Monthly Archives: February 2015

26 Feb 15 – Cut Business rates to get Shops and Jobs

MORE than one in four shops in Hartlepool is standing empty, according to new figures released. The Local Data Company’s latest report on vacancy rates, ‘Mind the Gap’, shows the town has the third highest rate of vacancies in the … Continue reading

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19 Feb 15 – Hartlepool Hospital Deeds

Jean Kennedy has given me the official copy of the deeds that were used to hand over the Hartlepool Hospital to the North Tees and Hartlepool trust. These documents prove that on December 9th 1999 the then Labour Council and … Continue reading

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16 Feb 15 – Phillip Broughton UKIP North East Conference Speech 2015

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15 Feb 15 – My Speech from the Hospital Rally yesterday

The Biggest single issue facing Hartlepool is the Hartlepool Hospital situation. There are several issues we need to resolve; First – we must stop this nonsense idea of regionalising and centralising of health services. We need local services at the … Continue reading

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10 Feb 15 – Councillor Pay Rise – Outrageous, arrogant and out of touch

I can’t believe that Hartlepool Councillors last week voted to give themselves a 2.2% pay rise. When most people are struggling in a difficult economy, many facing pay freezes or no pay increase at all it is ridiculous for Councillors … Continue reading

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10 Feb 15 – 06 Feb 2015 BBC Radio Tees Interview

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9 Feb 14 – Hartlepool Mail’s piece on my speech at the Conference

Ukip candidate Phillip Broughton claims residents were lied to over Hartlepool hospital saga http://www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk/news/local/ukip-candidate-phillip-broughton-claims-residents-were-lied-to-over-hartlepool-hospital-saga-1-7096421

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