My Grantham Journal columns (published 13th & 27th July 2012)

Published 13th July 2012 This week I had the “pleasure” of watching our MP, Nick Boles on Newsnight, giving a preview of a speech to be delivered at the Resolution Foundation. Now this is where Nick thinks he excels. He was a key player in drawing up the Conservative manifesto for the General election in 2010, and has been at the forefront of Conservative policy formation since he co-founded Policy Exchange. However, on this occasion, he has outdone himself. He announced to great fanfare a series of cuts in spending that he feels are necessary not only to reduce the … Continue reading My Grantham Journal columns (published 13th & 27th July 2012)

Seems I have been away for nearly a month

Just took a look at my blog, and I haven’t posted on here for a while. I was told when I first started blogging, I should keep writing regularly, so I didn’t get distracted. However that is just what has happened. Mind you, think I have a couple of good reasons. Firstly, I have just recently discovered I have been put at risk of redundancy. That means by Mid-October, it will be likely that I won’t be working for Virgin Media any more. Secondly, I have been pre-occupied with a lot of local politicking considering we are getting very close to the 2013 County … Continue reading Seems I have been away for nearly a month