Boris Johnson Accused Of Corrupt Government

Boris Johnson has been accused of leading a government based on sleaze and degradation, and it came as he defiantly stood by under fire Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick amid cash for favours claims, repeatedly declaring the matter was closed. It came after Robert Jenrick seemed to admit racing through planning permission to help Tory donorContinue reading “Boris Johnson Accused Of Corrupt Government”

Poverty Not Only Inflicts Suffering

Millions of children are living in poverty in the United Kingdom and this marks the 20th anniversary of Labour’s promise to eradicate child hunger. Much progress was made under Tony Blair and Gordon Brown but that good work was destroyed by the Conservatives, and there have been debates about how you measure child hunger, butContinue reading “Poverty Not Only Inflicts Suffering”

Boris Johnson’s 50,000 New Nurses Claim

Boris Johnson’s promise of 50,000 new nurses for the NHS includes 18,500 current NHS nurses. That was the headline policy from the Tory manifesto that was launched in Telford. But it fell apart inside hours of being announced, as the party was made to confirm the figure included thousands of nurses already employed in theContinue reading “Boris Johnson’s 50,000 New Nurses Claim”

Boris Johnson Will Keep Charging Thousands Of Patients

Boris Johnson will promise to keep charging thousands of patients, visitors and personnel to park outside hospitals and the announcement is set to come in the Conservative’s manifesto, which only ends charges for a portion of patients, staff and visitors. Most NHS staff on daytime shifts and the preponderance of outpatients will still be stungContinue reading “Boris Johnson Will Keep Charging Thousands Of Patients”

Angry Mum Confronts Top Tory

An exasperated mum braved Dominic Raab about Tory claims of putting £500 into the pocket of everybody. The Foreign Secretary was questioned about Conservative proposals to increase the threshold for paying National Insurance when an unnamed mum said she was a food bank user and questioned him about the suggestion it would put £500 inContinue reading “Angry Mum Confronts Top Tory”

Theresa May Should Quit

Theresa May should stand down as Prime Minister next month, that’s what former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith has stated. This comes after the Prime Minister’s fragmented authority suffered a further setback as a major study revealed that Jeremy Corbyn was heading for No 10. The Conservatives would lose 59 seats at a general election,Continue reading “Theresa May Should Quit”

Biggest Broadcasting Union Joins Battle

Britain’s largest broadcasting union has joined the Mirror-backed campaign to save free TV licences for the over-75s, as millions of older people risk being disrobed of the benefit after the Tories gave responsibility for funding the perk to the corporation from June 2020. But pensioners and campaigners are battling to save the necessary lifeline, andContinue reading “Biggest Broadcasting Union Joins Battle”

Tory Brexiter Resigns From Government

A senior Brexiter Tory has retired from the Government so he can vote against Theresa May ’s deal. Gareth Johnson was a government whip, whose responsibility was to ensure order amongst backbench MPs. He was previously an assistant to both David Davis and Dominic Raab, and in his letter to Theresa May, he wrote thatContinue reading “Tory Brexiter Resigns From Government”

Becoming Homeless Under Universal Credit

A pensioner who cares for her brain-damaged teenage granddaughter worries they could lose their home because of benefit cuts as she goes over to Universal Credit. Jean Godfrey has brought up Emily Lydon, who has the human kind of mad cow disease since she was a baby. The 19-year-old’s condition started in the womb whenContinue reading “Becoming Homeless Under Universal Credit”

Preparing For The Challenge

Theresa May is mounting a tour of the United Kingdom and planning to challenge Jeremy Corbyn to a live TV debate on Brexit, and if agreed the show could happen on Sunday 9 December, days before the Commons vote. The reports come despite chicken Mrs May ducking calls for TV debates during last year’s generalContinue reading “Preparing For The Challenge”