Do we really need more female MPs?

Do we really need more female MPs?

Women’s Equality month, which I am confident International Women’s day has now permanently branded into everyone’s calendars, provided female activists, campaigners, journalists, and politicians with a platform to progress ‘equality’. Among the loudest and most frequently repeated issues raised on the day were the need for more female MPs and...

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Which one is the Green candidate?

At the London 2016 mayoral hustings organized in early March by The Green Alliance, Zac Goldsmith, Sadiq Khan, Caroline Pidgeon, and Sian Berry were all asked: “What the next mayor can do to improve our capital?”   Such was the level of agreement about their collective Green policies that, about...

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Beware the IDS of March

Shortly before his assassination, the Roman senate declared Julius Caesar “dictator in perpetuity” and went to inform him about good news. Caesar did not stand to greet them which apparently caused such offence that many believe it was this faux pas that precipitated the civil war which culminated in the...

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Parking tickets for Knightsbridge “gold fleet” of supercars

Hundreds of car enthusiasts and photographers have descended on Cadogan Place, Knightsbridge, causing chaos for local residents and motorists, after it was reported that a “gold fleet” of supercars have been given fixed penalty notices which could cost the owner hundreds of pounds.   The gold supercar fleet, which is...

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