Monthly Archives: October 2014

Bradwell to Jaywick

Someone has a very wry sense of humour, Bradwell turning into Jaywick?. First you need 50 years of neglect and no investment and at least ten times as many caravans. Unadopted roads full of potholes, a council that keeps pleading … Continue reading

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BBC Look East 28th October 2014

Don’t you just love it when a so-called up to date news report uses some stock footage that’s at least 9 years old. It also makes me laugh that mention was made of the storm surge last year and the … Continue reading

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Bravo Dan Casey

I am referring to an article in the East Anglian Daily Times in which Dan Casey was interviewed and commented: “The community hall here has something on every day of the week. I get fed up with the negative press … Continue reading

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HS3!

Now I’m not sure who’s having a joke. At the same time as extolling the virtues of Eco friendly technology like Video Conferencing and other means of business whereby movement of people is minimised. the current bunch of no hopers that … Continue reading

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Planning, Really?

Carlo Guglielmi, TDC’s Cabinet Member for Planning and Corporate Services. The words chocolate teapot spring to mind. A man that never seems to have a negative word to say about development as long as it is not a small scale development. … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise

Well Mr. Bean, sorry George, i’m so clever, its just my math that’s lousy, Osborne is looking smug about the drop in unemployment figures. Given that most of the drop is probably due to dead end part time and zero hours contracts, … Continue reading

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UKip Under Way

Well Douglas Carswell retook the Clacton seat for UKip with an improved majority over when he stood as a Conservative and some 59%+ of the vote. It was quite hilarious listening to BBC Essex and what can only be called as not so much … Continue reading

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They Really are Dreaming

There was me thinking Mick Page was on another planet, I think Tim Young and the Labour Party must have moved in next door,  Chuka’s Labour vow to students. Now we really are in cloud cuckoo land. I take great … Continue reading

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Traitor!

Harsh words, but according to Mick Page in comments to the FT, that’s how he views Douglas Carswell. As for a further comment: Mr Page said council staff working on new sea defences on the coast and regeneration projects in … Continue reading

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Trailer Park Essex?

Well at least according to Laura Pitel, Political Correspondent for the Times. Did someone come along and pinch all the wheels while we weren’t looking? In all honesty having been regularly referred to as a shanty town the idea of … Continue reading

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