Tag Archives: Andrew Smith

Unitary havoc

I understand the five little district councils in Oxfordshire are plotting with some neighbouring districts to have Oxfordshire County Council scrapped with some responsibilities transferred to the NHS and others to the districts which propose to form four unitary district … Continue reading

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Local election results

In Oxfordshire, results are pretty predictable. In Witney, David Cameron secured an easy victory with 35,201 votes (60%) followed by Duncan Enright (Labour) with 10,046 votes (17%).  Third place went to UKIP with 5,352 votes (9%), pushing the Liberals into … Continue reading

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Miliband savaged by Oxford Labour Party

I repeat below an extract from the Huffington Post blog with some amusement.   Ed Miliband’s policy agenda has been branded “pathetic”, “catastrophic”, “mealy-mouthed” and “bland” by the Labour Party’s grassroots.  The criticism for much of Labour’s policy platform came … Continue reading

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