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Forum: Politics Today, 01:07
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Forum: Politics Today, 00:13
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Views: 542
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This all seems odd. Ministers overruled...

This all seems odd.

Ministers overruled officials and approved a 3m grant to fund downsizing and transformation work - which was actually used over the weekend to fund salary costs which it was not...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 15:01
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
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It's evident from their profiles as they say...

It's evident from their profiles as they say so.

I assume you live in somewhere like Plaistow or Slough?:D
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 14:53
Replies: 46
Views: 1,025
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A friend of mine rented their property to an...

A friend of mine rented their property to an Indian couple - nice people but when they left it took weeks of airing the place with windows open and a complete redecoration to get the curry smell to...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 14:48
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Maybe they don't use public services in London...

Maybe they don't use public services in London and the south east?

Some of the most pro uncontrolled immigration supporters on here seem to live in rural areas in Wales, Scotland and elsewhere where...
Forum: TV Shows: UK Yesterday, 14:39
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By MARTYM8
Joan Hickson was the best Marple by miles - she...

Joan Hickson was the best Marple by miles - she was exactly how Agatha Christie saw the character should be.

She even wrote to her in 1946 saying she hoped she would play the character one...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 11:00
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Yes - the difference is they are British and...

Yes - the difference is they are British and presumably have been paying into the system for several years,

You clearly seem to think it's our role to educate the entire world - maybe we can take a...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 09:59
Replies: 46
Views: 1,025
Posted By MARTYM8
Any one renting via a letting Agent has to pay...

Any one renting via a letting Agent has to pay fees and go through extensive checks like confirming salary, credit checks, proof of salary and yes showing proof of ID. Any landlord surely wants to...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 09:55
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Yes - and each of those kids needs a school place...

Yes - and each of those kids needs a school place which will cost 8000 plus per child per year or 64k for a family of 8. And we also need to spend billion to build the school places on top as we...
Forum: Politics 03-08-2015, 22:17
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Or maybe they are just economic migrants - true...

Or maybe they are just economic migrants - true refugees or asylum seekers would have sought asylum in the first safe country not the tenth.

The people I feel for are the younger siblings, parents...
Forum: Politics 03-08-2015, 22:11
Replies: 123
Views: 2,319
Posted By MARTYM8
What a joke - and a tokenist gesture. Our...

What a joke - and a tokenist gesture.

Our largest bank got fined for facilitating money laundering by terrorists and drug dealers to the tune of billions. No one was arrested or jailed. All bought...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 18:14
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
How about those countries in south east and...

How about those countries in south east and Eastern Europe they passed through which have loads of spare housing since their populations decamped en masse waste. You are supposed to seek asylum in...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 18:11
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Exactly. Sums up a lot of these elite liberals...

Exactly.

Sums up a lot of these elite liberals who think that a 70 a night hotel is a slum they wouldn't been seen dead in.
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 18:09
Replies: 59
Views: 1,713
Posted By MARTYM8
We just need to give every primary school a 50...

We just need to give every primary school a 50 budget per head for school lunches - that's what Jamie charges for nice healthy meals at his establishments.
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 17:06
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Sounds a great idea - there must be loads of...

Sounds a great idea - there must be loads of spare rooms in their Hampstead and Primrose hill mansions and their second homes. They could even use Ed Miliband's second kitchen to cook in.

Let the...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 16:49
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Or just leave your weaker elderly relatives,...

Or just leave your weaker elderly relatives, parents and younger siblings to suffer the consequences. Nothing particularly noble or admirable about that.

Of course in reality they are economic...
Forum: Showbiz 02-08-2015, 16:31
Replies: 895
Views: 435,815
Posted By MARTYM8
I do find it an irritation in the modern world...

I do find it an irritation in the modern world than anyone and everyone feels the need to tweet about someone's death if they were famous whether they knew them or not - why not leave it to her...
Forum: Showbiz 02-08-2015, 16:28
Replies: 790
Views: 79,422
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Agreed - but you can die in your sleep. Just...

Agreed - but you can die in your sleep. Just speculating but She could have had a heart attack or brain haemorrhage and by the time anyone noticed it would have been too late for even the best...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 16:23
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
20,000 kids die each day in the world from...

20,000 kids die each day in the world from disease and malnutrition - I feel a lot more sympathy for them than fit and healthy men and women in their late teens ad early twenties who flee their...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 14:53
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
We are also trillions in debt, paying 60bn a...

We are also trillions in debt, paying 60bn a year in interest on debt and our public services are overloaded.

These migrants won't be moved to Hampstead or Highgate - but Barking and Wigan.
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 14:21
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
Yes - over 200,000 elderly people in England have...

Yes - over 200,000 elderly people in England have had their social care withdrawn since 2010 and we have a huge shortage of housing. We can't even afford to care for our frail elderly or to house our...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 13:19
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
I am sure they could accommodate a few in their...

I am sure they could accommodate a few in their nice spacious Scottish home - thus freeing up some hotel rooms. Or does their compassion only go as far as dumping them on some council estate or...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 12:40
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
So how many of the millions or tens of millions...

So how many of the millions or tens of millions living in war zones should we take in - what happens to the children and elderly Ieft behind while all these young men flee. Surely there must be a...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 02:47
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
You mean those readers who are paying their taxes...

You mean those readers who are paying their taxes to pay for these 70 a night rooms. Same readers whose elderly parents are required to pay 1000 a week out of their own funds when they move into...
Forum: Politics 02-08-2015, 01:33
Replies: 449
Views: 10,717
Posted By MARTYM8
What a ridiculous comparison. I think they are...

What a ridiculous comparison.

I think they are highlighting the point that taxpayers funds are being used to put these people up in three star hotels alongside British taxpayers paying full rate....
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