Tag Archives: Theresa May

Time for a confession …..

I think it is time for a confession.  I did not vote on Thursday and I ought to explain why.  I moved to Nell Bridge House in Adderbury in February 1984 and got involved in Conservative Party activities almost immediately.  … Continue reading

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Leadsom’s the one

I have been privileged to have witnessed and met many national politicians while I was Leader of Oxfordshire County Council and this does give some sense of their style and capability.  In my time, I met: Margaret Thatcher after she … Continue reading

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No rehabilitation for Police & Crime Commissioner candidates

The BBC R4 Today programme and The Times have highlighted a sad injustice in the legislation establishing the Conservative flagship policy on Police & Crime Commissioners. The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 provides for most convictions to become spent, enabling an … Continue reading

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