The Hunt for a seven day NHS The hunt is on by the Health Secretary for his dream of a seven day NHS. At the moment weekends at a hospital in Britain are reminiscent of Leyland car manufacturing in the 1970s, the staff are not there! Jeremy Hunt wants to make sure that consultants are working to, heaven forbid, treat patients all the time. Rolling news about this and a summary of the plans are provided by the Telegraph. Continue reading
Having been born and raised in the beautiful constituency of South East Cornwall, fishing has and will always be an integral part of not only my life- but the livelihoods of so many of my constituents. Continue reading
Water Cannons? You Decide! The Home Secretary has just declined the Mayor of London's application to have three water cannons ready for use against rioters, thugs, and criminals. Boris has already bought three second hand water cannons from the Germans costing £218,000 which legally cannot be used. At least it has saved him from being the first to test the force of the blast as he originally promised ... But what are your views? Vote HERE!
Adam Afriyie MP : Conservatives must reignite social mobility by giving children the chance to excel
Conservatives celebrate success and particularly for those from less privileged backgrounds. I guess I came from a classically disadvantaged background, having been brought up by my mother in social housing in South London. Yet I was one of the few fortunate enough to get an education and earn enough as an entrepreneur to provide a comfortable life for my family. This should not be a one-off story; it should be commonplace. Continue reading
Tomorrow the House of Commons was supposed to vote on the important issue to change the law on fox hunting in England and Wales. Since the SNP have said that they will vote in line with Labour against the amendment to the law, despite the proposals being in the same as Scottish Law, the importance of having only English MPs voting on English matters is even more pronounced. Continue reading