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  • User AvatarCaracatus 23rd Oct - 11:56am
    Donnachadh McCarthy had and has integrity and believes what he says and acts accordingly - some people in the party were very uncomfortable with that....
  • User AvatarSimon McGrath 23rd Oct - 11:47am
    "So let’s have the vote. If it goes ‘in’, as I think it would, then a large part of the reason for UKIP’s existence disappears"...
  • User AvatarCaracatus 23rd Oct - 11:46am
    Yes it is a good idea. The Lib Dems have supported a referendum on the EU since 1992 and the Maastricht Treaty - until Nick...
  • User AvatarMalcolm Todd 23rd Oct - 11:45am
    John The money comes from financial institutions, who lend it to the government (that is, they buy interest-bearing bonds, which is how governments usually borrow)....
  • User AvatarRuth Bright 23rd Oct - 11:38am
    I am thoroughly biased since Donnachadh was my ward colleague on Southwark Council and has been one of my dearest friends for twenty years ....
  • User AvatarMalcolm Todd 23rd Oct - 11:33am
    Roland "I’m not aware of any here commenter arguing that immigrants haven’t been good for Britain" You haven't been reading the comments by simon or...