While the media were having fun with the Labour reshuffle, we took a few more steps down the road to becoming a water-logged, fracked up, desolate, wasteland.

The floods are still the daily headline for thousands in the North of England and Scotland. Cameron’s flood defence cuts should be coming under increased scrutiny by the media. But what are the media fixated on? Corbyn, his reshuffle and the right-wing wingers who see their political careers going down the drain. Those on the Labour right are just as bad as the Tories. They … Continue reading While the media were having fun with the Labour reshuffle, we took a few more steps down the road to becoming a water-logged, fracked up, desolate, wasteland.

Academy chain’s fees for ‘consultants’ put schools programme under scrutiny | Education | The Guardian

Griffin Schools Trust paid more than £800,000 in two years to consulting companies in which trustees have financial interests Source: Academy chain’s fees for ‘consultants’ put schools programme under scrutiny | Education | The Guardian Reports of dubious financial goings on continue to plague the Government’s academy programme. You would think alarms bells would be ringing in and around Downing Street, but nothing seems to … Continue reading Academy chain’s fees for ‘consultants’ put schools programme under scrutiny | Education | The Guardian

Bedfordshire Climate Change Forum Is hosting a free public meeting

Bedfordshire Climate Change Forum Is hosting a free public meeting CLIMATE CAN’T WAIT! IT’S TIME TO ACT  Monday Oct 19th 7pm THE QUARRY THEATRE St Peters St, Bedford MK40 2NN Doors open 6.30pm. All Welcome For more info contact Bedford Climate Change Forum 01234 930320 With Speakers:  Matt Williams and Janet Millar Climate Change Officers from RSPB and Bedford Borough Council Tabitha Spence Co-International Secretary from … Continue reading Bedfordshire Climate Change Forum Is hosting a free public meeting

It’s you, Conservative government. Please stop. ‹ Reader — WordPress.com

Source: It’s you, Conservative government. Please stop. ‹ Reader — WordPress.com “Who is in charge of our country’s finances?  Who is formulating our country’s policies?  Who is devising our country’s laws?  YOU.  Who has been in charge for the last five years?  YOU.   Who, in that time, didn’t build enough housing; didn’t train sufficient doctors, nurses, teachers…?  Who has denigrated and undermined public service?  YOU. … Continue reading It’s you, Conservative government. Please stop. ‹ Reader — WordPress.com