Monthly Archives: April 2017

Leicester’s new A&E / ED department

Originally posted on LASS:
Today at 7pm the Balmoral Building at LRI (main entrance) will close permanently so access to A&E/Balmoral will not be possible. Here’s a new map of the LRI site, with directions to both Adult & Children’s…

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Corbyn’s NHS pay pledge is a lifeline for all of us, not just health staff #GE2017

SKWAWKBOX Labour’s newly-announced pledge to remove the NHS pay cap and reinstate the bursary for nursing students is that rarest of things – a promise from a party leader who can be trusted and that’s exactly in line with his … Continue reading

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Labour And The Left Simply Do Not ‘Get’ Patriotism, And Their Patron Saints Holiday Proposal Proves It

Originally posted on Semi-Partisan Politics:
– The Labour Party’s genius plan to “unite the nation” by further Balkanising the United Kingdom The Labour Party and the British Left in general just don’t get it. With the honourable exception of a few…

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Full Details Of Motability Scheme For Claimants Appealing A DLA To PIP Decision

Originally posted on Same Difference:
With many thanks to Benefits And Work. ? More details of the arrangements to allow claimants to keep their Motability vehicles whilst appealing a disability living allowance (DLA) to personal independence payment (PIP) decision have…

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Theresa May’s ‘preventing tourism’ is NOT her first tongue-slip of campaign

SKWAWKBOX An actual tank on an actual lawn On Tuesday in Wales, Theresa May told her specially-invited audience that she wants the UK to become, world leaders in preventing tourism. Since a large part of the Welsh economy depends on … Continue reading

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The day I met Jeremy Corbyn

Originally posted on Fear and Loathing in Great Britain:
Have you noticed how alike Jeremy Corbyn and Ken Loach are? Both are somewhat reticent, unassuming people, plain speaking, with no airs and graces and utterly lacking in pomposity. That said,…

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30 MPs/others facing prosecution for #Toryelectoral fraud. Why isn’t #31?

SKWAWKBOX As the SKWAWKBOX reported last week, thirty Tory MPs and election agents are facing referral for trial by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) over allegations of fraud involving their election expenses. This was announced by the head of communications … Continue reading

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“Amazed how nervous she was” – why .@theresa_may really won’t debate #GE17

SKWAWKBOX A Dudley pensioner’s encounter may have given us the key to the real reason that Theresa ‘Chicken’ May has ducked (sorry to mix bird words) out of any debates with other party leaders. As the local paper the Express … Continue reading

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