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Boris Johnson Conservative GE2019 Parliament Privatisation Scrutiny

Gutted!

Let’s hold these Tories to account

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GE2019

Inequality at the Hustings

The first question at last night’s hustings was about inequality. It’s ironic that this first question demonstrated the inequality between the candidates, both in competence and in understanding. The labour candidate, Sue Hayman was confident, knowledgeable and passionate. Mark Jenkinson, the local conservative’s answer was superficial, uninformed and characterised by soundbytes delivered by rote without […]

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Conservative GE2019 Interview NHS Parliament UKIP

Mark Jenkinson: Workington man

Mark “the potato” Jenkinson didn’t agree to be interviewed. This is his very own ’empty chair’.

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Boris Johnson Brexit GE2019 Interview Parliament

Workington man: A partial retraction

Bill, if you’re reading this… I’m sorry. I apologise for insulting you.

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Austerity Boris Johnson Brexit Gammon GE2019 Interview Parliament

Workington man – the trouble with stereotypes

So, as one Workington man to another, here’s my response to the good Mr. Pennington. I hope he’s listening.