Tories hate steel, it reminds them of things with backbones

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,389 Friday 01 April 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, Well, the silence from your government has been deafening as 40,000 workers face losing their jobs at Port Talbot’s Tata Steel works. Perhaps I should say it hasn’t been total silence as you’ve promised to do everything you can […]

The southern Northern Powerhouse, obviously

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,333 Monday 01 February 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, I understand that at the very heart of your governments heartless soul is the transfer of public money into private hands by hook or by crook, whether that’s agency nurses instead of publicly employed nurses, flogging off state assets, […]

The abusive relationship between government and its cash cow

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,302 Thursday 31 December 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, In all my, soon to be, 65 years of existence I have never had cause to seriously question taxation in all its many and varied forms, I regarded it as a public good from which each and every one […]