Category: Conservatives

Fair Work?

News this morning of the Government’s plans to make those on unemployment benefit for over two years contribute something towards their payments from the State. As usual some on the right are delighted and some on the left are apoplectic.

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Ann Widdecombe at the Rally

This was actually rather good.

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Social Conservatives, Please Don’t Vote Conservative Today

Today across the United Kingdom is election day. Voters up and down the country will  be electing their local councillors, deciding in referenda whether they want town and city mayors, and in London will be settling the Boris v Ken

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David Cameron’s Favourite Bible Verses

A lovely touchy-feely story in the Guardian today about David Cameron’s favourite Bible verses. For someone who once likened his religious faith to the “patchy reception of Magic FM in the Chilterns: it sort of comes and goes”, David Cameron‘s public professions of

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David Cameron’s Easter Message

From Conservatives.com. I would like to send my best wishes to everyone here in Britain and across the world as we come together to celebrate this very special festival in the Christian year. Easter is a time when Christians are

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Oldham East and Saddleworth points in one direction

… and that is coalition by-election candidates. A lot of fuss today in centre right blogs on how to respond to the result overnight from the by-election. Conservative Home has joined the criticism of some in the Tory party of

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