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General posts

“Bloody Health & Safety”. Our political tale was included in the Write Time, Write Place anthology

Bloody Health & Safety. A short story by Paul Cardin. r. John Fairfax MP was born free, but the people of his constituency were in chains. Today, a reckoning was coming, one which he was determined to turn and face. … Continue reading

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Wirral Council Extraordinary Meeting of 25th February 2019. Called to discuss the Hoylake Celtic Manor Golf Resort

The following information was drawn this evening from the Wirral Council website and is published without comment. Beneath this, following the announcement of former Labour Councillor Chris Meaden’s newly Independent status, is some updated information regarding the make-up of council … Continue reading

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The unfair sacking of Andrew Smith, NHS whistleblower and trade union representative. A heady cocktail of tainted ingredients. Or how CQC, NHS Improvement & Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust worked together on FPPR.

Originally posted on Alexander's Excavations:
By Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist 7 February 2019   Summary  The government and its arms length bodies continue to protect poor senior NHS managers. The Kark FPPR Review report…

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Saudi crown prince’s oil business failure

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog: This 1 February 2019 video says about itself: 🇸🇦 Why did Saudi Aramco‘s ambitious selloff fail? l Al Jazeera English Saudi Aramco was supposed to be the biggest stock market offering of…

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RIP Jeremy Hardy, comedian, commentator, Socialist.

Far too young. Brilliantly funny, a deeply compassionate and caring person. We will miss him very much 😪 RIP Jeremy Hardy.Far too young. — Wirral in It Together ⏳ (@Wirral_In_It) February 1, 2019

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Hard Times

Originally posted on kilfoyleonpolitics:
It was absolutely right of Steve Rotheram to attack the bloated bureaucracy being foisted on the metromayoralty by Joe Anderson, in anticipation of him getting the job. For this arrogant man to dismiss the cost as…

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Frank Field. Is he “Feeding Britain”, as claimed?

As his long career in public life comes to a close, Frank Field was meeting royalty yesterday in his Birkenhead constituency.  See all the local and national newspapers for the gushing coverage. Ever the one to promote his own causes, … Continue reading

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A housing solution, the best under the sun…

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Ivan Rogers’ Brexit Lecture of Thursday 13th December 2018 – the Nine Lessons on Brexit

The Nine Lessons on Brexit Ivan Rogers KCMG is the UK’s former Ambassador to the EU. These are links to a two-part Brexit themed lecture given at Liverpool’s Heseltine Institute for Public Policy last Thursday 13th December 2018 by Ivan … Continue reading

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8th April 2013 – Thatcher is dead. Cameron hails her outside 10 Downing Street. In Liverpool, there was a different response.

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