Tag: beyond belief

Subverting Democracy…

City Councillor Karen Barford, 47, Labour member for Queen’s Park ward in Brighton, has announced she will not seek re-election in 2019. She said offensive and threatening messages, phone calls and behaviour by members of the public had contributed to…

Rumbled!

A woman has lost out on more than £5,000 in disability benefits… as she cannot access her local assessment centre. How disgraceful! Jaki Whyte, from Colchester, has been out of work for 10 years as she is disabled. In order…

But…But…But My Cheap Labour Force!

The impact of the EU referendum on recruitment in catering, farming and the NHS has already been well documented. Now spare a thought for celebrity dog owners — who are facing a shortage of canine groomers. Oh noes! Calamity! Won’t…

Sure They Can, Frances!

Just not in bloody Kensington! More than 1 million households living in private rented accommodation are at risk of becoming homeless by 2020 because of rising rents, benefit freezes and a lack of social housing, new research from Shelter has…

Another Golfclap For British ‘Justice’….

A burglar who targeted six elderly and disabled victims during a four-week crime spree- including a 95-year-old woman- has been spared jail. Wha..? Among the items stolen were cash, iPads, reading glasses, bank cards, handbags and even disabled parking badges.…

“Because We Need To Keep You Compliant, Peasants…”

Insp Fergus Caulfield, from the Castle Point and Rochford community policing team, has spoken out about the use of social media to draw attention to crime amid a recent increase in burglaries on the island. Spoken out in favour, I…

How We Are Viewed By The UN….

All flights between the UK and Sharm el-Sheikh were suspended after the suspected terrorist bombing of a Russian plane. Since then the numbers of British tourists in Sharm has dwindled as they are forced to take multiple flights or a…

But I Am….

Judge Jeremy Richardson QC described it as a “weak case”, although he stressed he was not critical of the Crown Prosecution Service. Well, no. That’d be like a fish criticizing water, after all… Cabral hit out following the outcome of…