Posts tagged ‘labour party’

November 8, 2019

It’s Common Sense

by duncanr

voters in the UK go to the polls in a few weeks to elect a new government

the Labour Party produced this ad for a previous election but the message is just as relevant now as it was then

September 24, 2014

Keep Your Mitts off my NHS

by duncanr

it’s party conference time here in the UK – first off is the Labour Party, but it wasn’t any speech from the political leaders that moved delegates and ordinary punters watching the proceedings on TV

it was 91 yr old war veteran Harry Smith, speaking about the NHS

March 3, 2014

Who the F*ck needs Maths ?

by duncanr

mathsIt may be different now but when I was at school in Scotland in the 60’sa wee while ago I took ‘O’ level exams in Arithmetic, and Maths

The former tested a knowledge of adding, subtracting, dividing, and multiplying

The latter tested knowledge of utter useless shite (unless one was going to . . .

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September 29, 2010

Big Brother Quits

by duncanr

David Miliband has finally announced what everyone expected of him – he will not serve in his brother’s Shadow Cabinet, but will instead retire to the back benches.

He has done so, he says, because he does not want Labour to be distracted by talk of a split between the brothers.

Excuse me?

Refusing to serve in the Cabinet . . .

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