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Opinion: Nanny no more – a real test of the Coalition

It was inevitable, it had to happen at some point, the honeymoon couldn’t last forever (insert any other clichés you’d like to add); the Coalition government, drenched in soft summery praise in its opening weeks – enough to spark a nauseating case of cognitive dissonance in the case of Martin Kettle’s latest offering – had to face a stern test of its unity sooner or later, and now we have it. But I’m not talking about the referendum on electoral reform, nor about cuts to public services or even the VAT rise. No, I’m talking about Turkey Twizzlers, fizzy …

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    David Evershed Good enough for our armed forces but not good enough for migrants that have apparently been sleeping rough! The Hilton hotel in Bromsgrove ...
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    @Nonconformistradical - Sorry about the dud link. It definitely worked when this post went up this morning. I have contacted Mark to ask what has happened, but ...
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