Some people may call me cynical when I write about our current crop of politician,s but the next crop will probably be far worse as the selection process to stand as a MP is well under way by all our political parties and I will deal with each in turn.
I agree with Saints chairman Eamonn McManus and his comments on video referees. He is right, it is damaging the televised version of the game, as is ‘miked-up’ refs “MOOOOOOVE” non-stop for 80 minutes.
Under Coun Barrie Grunewald’s leadership, St Helens Council appears to be a bit of a mess. And given the amount of money he and other councillors receive for running the council, it appears to be money which is not deserved.
Would someone tell the Government that there is genuine unemployment in the North, but that we don’t have the public transport to get us to posts within the one hour 30 minutes travelling time that is set?
For weeks leading up to the budget we were continually told by Labour politicians that the average worker in Britain was £1600 worse off after four years of the coalition government than they were in 2010.