Blog: Edward Davey

BLOG: Waste Collection: the tortured arguments from the Liberal Democrats

This letter from the Chair of Kingston & Surbiton CLP was published by the Surrey Comet on 30th January 2015. It follows a series of flyers and letters from the Liberal Democrats claiming that the [&he...

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BLOG: Misleading council-tax payerse on waste re-cycling

Edward Davey is quoted in a Liberal Democrat leaflet as saying: “the Conservatives are axing weekly collections for all recycling for everyone in Kingston”. Now Edward Davey has a track record of either making things [&he...

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BLOG: Lee Godfrey comments on Ed Davey’s so-called “consumer savings”

Today, 2nd December 2013, Edward Davey, Secretary of Sate for Energy and  Climate Change, announced that, far from supporting Labour’s “energy freeze” he was taking the green levy out of energy bills, letting energy companies [&he...

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BLOG: Over one third of Kingston Council workers are on “Zero Hours Contracts”

The BBC asked all London councils what proportion of council workers were on zero hours contracts. The information was obtained under a Freedom of Information request and appears on the BBC website 31st July 2013. [&he...

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BLOG: Hunt and Picnics

Jeremy Hunt, the Culture, Media and Sport Minister, must be squirming. He had the legal responsibility for making the quasi-judicial decision on whether the Murdoch empire should be allowed to take over BSkyB fully. It [&he...

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