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The House of Lords-An Irrelevant Joke

In decline for many a year, the, “House of Lords” finally fell into disrepute losing any trace of grace which it yet retained the the day former left winger of the Labour Party, John Prescott became Lord Prescott of Kingston-Upon-Hull. 120 more words

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he Tory Government - Peerages for the Boys & Girls who Matter - The Nonsense that is Westminster.

The Tory Government – Peerages for the Boys & Girls who Matter – The Nonsense that is Westminster.

David Cameron & the Tories wrested power from a disgraced and incompetent Labour party in 2010 and returned to government promising a 5 year fixed tenure free from sleaze and secrecy,– Whoops!! 1,680 more words

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All moved in - on not being a "problem"

I made it! I still have to catch a few buses back to the old apartment to gather a few odds and ends but more or less I’m here. 669 more words

A Lordship Not For Me

He was a senior Labour government member. At a Party conference in 2004 he said;

“Now is the time to rid ourselves of the remaining rump of hereditary peers in the Lords. 69 more words

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Be Your Own Best Peer Group

“Environment is EVERYTHING.”

Chris Jones, Creative Director of the London Screenwriters’ Festival, wrote a great lead for his article promoting the upcoming festival. And what makes the article even better is following up with this: “No one really wants to confront this, but it’s really simple. 424 more words

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The Ice bucket challenge

The Ice bucket challenge is the newest rage on Facebook these days. It is a challenge to raise awareness for ALS/Motor Neuron Disease.

The person challenged must film themselves having a bucket (8litre) of Ice water poured over their head and then nominate three people to do the same. 59 more words

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