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Austerity has strangled Britain

Austerity has strangled Britain The Tories don’t have a coherent economic policy. While we wait for them to agree terms with the DUP, the truth about our economy is beginning to trickle out into the press. The economic news didn’t get much of a mention during the election campaign. The Bank of England’s warning that […]

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Mythbusting: Labour actually borrow less and repay more than the Tories

Labour governments borrow less and repay more Received wisdom says that Labour governments borrow more and repay less when in office, and the Tories borrow less and repay more.  This “fact” has been repeated so regularly over the decades by both Tory politicians and in the media to an extent that it is cemented in […]

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Brexit is already costing jobs in our area

Brexit costs jobs Lush, the cosmetics retailer based in Poole, have decided to speed up their plans to move jobs to Germany after the Brexit vote. They have confirmed 18 staff have already relocated to Dusseldorf in Germany, and while they confirmed no jobs have been lost at this stage in Poole, they also said […]