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The Carillion Problem

The Carillion Problem

Richard Marshall January 16, 2018 0

This week has seen the fall of the ‘sick old man’ that was Carillion. The UK’s second largest construction firm, which holds hundreds of government contracts and employs tens of thousands of workers has

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‘I discriminate against conservatives’ admits top Guardian writer

‘I discriminate against conservatives’ admits top Guardian writer

James Bickerton January 13, 2018 4

The influential left-wing writer Laurie Penny has admitted that, when she has the chance, she actively discriminates against conservatives. Writing in The Guardian (where else?) Penny stated that ‘I discriminate against people who are

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Labour are ‘bonkers’ young Tories told at London Christmas Party

Labour are ‘bonkers’ young Tories told at London Christmas Party

James Bickerton December 22, 2017 1

Tory MP James Cleverly told a gathering of around 100 young Conservatives that Labour under Corbyn’s leadership are ‘bonkers’. Spoiler alert – he was correct. The young activists, a mixture of students and young

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Meet Sophie: the young Tory who’s call for cross-party friendship went viral

Meet Sophie: the young Tory who’s call for cross-party friendship went viral

James Bickerton December 19, 2017 0

Over the summer there was something of a kerfuffle about whether you can be friends with someone who actively supports a different political party. The debate was triggered by Laura Pidock, the new Labour MP

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FACEBOOK REFUSES TO REMOVE ‘KICK A TORY DAY’ EVENT

FACEBOOK REFUSES TO REMOVE ‘KICK A TORY DAY’ EVENT

James Bickerton December 18, 2017 0

Well here’s a turn-up for the books. Social media giant Facebook is currently REFUSING to remove an event entitled ‘Kick A Tory Day’ hosted by a left-wing activist. The event, which has 860 confirmed

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Labour’s Brexit betrayal gives the Conservatives an opportunity

Labour’s Brexit betrayal gives the Conservatives an opportunity

Sam Ancliff December 15, 2017 0

Roughly two-thirds of Parliamentary Constituencies that currently have a Labour MP voted to Leave and almost all of these Labour incumbents saw their majorities dropped significantly. Looking at some of the strongest Vote Leave

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Why as a libertarian I voted Tory at the General Election

Why as a libertarian I voted Tory at the General Election

Frederick Colbey November 28, 2017 0

In the recent 2017 general election, I lost my voteginity to the now secretary of state for international development, Penny Mordaunt. However, as a Libertarian, when I first heard that my constituency of Portsmouth

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Are Britain’s mining towns turning Conservative?

Are Britain’s mining towns turning Conservative?

Sam Ancliff November 24, 2017 0

Constituencies based upon coalfields have long been safe havens for Labour, especially in recent decades after the closing of many of the mines have been attributed to Thatcher’s term as Prime Minister. This misguided

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Activate had a bumpy start – but we’ve got big plans for the future

Activate had a bumpy start – but we’ve got big plans for the future

Sam Ancliff November 20, 2017 0

When I first became involved with the formation of Activate, I was hopeful but not overly confident of success. Activate wasn’t manufactured and there was little-consolidated direction in its origin, I struggle to pinpoint

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Opinion: It’s more than a slogan – Theresa May really is strong and stable

Opinion: It’s more than a slogan – Theresa May really is strong and stable

Sam Ancliff November 13, 2017 0

Attempted coups, plotting ministers, Brexit, a lost majority, scandal after scandal and Anna Soubry getting as much TV time as she possibly can, it is hard to think of a Prime Minister, or even

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