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Here, have a spreadsheet of the Southend Borough Council election results. I’m that saddo that transposed them into Excel the morning after and will spend the day poring over the figures. I have a full life. I really do. About… Read More ›
I took great delight in reading the Echo’s preliminary analysis of the election results this morning, whereby they described the long-awaited loss of the Tory hold on the Council as a direct result of an ‘ambush by a strong Labour… Read More ›
I can’t decide, upon reading Conservative Councillor Blaine Robin’s latest ‘in touch- election special’ whether he’s in or touch, because he’s certainly not both if this glossy A4 offering is anything to go by. Remember, my blog is just my… Read More ›
Found this on somebodys path as I went to deliver a Labour leaflet… Really, littering is one of the issues that Southend residents complain about, without the Tories adding to it by strewing their rubbish around the streets. Ironically, the… Read More ›
“Seven out of 10 mums say they are financially close to the edge, and one in five admit to skipping meals to feed the kids. Last year, 30,000 women gave up work because they couldn’t afford it. With childcare costs… Read More ›