The Future of Great Yarmouth

FULL REPORT HERE: Great Yarmouth (.pdf) This is the report which was adapted and reported by Geraldine Scott in the Great Yarmouth Mercury, on 18/12/2015 From the introduction to the above report:- “Great Yarmouth possesses an outer deep-water harbour, a port, and faces almost directly across the water from the 13 highly-developed seaports of Holland. Behind it is…

LAST CHANCE

Today is Tuesday, the 1st of December. Tomorrow, the  UK Government will force a debate on widening its air-strikes into Syria, effectively entering us into the Syrian conflict. As of right now there is no coherent military or diplomatic strategy. To enter into this conflict without such a strategy is lunacy. This is a template…

“Blackmail”

“Imagine if the Earth was turned upside-down but we kept the outlines of the map as if it hadn’t, and acted as if Canada was the same as it always was even though it was now blatantly Argentina. The politics of Britain is like that. The political landscape has fundamentally and obviously changed, but the…

An Open Letter To Brandon Lewis, MP

Brandon Lewis is the Conservative Party Member of Parliament for Great Yarmouth, and thus the representative in Parliament of myself and my family. In this, my third letter regarding the current Government’s lurch towards populist nationalism, I question him on his claim that the re-write of the ministerial code  is merely a “procedural” matter, and on the ongoing…

“Referendum”

“Surely, it is not in the interests of any representative democracy to legitimize, politically, the aims and methods of those who refuse to recognize the pluralism of opinion that representative democracy is.“ An article about the nationalist origins of the EU referendum. It originally appeared in the Lighthouse Literary Journal