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by bindeweede
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: A second referendum - or a general election?
Replies: 39
Views: 1655

Re: A second referendum - or a general election?

And another dolly down. "MP Will Quince resigns over Brexit deal in latest blow to Theresa May The Conservative MP for Colchester, Essex, said he "implores" Theresa May to go back to the European Union." https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/breaking-mp-quince-resigns-over-13707257 He was ministeri...
by bindeweede
Sat Dec 08, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 596
Views: 58363

Re: Brexit consequences

"The ‘meaningful vote’ debate: still riddled with pretence, incoherence and fantasy." Perceptive post from Chris Grey, Professor of Organization Studies at Royal Holloway, University of London, and previously a Professor at Cambridge University and Warwick University. As I noted at the time they di...
by bindeweede
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Bad news for UKIP.
Replies: 47
Views: 6485

Re: Bad news for UKIP.

Ex-UKIP leader Paul Nuttall quits party over Tommy Robinson role
https://twitter.com/joe_co_uk/status/83 ... 84?lang=en

But to be fair, he's been newsworthy for years. An entertaining video from Feb 2017.

https://twitter.com/joe_co_uk/status/83 ... 84?lang=en
by bindeweede
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 10
Views: 2663

Re: Great pics...great captions?

BREAKING: UK exhausted from endless stream of Brexit bollocks so here’s a picture of some puppies.

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by bindeweede
Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Nigel Farage gets his life back
Replies: 11
Views: 1501

Re: Nigel Farage gets his life back

"Nigel Farage quits Ukip over its anti-Muslim 'fixation' ." Writing in the Daily Telegraph, Farage condemned Batten’s decision to throw Ukip’s support behind an anti-Brexit demonstration in London on Sunday organised by Robinson and his associates, saying it was likely to “inspire violence and thug...
by bindeweede
Tue Dec 04, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 596
Views: 58363

Re: Brexit consequences

An historical moment. As far as I can tell, a British Government has never been held in contempt of Parliament.

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/20 ... offrey-cox
by bindeweede
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 596
Views: 58363

Re: Brexit consequences

It is hard to keep up with what is going on in The Commons. A recent tweet from David Allen Green. If the Crown ignores the will of Parliament we will now have, at long last, the first genuine constitutional crisis of Brexit. So far Executive/Legislature/Judiciary have resolved respective difference...
by bindeweede
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: A second referendum - or a general election?
Replies: 39
Views: 1655

Re: A second referendum - or a general election?

Tory minister Sam Gyimah resigns in protest at Theresa May's withdrawal deal.
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/20 ... ssion=true

And will there be more..?
by bindeweede
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 596
Views: 58363

Re: Brexit consequences

A Video, published today.."Brexit: Facts vs Fear, with Stephen Fry" - for anyone who has not yet seen it.

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by bindeweede
Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: The Rochdale Herald
Replies: 24
Views: 3333

Re: The Rochdale Herald

And old article from The Suffolk Gazette, which seems to be similar in style to The Rochdale Herald. Article probably best not read by those of a sensitive disposition.

"....particularly green ones." :lol :lol :lol

https://www.suffolkgazette.com/news/suf ... -tractors/
by bindeweede
Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: BBC stuff.
Replies: 4
Views: 220

BBC stuff.

That fake vicar......whether you agree with him or not, this is something of a classic. Andrew Adonis ‏ Dearly beloved brethren, forasmuch as Newsnight was once a serious news programme, until led astray by fake pastors claiming to be ministers of the holy sacrements, stir up we beseech thee thy fai...
by bindeweede
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 318
Views: 33504

Re: New cartoon thread.

Gave me the first smile for days.........

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by bindeweede
Mon Nov 26, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 318
Views: 33504

Re: New cartoon thread.

New £50 note? Simply a nightmare.....

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by bindeweede
Sun Nov 25, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 596
Views: 58363

Re: Brexit consequences

One person's reply to May's letter. Worth a few minutes of your time, I'd suggest. (Edwin Hayward.)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jDOXqJ ... pnmcx/view
by bindeweede
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: General Health Issues.
Topic: "The Worst Measles Outbreak In The European Union."
Replies: 1
Views: 260

"The Worst Measles Outbreak In The European Union."

A 2016 survey by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine showed that many of the countries with the highest skepticism of vaccines were in Europe. In France, for instance, 41 percent of those surveyed said vaccines are not safe — more than three times the global average of 12 percent. Bo...