Author Archives: Jonathan Walls

Opinion: Eurosceptics on the fringes, egg on their faces

Iain Dale is rather keen to make it clear why he sees nothing wrong with accepting paranoid Euroscepticism at face value. Here’s his piece on the wild rumours that the EU hopes to ban selling eggs by the dozen.

I was looking at some of the comments in response to his post, and I don’t think they’re being fair to Iain. Just because he could have looked at a packet of eggs in his fridge and found the information in question is already on the packaging hardly means we should expect such extensive research from him before posting.

He wrote: “It’s written …

Posted in Europe / International and Op-eds | Tagged | 2 Comments

Recent Comments

  • User AvatarDenis Loretto 9th Oct - 6:29pm
    Coming upon this thread, I think the most telling point is the first post by John Marriott. The last thing we want is a series...
  • User AvatarChris_sh 9th Oct - 6:18pm
    @AM "But If housing needs aren’t meeting demand – then one assumes one very effective solution is to build more houses" & "We could stop...
  • User AvatarRoland 9th Oct - 6:01pm
    " Corbyn had some interesting things to say today in praise of businesses who practise social responsibility, and about using the “corporate welfare” support structure...
  • User AvatarJohn Marriott 9th Oct - 5:49pm
    Forgot to stand? That just about sums them up, doesn't it?
  • User AvatarRoland 9th Oct - 5:48pm
    Manfarang - "Ah yes the kids I went to school with who had an Italian mother. " Yes fond memories of visiting a girlfriend at...
  • User AvatarRoland 9th Oct - 5:42pm
    "As regards comments on housing stock all that tells me is we need to build more houses. I am uncomfortable with people linking it to...