Tag Archives: Election 2015

The mountain that Corbyn faces

This is the top fifty or so seats in the current parliament that Labour have to make a good attempt at taking if they want any chance of winning the next general election.  This comes from the UK Polling Website. The … Continue reading

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The view from the Shire

So I have now recovered from  disturbed sleep patterns and a hangover thanks to the election. It is time to take stock of one of the bluest of blue shires in England.  The first thing to say is that as … Continue reading

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We All Got It Wrong….

Well the votes have been cast and counted and the one lesson from the general election in the United Kingdom is that everyone got it wrong.  Whether there is any great virtue in being found out along with anyone else … Continue reading

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When is a majority not a majority? When it is not a Tory majority.

Things are starting to get really rattled in the Tory supporting press this morning. They appear to be waking up to the fact that for the fifth general election in a row the Conservatives will not win an outright majority … Continue reading

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It’s the NHS stupid

95 Billion pounds is a lot of money – an astonishing amount of money only thing is it is not enough and not enough by an awful lot – maybe 8 billion maybe 30 billion – who really knows?   … Continue reading

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Shake It out… shake it out

It comes to something when a person who follows politics has had enough but that point has been reached…when will this hell be over?  We have another 6 days of politicians of whatever hue are just making things up as … Continue reading

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Show me the money…

In just under two weeks time the phony election will be over and the real election will start as the parties and their leaders lick their wounds whilst starting to work out how they are going get enough votes together to … Continue reading

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