• Here's my view, following today's historic ruling that our prime minister broke the law in suspending parliament ... https://www.exmouthjournal.co.uk/calls-for-prime-minister-boris-johnson-to-apologise-to-his-queen-and-country-and-resign-1-6288301

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    Click on the link below to register, it takes about five minutes and it SO important. https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

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    Here's the story - https://www.devonlive.com/news/how-independent-devon-councillor-could-3324854

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    Here's the story from Devon Live … https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/eyes-devon-independent-politician-claire-3316742

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    Party Politics is in turmoil. I stand ready to take on the issues that matter to people here in Devon East of health services straining to cope, underfunded schools and the irreparable damage to our environment under the watch of the current Conservative government, which lurches from one crisis to another and has put narrow party political interest above the needs of local people. Here's how the local media is reporting it... https://www.radioexe.co.uk/news-and-features/local-news/east-devon-mp-to-quit/

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    Story here from Devon Live - https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/devon-faces-28m-black-hole-3302715

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    It’s been an extraordinary and unprecedented few weeks in politics. A man without scruple is now our prime minister, aided and abetted by a reckless adviser and the most hardline rightwing cabinet we have ever seen in this country. In practice this means selling the soul of our country and the union, by morphing into the Brexit Party. Expelling 21 moderate Conservatives on Tuesday evening, including Winston Churchill’s grandson and father of the house, Ken Clarke, has meant that the transition of the Conservative Party into the Brexit Party is already complete. It was clear[...]

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    I spent a couple of hours talking with firefighters at Topsham Fire Station on Saturday 31 August before my PC broke, hence this delayed blogpost! Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service is currently consulting on a range of options to cut the service, all of which include station closures. The cuts are being proposed as part of austerity measures. Each option is set to save the service millions in revenue and/or capital costs. In the East Devon constituency this could mean the closure of Topsham and Budleigh Salterton Fire Stations and overnight cover being lost at Exmouth [...]

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