My local experience as a constituency MP has been a reminder of how nationalisation failed and privatisation works.
Corbyn’s Michael Foot tribute act gives the Conservatives the potential to secure a landslide by winning over the patriotic working-class vote.
Plus: I now love Liverpool. Getting ready for Birmingham. Come and hear me interview David Davis there. And: My most shameful secret revealed.
An attractive alternative scheme for Mount Pleasant would actually increase the number of new homes
The No campaign must not put the boot into the First Minister. They must tease him instead.
Labour’s proposals are unworkable – instead, let’s have a concrete plan for the banking sector.
Politics, not economics, will underpin the government’s programme of privatisation in our banks.
JP Floru is a City of Westminster Councillor and is the author of What the Immigrant Saw and Heavens on Earth: How to Create Mass Prosperity So what are the “cuddly” Greens up to nowadays? Caroline Lucas became the only ever Green MP when she was elected for Brighton Pavilion with a 1,252 majority in […]
JP Floru is a Westminster Councillor, Senior Research Fellow of the Adam Smith Institute and writer of Heavens on Earth: How to Create Mass Prosperity. Follow JP on Twitter. The service customers obtain from state-run post offices is often abysmal – a relic of how state services were run in the 1970s. Privatising the state post offices is […]
Business Secretary Lord Mandelson (as we must learn to call him) made a statement to the House of Lords yesterday. Apparently the Government’s plans have led to the resignation of Jim McGovern as PPS to Pat McFadden, a minister who works under Mandy – sorry, Lord Mandelson. Lord Mandy (there, that’s a compromise) outlined the […]
20 per cent of Royal Mail is now owned by its staff and small investors – a privatisation I undertook. That’s what we should be doing with our remaining state shareholdings.