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Forum: The Barbie
Jun 25th 2017, 11:00 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Don't you have a selfish attitude because you don't want corporations to be taxed more? I make an indirect contribution to the economy in educating people for later life - specifically in the area...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 25th 2017, 7:35 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Your proof that the corporation tax rates in this countries causes their unemployment levels? Not conjecture.

My point is that there is some upside for corporation tax rates - they will be 15%...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 25th 2017, 7:32 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Even you know a faulty fridge shouldn't have caused 79 deaths. Even you know there are lots of tower blocks in the UK which have been wrapped in flammable plastic and insulation material and...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 24th 2017, 3:16 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Obviously there are a number of different ways of tackling economic problems and not just the Tory way/view so it isn't a question of 'waking up' if one doesn't hold your view.

The savings rate in...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 24th 2017, 9:53 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Err, there was a fire at Grenfell; the same panels or similar were put in their tower blocks, some by the same firm so they are taking reasonable precautions not looking for 'drama' as you put it. ...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 24th 2017, 8:08 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Hypocrisy is actually making up a story and then saying how other people would react to it.

'A bigot is a person who is intolerant towards those holding a different view'. The cap, wear it, if,...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 24th 2017, 7:48 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Yes, mistakes happen in government, in councils, in private industry and it will be up to the subsequent inquiry to find out all those responsible, bring criminal charges if necessary and implement...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 24th 2017, 7:43 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Add something intelligent or disappear to livelier threads - it's your choice, nobody is forcing you to discuss what is a very serious issue.

Overnight 5 tower blocks in Camden, Swiss Cottage...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 1:05 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

So let me get this right. The £10 mill plus repair cost and 2 to 3 year closure of our leisure centre is a 'joy of construction', my council is at fault because they are a 'little inexperienced' and...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 12:43 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Well the police are today saying that charges from manslaughter up could be brought. We'll have to wait and see.

Police have said they are considering manslaughter charges in relation to the...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 9:57 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

I've 2 friends who are high up in council - one heads up the leisure side and one heads up the building services side. Kier would not admit liability even though they knew they were culpable; they...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 9:39 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Something is far wrong, agreed?

Who is talking design? The issue is what the client specifies and what the contractor delivers. Camden Council specified materials different to what the same...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 7:27 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

The government was advised that 'British standards' were inadequate and caused 2 high rise fires and needed to be changed but they did nothing.

Councils specified certain materials, contractors...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 23rd 2017, 7:22 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Gee, Westminster isn't Kensington and Chelsea, who would have thought! The point is the attitude and what she did to get rid of those she perceived wouldn't vote blue.
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 1:42 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Same cladding used in 600 tower blocks in the UK according to Downing Street estimates!!! A lot of people will be sleeping uneasily at night. Councils have to arrange inspections of their tower...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 12:52 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Can you refresh my memory on what Dame Shirley Porter (daughter of Tesco founder Jack Cohen) did as leader of the City of Westminster to get rid of poorer people living in her council area to hang on...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 12:38 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

"You people". :rofl:

Recent polls in the UK have shown that a majority of people would pay 1p more income tax if it's spent on things like the underfunded NHS, education and public housing. 'Your...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 8:16 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

What's naive about highlighting the costs and consequences of the disaster we're in - of May's own making in calling an unnecessary election?

A penny on income tax for everyone? 'Easy peasy...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 7:54 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Skipping over the fact that Australia was the first country in the world to give women a vote (1902; UK 1918 and only for propertied women, US 1920; appalling record on votes for aboriginals though)...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 22nd 2017, 7:46 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

2013 - after 2 tower block fires both coroners heading the inquests recommended sweeping changes to fire regulations. The government said yes we'll take all this on board.

2017 - government has...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 21st 2017, 12:48 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Where's the insult? :confused:
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 21st 2017, 12:45 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

If they do it would appear they will extract maximum advantage to themselves in the process. In negotiations they apparently sat down with the Tories and went through everything in the manifesto -...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 21st 2017, 9:11 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Your usual intelligent offering to debate - awe diddums, drama queen, loony left ................zzzz. You don't see a party in the deep mire? I can't help feeling if it was Labour, Labor, Lib Dems...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 21st 2017, 7:23 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Getting back to UK election fallout. May delays Queen's Speech a few days because she can't get the DUP votes, Queen's Speech goes ahead today without such a deal, all of the controversial bits of...
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 20th 2017, 7:26 am
Replies: 280
Views: 9,242
Posted By OzTennis

Re: UK election poll

Independent probably. ;)
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