The AV Debate

It was no surprise to hear Radio Five cover the AV debate this morning (starts at 7:10 am – one hour in probably).  It was surprising to me though to hear what a poor, destructive and destroyable argument that Matthew Elliott of the No Campaign put forward. If my memory Read more…

What is Big Society?

A friend and colleague of mine, @gilest, tweeted about a report in our local paper about Wiltshire Council reviewing leisure facilities and the “imminent” closure of the Bradford on Avon swimming pool. Our brand new MP, @duncanhames picked up on the “terrible news”, but pointed out it has been planned Read more…

Election poster

The European Parliament have released a set of posters to encourage us to vote in the European elections on June 2nd.  I liked this one.  Made me think about what my choice would be. One slight gripe.  The posters have been uploaded to Flickr with all rights reserved.  This means Read more…