I like the hat

In a brave move the LibDems have just produced a new Part Political Broadcast. In a similar vein to W1A (the BBC comedy satirising the BBC) it is probably going to be a bit 'Marmite' - you're going to love it or hate it. You can check it out here

The Brexit lies

The Washington Post has written an interesting piece about the Brexit lies coming home to roost. It is a rare opportunity. Seldom does the voting public have the chance to watch their elected politicians confront very specific false promises in real time. Usually campaign promises are either too vague to be contrasted with reality (“Make America … Continue reading The Brexit lies

Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Bedale

Today the CCG are in Bedale for the consultation. Bedale residents' journeys are going to increase from a 30 minute bus journey to a 2 hour 54 minute marathon to visit relatives in Auckland Park and a  17 mile round trip to The Friarage by car becomes a 60 mile round trip to Auckland Park. … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Bedale

Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Hawes

The CCG were in Hawes yesterday. The proposed closure of Wards 14 and 15 and the moving of mental health services to Darlington and Auckland Park will have a dramatic impact on Hawes residents. What was already a 2hour 43 minute journey to the Friarage by bus will become a 3 hour 13 minute journey and … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Hawes