Daily Archives: January 28, 2016

Granting a home to refugee children is not as simple as it sounds

‘‘The care system in the UK leaves much to be desired and is already strained. Even young children may be scarred in many ways by their experience and require treatment or long-term therapy to adjust. A new Kindertransport may be … Continue reading

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David Cameron defends ‘bunch of migrants’ comment

”He said he “doesn’t accept at all” that the phrase was unpleasant. “I was making a very clear point” http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/david-cameron-defends-bunch-of-migrants-comment-about-those-people-in-calais-a6839146.html IR Comment: ”Not racist, but typical of an over-privileged snob, who is used to looking down on people less fortunate … Continue reading

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‘I thought I was going to prison, I owed the council that much money’

”Victims of public sector debt collectors explain the impact of bailiffs, inflexible demands and unaffordable payments on their mental health” http://www.theguardian.com/public-leaders-network/2016/jan/28/prison-council-money-public-sector-debt-collectors GR Comment:  ”a friend of mine recently confided in me that for the past 10 years, she’d been hounded … Continue reading

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UK Column News 28 January 2016

Part 1 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijrackGofQU Part 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yvfhR_QSGOM Part 3 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3B33qpRs2I UKC reports that the privatisation of NHS is almost complete but being hidden until the ‘right time’ is reached.  All failing hospitals will be sold off and the … Continue reading

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Telford Labour Party angry at MP Lucy Allan’s reply

January 9, 2016 ”Ms Allan’s office sent Telford Constituency Labour Party a brief note saying the contents of its letter had “been noted” and that Ms Allan was “pleased to learn that Telford Labour Party condemn online abuse and harassment”. … Continue reading

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Another TC Does ”A George Osborne” – Tory ”Cabinet Ministers” Are Really Just A Buch Of Cowards

Cowardly Iain Duncan Smith ducks MPs’ furious questions over court ruling on “rotten” Bedroom Tax ”The Tory welfare slasher faced shouts of “shame” as MPs tried to grill him on the Court of Appeal’s ruling that the levy discriminates against … Continue reading

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Mansion with entire floor devoted to wine and cigars sells for more than £30m

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/mansion-entire-floor-devoted-wine-7256845 GW:  What a waste of money!

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Iain Duncan Smith defeated over plans to cut disabled benefits by £30 a week

”Peers have inflicted yet another crushing blow on Tory welfare cuts. Iain Duncan Smith suffered a major setback last night over his plan to slash benefits for the chronically sick and disabled by almost £30 a week.” http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/iain-duncan-smith-defeated-over-7260502 GW:  That … Continue reading

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Man leaves very polite note to burglars who keep stealing his car – and it worked

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/man-leaves-very-polite-note-7260504 GW:  This man is a saint and I guess the rest of us might do well to be more circumspect and take a leaf out of his book.

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Banksters & Libor & Funny Money

Five bankers found not guilty of rigging Libor rates ‘in exchange for curries’ ”Ex-brokers Colin Goodman, Danny Wilkinson, Terry Farr, James Gilmour and Noel Cryan were acquitted of manipulating Libor rates with previously convicted and jailed former trader Tom Hayes. … Continue reading

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