Tag Archives: democracy

My toaster’s going to Towcester

I hope to go soon to Towcester, Brackley and the southern part of Northampton in the constituency of Andrea Leadsom MP Financial Secretary to the Treasury who responded for the government to the debate on 20th Nov about who should … Continue reading

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In support of Hong Kong

Felt I wanted to express at least some gesture of support for Hong Kong’s brave and disciplined democracy activists.

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Hong Kong election candidates blocked by Beijing

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-29125769 This is a crucial issue of democracy and a test of UK moral fibre. We should press China to allow Hong Kong citizens the freedom to stand for Hong Kong’s forthcoming leadership elections instead of saying that only Beijing … Continue reading

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An elected mayor for Birmingham UK

Please use your referendum vote to oppose making the mayor here a directly elected office. An elected mayor would be remote, protected by a large PR team and minders and would relate to us by TV sound-bites and it would … Continue reading

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