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Boris Johnson Brexit Conservative Exploitation Manifesto watch Mark Jenkinson Parliament Scrutiny Workers rights

Workers rights under threat again

Far from making the road to Brexit easier, abandoning workers’ and EU citizens’ rights is actually making it more complicated – and we all know where that can lead.

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Boris Johnson Conservative GE2019 Parliament Privatisation Scrutiny

Gutted!

Let’s hold these Tories to account

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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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Hustings, Workington 9/12/2019

I give you last night’s hustings in Workington

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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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GE2019 Green party Interview

An interview with Jill Perry, Green party candidate

Jill Perry is the Green party’s parliamentary candidate for Workington

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The Brexit Party fails badly in Workington, Cumbria

The Brexit party was in Workington, Cumbria this weekend. Sorry about the poor video quality. That’s what happens when you try to interview people and do everything yourself. Oh well. The ‘Brexiteers’ amateurism was a joy to behold. The candidate could hardly get a word in because of his volunteer helper whose attempts at political […]