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Manifesto Pledges – It isn’t rocket science, it’s called honesty

I see that the Conservative party have got themselves in a spot of bother over the planned rise in National Insurance contributions for the self-employed. The reason for this, apart from the fact that it seems a little unfair, is that people are saying that they have broken one of their manifesto pledges. If I … Continue reading

Business Rates Fiasco

Well I see that the business rate rise is starting to cause problems. No surprise there then. Like me I suspect that you thought something similar as well. The powers that be won’t read this blog of course. They never do read things like this. My wife said to me the other day that the … Continue reading

Rubbish Dumping and How to Stop it

I once stopped in a lay-by near to my house for a few minutes and noticed lots of flys were flying round something in the field entrance next to me. Wondering what it was (perhaps a body) I went to look. I didn’t get too close as I could see that it was the internal … Continue reading

Amazon, Business Rates and Brexit

I have just read an interesting article in the paper about business rates increasing. This is nothing new. It has been in the papers and on TV news for a while but what has come out in the past few days is that Amazon’s bill will be going down and yet small local businesses will … Continue reading