Category Archives: Articles

1 Sept 14 – Save Hartlepool Hospital Facebook Campaign

Save Hartlepool Hospital Facebook Campaign http://www.facebook.com/savehartlepoolhospital We want to keep the Hartlepool hospital at its current site. We want to bring back services that been removed including accident and emergency services. We oppose the proposed closures of the GP services … Continue reading

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29 Aug 14 – Douglas Carswell dumps the Tories and joins UKIP

Great that Douglas Carswell has left the Tories and joined us UKIP. The lack of political reform on open primaries, recall of MP’s and direct democracy were his main reasons. Also the Government’s comprehensive failure on Immigration and the EU … Continue reading

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14 Aug 14 – Hospital parking charges are a national scandal

Hospital parking charges are unfair and unnecessary. These hospital parking charges are a national scandal that needs to end. Hospitals must stop using patients as cash cows. It is absolutely disgusting how much money we pay in tax in Britain … Continue reading

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13 Aug 14 – Give planning power back to the people

It was welcome news that the Tunstall Farm and Quarry Farm planning applications were deferred at the Planning Committee meeting last week.  However, I suspect that this is unfortunately just a minor delay in the process. I have previously stated … Continue reading

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4 Aug 14 – Labour’s appalling Death Tax

“It’s good to tax the dead, they don’t vote.” With these cold, callous words Lord Glasman, one of Ed Miliband’s political advisors expressed his opinion on Labour’s new Death Tax Policy. This proposal shows that The Labour Party have sunk … Continue reading

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21 Jul 14 – Over development issue – We should not be building on the green belt

The Coalition Government started the overdevelopment problem by bringing in the national planning policy framework which outrageously is allowing a planning free for all, more building on our beautiful green belt and thereby creating a developer’s charter. The cancellation of … Continue reading

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10 Jul 14 – Does Iain Wright condemn Labour council group for voting for future increase in allowances?

Last week (July 3rd) at the council meeting the Hartlepool Labour group voted to give themselves a future rise in their allowances. This, in my opinion, is totally unacceptable. It is wrong in principle and I totally condemn it. As … Continue reading

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