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General Election 2011

Given the fluctuating fortunes of the present coalition government, I for one think that it might not last the year.  Here is one naive but surely possible scenario. Advertisements

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Oh, those cuts!

It is a truism of British local government that residents generally detest ‘the council’ but are at the same time deeply appreciative of its services, especially libraries and parks.  Streetcleaning is another favourite.  Many seem not to link these to … Continue reading

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Whitehall v Town Hall

For the moment, the Lib Dems are getting all the heat of criticism for the cuts, but soon it will be the Conservatives’ turn.  Local government is the new frontline trench, soon to take heavy fire. Draw a line from … Continue reading

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