Mr. Perrin’s blog; A Word in Your Ear…..The duplicity of defecting councillors

Mr. Perrin’s blog; A Word in Your Ear…..The duplicity of defecting councillors

Mr. Perrin’s blog; A Word in Your Ear. THE duplicity of, past and present, United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP)/Thurrock Independents Party (TIP) Councillors seems to know no bounds. After originally being elected as UKIP/TIP Councillors they decide to defect to another Party without seeking endorsement from the electorate, especially those UKIP/TIP members/supporters who voted for […]

Mr Perrin’s Blog: Thurrock’s General Election candidates face Question Time

Mr Perrin’s Blog: Thurrock’s General Election candidates face Question Time

THE candidates hoping to be elected as Thurrock’s Member of Parliament (MP) attended a “hustings* meeting, held at St. Peter and St. Paul Church in Grays on Thursday 28 November 2019, to answer questions from the public. Despite a disappointing turnout, which I believe struggled to reach 100+, the meeting was a civilised affair. The questions asked gave some indication as to what issues were concerning the people of Thurrock and the replies from the Candidates revealed where they stood on those issues.

Laura’s Blog: The evolution of obesity

Laura’s Blog: The evolution of obesity

The evolution of obesity By Laura Moxley Rationing began in the 1940s. Restrictions on food allowance was initially hard hitting. Food was bland and relatively tasteless, portion sizes were more than controlled and the opportunity to snack on double helpings of cake and custard were totally non-existent. 1940s Daily, the female of the house would […]

Thurrock Labour councillor wants to see end to “In-Work Poverty”

Thurrock Labour councillor wants to see end to “In-Work Poverty”

Ending The Scourge Of ‘In-Work Poverty’ By Martin Kerin @MartinKerin IT has been 11 years since the Global Financial Crisis rocked our country. Today, the ugly spectre of poverty haunts our country, and, as the recently released statistics indicate, it is getting worse. As recently reported from the Resolution Foundation, by 2022, 37% of children […]

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