Report: no real-terms wage rise until 2017 Lowest 10% of earners have seen £300 cut since 2008 Poorest not seeing benefits of ‘recovery’ Sajid Javid denies link between wages and income tax receipts With a report from Ernst & Young warning that families face a “lost decade” with real wages in the deep freeze, cabinet minister Sajid Javid — […]
Very funny, but Scrapbook doesn’t make much of their Alex Salmond … … who looks more like Gordon Brown.
A furious Diane Abbot pops up at PMQs to raise the case of desperate residents facing a £14,000 annual hike in their rent after the country’s richest MP bought a stake in their properties. With Tory Richard Benyon’s family company buying into the New Era estate in East London, up to 90 families could be left facing eviction. Tenants […]
Labour have released their second Nick Clegg attack video in a week, this time skewering the Lib Dem leader with his own words. With a little bit of creative editing, Clegg’s pre-election ‘broken promises’ video becomes a post-coalition confession. Cleggbashing seems to be a key part of this year’s campaign strategy…
Having gone viral on Tuesday morning, Scrapbook’s UKIP/David Moyes poster spoof got an outing on HIGNFY last night. Auntie did censor our reference to UKIP being “a bit racist” though.
Nigel Farage asked to explain why his office electricity bill is £3,000 per year: Murnaghan: “What are you doing in there? What are you running in there? Farage: “Running machines, running banks for computers. Doing things! Doing things! Doing things that use a lot more electricity than many household chores do” Murhahan: “It sounds like […]
Presenting Cllr Tom Davey, Tory-run Barnet Council’s lead member for housing, explaining he’s not worried about the lack of affordable housing pushing the poor out of the borough — because he wants the rich there! This absolutely shocking footage was recorded at a recent budget meeting by the Barnet Bugle. Tom Davey: If there is such […]
Serious David Cameron came in for some serious mockery on Twitter last night: I've been speaking to @BarackObama about the situation in Ukraine. We are united in condemnation of Russia's actions. pic.twitter.com/7Rk2k8iOIK — David Cameron (@David_Cameron) March 5, 2014 .@David_Cameron @BarackObama Hi guys, I'm on the line now too. Get me up to speed. pic.twitter.com/xhmJG5KpxT […]
When is a public meeting not a public meeting? When it’s a meeting of Carmarthenshire County Council, apparently. This morning, visitors to a supposedly open meeting of the council found the door to the public gallery locked. Before being granted admission to the gallery, access to which is guaranteed by law, visitors were required to […]