Blog: osborne

BLOG: The Debate Calling for the Resignation of the Lead Member and the Leader at the Council Meeting on 16th April 2013

You can wait for the full minutes to be published but here is our take of what happened at the Tory initiated debate calling for the resignation of the Lead Member and Leader on 16th [&he...

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BLOG: Public Finance, the latest Coalition Budget and Coalition Government Myth-making about Labour

Gerry Jones, Branch Secretary for New Malden in Kingston & Surbiton CLP, provides a detailed analysis of public finance after the latest Liberal Democrat / Tory Coalition Budget, and exposes the Coalition “myth-making” about Gordon [&he...

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BLOG: What are we to make of the removal of tax relief on charitable donations by high earners?

As a former chief executive of a national charity, my first thoughts on Osborne’s sections in his budget on philanthropic and charitable giving were unprintable. He was capping the amount of giving that qualified for [&he...

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