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Anna Soubry’s twopennorth . . .

From”The Guardian“, 23 July 2019 . . . Around 92,000 members who no longer even represent Conservative voters have crowned the “clown prince” as our prime minister. Just when we need a prime minister to bring us together, lead us … Continue reading

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Your New Prime Minister . . .

LONDON — Boris Johnson, to whom lying comes as easily as breathing, is on the verge of becoming prime minister. He faces the most complex and intractable political crisis to affect Britain since 1945. That should be concerning enough. But … Continue reading

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A Prorogued Democracy ?

News from the Good Law Project and Jolyon Maugham QC . . . Suspending Parliament is the act of a dictator. We can’t allow it. Yet again, a No Deal Brexit – which Parliament has repeatedly rejected – is back … Continue reading

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Johnson, Amoral and Ignorant . . .

It is one thing to have a candidate for leadership of the Conservative Party and hence likely to be Prime Minister, if only for a short time, who is known to be devoid of any moral sense in the matter … Continue reading

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Where we are at . . .

The following is a cut and paste job of an article published in Prospect Magazine which sums up our present situation so well I thought it deserved to be pinched. “If, during the 2016 referendum campaign, you had told voters that … Continue reading

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Mighty Text . . .

It is a pleasure to be able to compliment a business on their efficiency. I recently received a bill from my Tesco Club Card Credit Card for about £32 which had been paid to Mighty Text – an app I … Continue reading

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Gracefield Arts – Fine Arts Society Exhibition

I began writing this on my mobile phone sitting on a bench at Gracefield Arts in Dumfries at the Fine Arts Society exhibition. If these are the fine arts, spare us from the bad arts. It really is very troubling … Continue reading

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Spuds

At Tesco we buy – when they are available, they seem to be less so these days – “Charlotte” which are sold as salad potatoes, but we like them at all meals. These seed potatoes were sold as Charlotte, but … Continue reading

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Guy Verhofstadt nails it again . . .

I found this today (via Twitter I think) and I thought it was so good that it needed to be preserved and put on public display. So here it is . . . Boris Johnson’s Big Lie Jun 26, 2019 … Continue reading

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“Smart Meters”

Read the gas meter preparatory to sending it off to OVO on line. Once on line I discovered that there was already a reading entered for 19 June – by smart meter !!* I can only assume that the plumber … Continue reading

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