Monthly Archives: September 2014

Strange!

While driving back into Jaywick yesterday Friday September 26, I noticed a Veolia operative clearing litter in Meadow Way, are we per chance in line for yet another Ministerial talk down to the yokels visit, so Mick Page can get his pat … Continue reading

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Aspirational?

Following on my comments about the new Council house proposals by TDC, I thought it prudent to clarify a couple of things by going straight to the horse’s mouth, so I emailed the following to Cllr. Page: Dear Mr Page, I have … Continue reading

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Miliband(it)’s Missing Speech

Well I don’t know if you heard it yesterday, but the man who wants to lead a Labour Government, probably into yet another financial disaster, forgot to even mention the current deficit in his speech, which lets remember was caused … Continue reading

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Westminster spotlight on Jaywick

The full title is: ‘Westminster spotlight on Jaywick as Government minister Chris Grayling visits deprived ward’ The comments by Giles Watling, “Bringing a Government minister to Jaywick was a great opportunity to highlight the area’s needs”. Only go to show how little … Continue reading

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Fantasy Land Revisited – Update

I make no apology for repeating previous comments, but with a couple of additions, highlighted in red, after reading the Clacton Gazette of 18th September 2014: Whatever your feelings about the proposed building of 50 Council Houses in Jaywick, it all seems … Continue reading

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Why Should Scotland Benefit

I have no particular like or dislike for the Scots. But why should the Squeaky wheel get the oil? Now that it seems that Scotland is to remain in the union, surely like all politicians promises those made by the … Continue reading

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NEW HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

I received this email today from a friend in America. Its a bit wordy, but having read through it a couple of times it occurred to me how applicable it was in the UK as well as the USA. It … Continue reading

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So Whats so Special about the Scots?

I really would like to know. It seems that not content with receiving beneficial treatment from the Westminster Government, Cameron, Clegg and the boy wonder Miliband seem to think that they should be given even more, no doubt to the detriment … Continue reading

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Fantasy Land Revisited

Whatever your feelings about the proposed building of 50 Council Houses in Jaywick, it all seems to be getting a bit ahead of itself. Like so many times before such as the ill fated ‘MASTERPLAN’ back in 2006 when TDC tried its … Continue reading

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The Clacton ‘Tube’

From the Clacton Gazette 6th September 2014: UKIP supporters have mocked a Conservative Party survey that asks Clacton by-election voters about their thoughts on “local” tube services. The closest underground station to Clacton is almost 60 miles away in Upminster, and even … Continue reading

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