Category Archives: Environment & Sustainable Development

Liberal Democracy – which way forward? – #2 Liberal economics

Liberal Democracy – which way forward? #2 Liberal economics I saw recently a suggestion that the party should reclaim the title Liberal Party and drop the “Democrat” bit and I have to say as a long-time Liberal radical that idea … Continue reading

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Liberal Democracy – which way forward?

Liberal Democracy – which way forward? Becoming Radical It has become clear in the last 24 hours that my hobby horse suggesting Tim Farron should stay as leader has been hobbled by the jockey declaring he was “at peace” with … Continue reading

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June Election 2017 – whither now?

June Election 2017 – whither now? I had a proxy vote for the June Election because I returned to Brazil for my 70th birthday party (some of you may have seen the pictures from that very enjoyable day) so I … Continue reading

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Back into the Liberal fold – #2

Back into the Liberal fold – #2 Before I start the Blog intended, may I first of all say a big “Thank You” to all those lovely Lib Dems who have expressed a real Welcome Back message to me following … Continue reading

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Nightmare – my three biggest concerns about the Trump Presidency

Nightmare – my three biggest concerns about the Trump Presidency As, no doubt, was the case with many other politically interested Brits, I spent a fitful night sometimes dozing, sometimes watching BBC news streaming on my smart phone, as the … Continue reading

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My first conker

My first conker As my regular reader will know I own a couple of fields not far from home, the first of which was bought in 2007 and the second, immediately next door to the first, in 2009. From early … Continue reading

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Europe resolution for Liberal Democrat Conference

Europe resolution for Liberal Democrat Conference There has been an interesting thread on Facebook in the last couple or three days about what might be the appropriate way for the Liberal Democrats to “Resolve” to address the European issue at … Continue reading

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