Buffoon Boris……by @parliamentview

Some people believe “entertaining” Boris could be the next Tory PM. God help us!….. 21st June 2017 – ‘Car crash’ interview – Click Here 17th Sept 2017 – He’s “back seat driving” on Brexit, says his colleague Amber Rudd! – Click Here 18th Sept 2017 – £350m – “The misuse of official figures” …… Click Here   17th May 2017 – Boris offends Sikh woman Boris Johnson … Continue reading Buffoon Boris……by @parliamentview

The 2017 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies and Broken Promises by @parliamentview

(Look elsewhere in my blog for my post: ‘The 2015 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies and Broken Promises’) This post is a work in progress, I’ll add to it as May drops her plans! Let’s see how many manifesto pledges get dropped or changed by the next election….. BROKEN/FAILED….. Dementia Tax – Not mentioned in the Queen’s Speech – Click Here Overturning Fox hunting ban – Scrapped … Continue reading The 2017 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies and Broken Promises by @parliamentview

Theresa May Lies and Spin at PMQ’s….by @parliamentview

5th July 2017 PM: “There are about 600,000 nurses registered in the United Kingdom; about half of them—300,000—work in the NHS in England. Contrary to what he says, we have 13,000 more nurses working in the NHS today compared with 2010.  The King’s Fund said on 19th May 2017: The number of nursing staff has increased by 1.8 per cent from 281,064 FTEs in 2010 to … Continue reading Theresa May Lies and Spin at PMQ’s….by @parliamentview

The Queen’s Speech 2017

The Queen’s Speech 2017 From the BBC website 21/06/17 Brexit   Repeal Bill This measure will repeal the 1972 European Communities Act and convert EU law into UK law The UK Parliament (and where appropriate, the devolved legislatures) will be free to make any future changes to its laws Customs Bill The bill will ensure: the UK has a standalone UK customs regime on exit … Continue reading The Queen’s Speech 2017

Theresa May Negotiates???….by @parliamentview

One of the big cons of the 2017 General Election was the impression that Theresa May would be involved in Brexit negotiations. Remember the election campaign was all me, me, me as far as May was concerned. This blog post aims to highlight, over the next two years, where Theresa May actually does any negotiating! From The Times – 3rd May 2017….. Theresa May will … Continue reading Theresa May Negotiates???….by @parliamentview

The 2017 Conservative Manifesto – The Lowlights…..by @parliamentview

The 2017 Tory manifesto is badly laid out. Clearly rushed, though they would have had enough time to bullet point it a bit! Here’s the worst of it……. Scrapping Free School Meals for infants – https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/education/theresa-may-branded-lunch-snatcher-free-school-meals-dropped/ Scrapping the Triple Lock – https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/3588313/theresa-may-pension-triple-lock-taxes-conservative-manifesto/ Scrapping the Tax Lock – David Cameron’s tax “triple lock”, which guaranteed there would be no rise in national insurance, VAT or income tax, will be … Continue reading The 2017 Conservative Manifesto – The Lowlights…..by @parliamentview

Conservatives – A series of gaffes!…….by @parliamentview

In the 2017 General Election campaign, Labour’s Dianne Abbott was asked about the cost of employing extra police officers. She got the figure wrong before being corrected, though it would appear she said £300,000 instead of 300 million. Of course the Tory press rounded on her, but it didn’t take long before their lot committed a series of gaffes….. Amber Rudd: “To hisses in the … Continue reading Conservatives – A series of gaffes!…….by @parliamentview