Tim Loughton, local Conservative candidate for East Worthing and Shoreham standing in the General Election has pledged their support for pub-goers and beer drinkers in South East by backing CAMRA’s Election Manifesto.
So when I wrote last week that I did not know what state the world would be in by the time my column went to press I was not expecting a snap General Election – honest. Now we move seamlessly from County Council elections on May 4th to a national poll on June 8th.
As I write this at the end of Holy Week it is difficult to forecast what state the world will be in by the time this column is published given the state of affairs in Syria and the Korean Peninsula threatening a head to head between various superpowers.
Southern Rail really do not help themselves. After more than a year of running a shambolic rail service they announce that their boss Charles Horton is to receive a modest pay increase to bring his total to a very immodest £495,000.
The Commons broke for the Easter recess last Thursday and I took up an invitation from the children’s charity UNICEF to visit their operations in Athens and see for myself the plight of child refugees fleeing danger.
The legislation has been passed after a few last minute dramas in the Lords and next Wednesday the Prime Minister will trigger Article 50 to start the process by which the UK will leave the EU by March 2019.
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