Robert Goodwill MP

Snap The Dragon

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The Prime Minister has called for a snap General Election for Thursday 8th June :

Whilst JC may welcome the snap decision to change rules and to be voted on by Parliament tomorrow, perhaps enshrining his place at the top table for a further seven years as 'opposition' leader ...


Top 'Twonks' - Stashed & Slashed

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We don't have to look far to find Members of the Government's 'Twonks', 'Tories' or 'Nasti Party' who are all too willing to support Slasher Osborne and his version of Austerity measures that punish the most poor and vulnerable.

It might only be £30 per week ...


Where Abouts 'Bob' - Bilboa's Great Adventures

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As Marge Simpson is listed in the New Year's Honours list, (Oh yes she is :-)) the forgotten hero of the Borough, Bilboa 'Baggins' Bob, the most infamous absent MP Robert Goodwill has been wrapping up 2015 bagging himself a few bars and banners:

Bless, he even found time to get a quick letter of to the Gruff as he boldy goes about his brass hunt:


Why 'Devolution' Matters

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Erm, because you don't get a say? It will undermine democracy. 

Hailed as a 'Devolution of Powers' from Westminster  each devoluted Region or Combined Authority will have a Mayor, who would be ultimately held accountable and responsible.   Why is one person to be a scapegoat for the decisions of many?

As an example, lets look at a South Yorkshire Combined Authortiy:


York Potash RNS - Bingo?

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September 2015  Sirius Minerals Plc

Infrastructure UK prequalification

The Directors of Sirius Minerals PLC (AIM: SXX, OTCQX: SRUXY) ("Sirius Minerals" or the "Company") announce that the Company has received prequalification status from Infrastructure UK ("IUK").


On the Back Burner

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Here is one Qalypso appears to have missed, but are keeping an eye on ... its been brewing for quite some time and whilst the seriousness of the original incident remains, something is not quite erm, right.  Insanity beckons, lets take a look at Bill Edwards:

Reported back in November 2014 from the Whitby Gazette (but republished a couple of weeks ago)  :


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