Category Archives: Political Lying

Barlborough Parish Council Waste £65,000 of Residents Money

Eion Watts Leader Bolsover District Council and Anne Western Leader Derbyshire County Council Both members of Barlborough Parish Council Derbyshire Times 24th October 2013 A (Labour) parish council has been embroiled in a £65,000 employment tribunal – after a clerk … Continue reading

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Government Poverty Solved

Local councillors next ? Watch out for Anne Hazel!

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Pigs Seen At The Monday Parish Council Meeting

It is rumoured that MORI tomorrow (Friday) will have a poll putting the Tories on 52%, Labour on 24% and the Lib Dems on 12%. According to Electoral Calculus, this would give the Tories 493 seats, Labour 121 and leave … Continue reading

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‘The Parish Council Did Not Take Over The Country Park’ Cllr Wapplington

At last night’s Parish Council meeting, Cllr Vicki Wapplington (Labour) argued that the Labour controlled Parish Council had not ‘taken over’ the running of Barlborough Country Park (in July 2007). Click here to read the Minutes from that meeting in full. … Continue reading

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“The Rise of Political Lying” by Peter Oborne

 Review by Marshall Lord. “I know from experience that there are still honest politicians around in both the Conservative and Labour parties. But this book is depressingly successful at showing how many others have set out to deceive the voters … Continue reading

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A Fawlty Towers Moment ‘I Know Nothing’ ¿Qué?

 Email sent Friday 15th June 2007 at 13.31 to members of the Barlborough Country Park Group, including Eion Watts, Anne Lee, Stephen Oldknow, Stephen Gilmour and the Parish Clerk. “Barlborough Country Park Group AGM and Meeting You are hereby advised … Continue reading

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Cartoonist Gerald Scarfe on Politicians…

“All politicians wear a mask – it’s part of the job. Their faces are fixed in a permanent grimace which they imagine is a welcoming and trustworthy smile. They try to wear a mask of reliability – the last thing … Continue reading

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