Category Politics

UK SHOULD EXPEL ISRAELI AGENTS

Officially Shai Masot is a junior member of staff at the Israeli Embassy in London. In fact he is an Israeli agent and army officer who was plotting to create a scandal to destroy the career of junior foreign minister Alan Duncan. He was plotting with Maria Strizzolo, who until today worked for Robert Halfon MP, […]

ANOTHER RAIL INVESTMENT SACRIFICED TO FUND HS2

The Department for Transport today announced that it is “deferring” Great Western main line electrification to Bristol, Oxford, Henley and Windsor. It aims to reach Cardiff in 2019, Swansea in 2024 and presumably Newbury in 2017, but the rest of the project is shelved. Rail minister Paul Maynard has given no dates for resuming the […]

FORMER ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY SUPPORTS APARTHEID

George Carey was Archbishop of Canterbury 1991–2002 and is now a life peer. He supports the many apartheid checkpoints that Israel illegally operates in East Jerusalem and the West Bank as “sadly needed”. Ignoring the fact that Israel has oppressed Palestinians ever since it was founded in 1948, Carey claims he is saddened by the […]

DEFENCE AND SECURITY ARE BIGGER THAN ANY ONE PARTY

On 27 February about 60,000 of us took part in a CND march from Marble Arch to Trafalgar Square to oppose the UK replacing Trident with a new nuclear missile system. We were led by SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood, Green MP and former leader Caroline Lucas and CND veteran Bruce […]

PETER WILKINSON HAS NO PLACE IN THE RAIL INDUSTRY

A Department for Transport civil servant has made a provocative and untruthful attack on train drivers. Peter Wilkinson is the DfT’s Director of Rail Franchising. His curriculum vitae presents him as a railway manager whose career has passed to and fro via a revolving door between railway companies and the DfT. On 18 February at […]

PATRICK McLOUGHLIN AND HS2 MUST GO

Richard Parry-Jones has resigned after almost three years as Chairman of Network Rail. He has borne full responsibility for its cost under-estimates and poor project management, which have, for example, seen Great Western electrification go £800 million over-budget and fall at least a year behind schedule. PATRICK McLOUGHLIN So why is Patrick McLoughlin still Transport […]

AN UNSOLVED FATAL SHOOTING WHEN LEON BRITTAN WAS HOME SECRETARY

On the evening of Friday 5 April 1985 a maroon Volvo saloon car left the road near the junction of the A87 and A887 at Bun Loyne, a remote spot in Inverness-shire. The car came to rest 90 feet from the road, its front and bonnet somewhat crumpled, athwart a burn on a moor. The […]