Tag Archives: treaty of rome

Daily View 2×2: 29 October 2009

Good morning and welcome to October 29th. Today is the anniversary of the first performance of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, the birthday of Boswell, the biographer of Samuel L Jackson, and the anniversary of the death of Sir Walter Raleigh (he was executed – I didn’t know that.)

It’s also the fifth anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome, which first set up a Constitution for Europe.

2 Big Stories

The postal strike is on
Read all about it on the Times, the Telegraph and the Guardian:

Both sides blamed each other after three days of talks mediated by the TUC collapsed without a deal being reached. As late as evening there had still been some hope that this week’s strike action could be called off to relieve the pressure on Royal Mail.

Posted in Daily View | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , and | 2 Comments
Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarJohnTilley 21st Dec - 1:15pm
    Stephen Donnelly 21st Dec '14 - 1:02pm "Actually that is exactly what we intend to do, and we are rather good at it. " I...
  • User AvatarStephen Donnelly 21st Dec - 1:02pm
    Tim13 : Yo say "The only problem with opening up the Byelection line, Caron, is that it invites the easy response from an interviewer, “But...
  • User AvatarRichard Dean 21st Dec - 12:42pm
    @Mark S The plan will likely include re-training, so that people whose skills are no longer needed would be trained up in skills that remain...
  • User AvatarCaron Lindsay 21st Dec - 12:41pm
    @tim13. Actually, the identity of the candidate is very important as we know that when polls mention the candidates's name, our vote goes up. The...
  • User AvatarJohnTilley 21st Dec - 12:37pm
    Caron Lindsay is right in her article where she says that most of us would not run up to Elton John and say - "...
  • User AvatarNeil Sandison 21st Dec - 12:34pm
    Can some one ask Teresa May how many universities does she want to close by banning overseas students . Will Oxford ,Cambridge,or the LSE be...