Monthly Archives: April 2012

Alasdair Ross’ last Weeks as a Borough Councillor (III)

The last couple of weeks really haven’t been going well for Ipswich Labour in Rushmere Ward. At the start of the campaign they considered it as ‘in the bag’ but over the last week they have been seen frantically canvassing … Continue reading

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The Rebuilding of Chantry High School

Following on from this post asking Why do the Archant papers have a candidate as a columnist? Ipswich Spy hypercritically gave David Ellesmere some space with this post. David Ellesmere briefly mentioned school building programmes in his Star column and … Continue reading

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Response to Personal Attack on Twitter

Tweeting court Jester ShakeyStephens tweeted this to Cllr Nadia Cenci. ShakeyStephens Shakey The thing is @StokeParkCllr @KevinTAlgar is a moron and a Tory.Two things that fit together well Hmmm. “I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding … Continue reading

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We’re paying for mismanagement of our economy

In yesterday’s copy of the Ipswich Star was a letter by Leader of the Conservative group at Ipswich Borough Council, John Carnall with the title of “We’re paying for mismanagement of our economy” I reprint it below in full HOW … Continue reading

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Appeal after purse theft in Ipswich

Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in Ipswich yesterday, Tuesday 24 April, at approximately 2.15pm. An 72-year-old female victim was walking along Clarkson Street. She was about to cross the road when a man ran from Benezet Street … Continue reading

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On this Wet April Day

In the first two weeks of April this year we had the same amount of rain that we had for the whole of last April. We have also had a lot of rain over the past few days. With all … Continue reading

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The Latest Gipping Rose

The Gipping Ward Rose has all the stuff I reported on here. In David Ellesmere’s election address, he says that he’s lived in Ipswich for twenty years and has been a councillor for Gipping for the last seventeen of them. … Continue reading

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The Latest Westgate Ward Rose

The Westgate Ward Rose has all the stuff I reported on here. In Carole Jones election address she talks about street prostitution and doesn’t mention the fact that Labour did nothing about it when they had control of the council … Continue reading

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Ipswich Labour’s Latest Rose

The Tory over at Ipswich Spy who is even wetter than Mr Norton has written an article claiming that Labour claim to be the only party working the whole Borough When apart from David Ellsemere and Roger Fern canvassing in … Continue reading

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Ben Gummer’s latest Ipswich Star Column

Paying for our Pensions One of the biggest challenges we all face in this country is delivering on the pension promises that successive governments have made to people for their retirement. The problem is very simple. Today’s pensions are paid … Continue reading

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