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Time for Devo North

The excitement and the explosion of energy which have gone on in Scotland over the last few weeks are both a joy to behold and something for we poor Northerners, all excluded from the fun, should envy
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GREAT GRIMSBY MP MEETS APPRENTICES AT REGIONAL CHEMICAL MANUFACTURING EMPLOYER CRISTAL

Austin Mitchell MP visits the Stallingborough site to meet with graduates and apprentices whose careers are supported by historic engineering company
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Pfizer needs a dose of ethical tablets

Describing Pfizer’s intentions for AstraZeneca as “rape” has produced a Twitter storm of abuse from Tories anxious to distract attention from the Government’s weakness in the matter
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Grimsby Telegraph, 24th Mar 2014


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Grimsby Telegraph, 6th Feb 2014

HOW HEALTHY IS THE HEALTH SERVICE?
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Grimsby Telegraph, 7th March 2014

GEORGE`S BUDGET
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Lords reform - Clegg Clones?

NO CLEGG CLONES IN THE SENATE
The one thing to avoid in Lords reform is domination by the same people as the Commons. Elected, senators will be duplicates of US: thick skinned party hacks devoted to fighting each other and chanting a party line written by someone else. Different chamber, different jobs, different people please: brains, independence, less obsessive.
LAMENT FOR THE LIB DEMS
The Lib Dems have not only wrecked their popular standing by coalition, they’ve also ruined their role. As a third party they could take up unpopular causes the grown ups wouldn’t touch, fight for new ideas and pursue principles albeit prissy middle class ones.
Now they’ve sold out for power, forced to support shabby measures and cuts to stay there and condemned to attacking Labour at every opportunity using a mythical financial mess which they never saw before as their excuse for supporting economic policies which crucify their constituents.
It’s a great shame. We should feel sorry for them. The only outcome will be that they break or are broken. The Orange Bookers Clegg, Law, Davey and Alexander are so embedded and indoctrinated they’ve become Tories. Teather and Chloe et al. are unhappy and most don’t want to go on being human shields for Osborne. So they either split up or march out in 2013. A sad fact for an idealistic party gone whoring.

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