Monthly Archives: April 2013

Police Commissioner Stew

It didn’t seem a bad idea having an elected Police Commissioner to replace an appointed Police Authority. ¬†‘Elected’ is a good word that implies visibility and accountability. ¬†Commissioner implies one person which sounds efficient. Although perhaps knowledge of the EU … Continue reading

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Taking Wealthy Pensioners out of benefits

Wealthy pensioners should give back their social welfare benefits it is said. Probably they should and what would we save. Bus pass – a wealthy person wouldn’t be seen dead on a bus – saving zero. Winter Heating Allowance – … Continue reading

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Vote UKIP to get the opposite of what you want

Is UKIP just a protest party during a time when people are disillusioned by the big three parties. ¬†Is there something about its policies that appeal to many in the electorate. Or is it just a pressure group trying to … Continue reading

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