Friday, 30 August 2013
Posted by Dick Cole at 16:37
My article in last week’s Cornish Guardian covered the Coalition’s “bedroom tax.” It was as follows:
Posted by Dick Cole at 16:32
Monday, 19 August 2013
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Sunday, 11 August 2013
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Friday, 2 August 2013
Posted by Dick Cole at 12:44
Rhun ap Iorwerth was last night elected to the Welsh Assembly in Ynys Mon in spectacular fashion. He takes over from former Plaid leader Ieuan Wyn Jones, who recently stood down to lead the new
Posted by Dick Cole at 09:30
Thursday, 1 August 2013
This latest edition covers a range of topics including the recent local elections, a range of news items, Leanne Wood’s call for a “progressive alliance” and a tribute to MK’s former treasurer Graham Symmons, who sadly passed away earlier this year.
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Posted by Dick Cole at 11:22
Posted by Dick Cole at 11:19
A few months ago, I was contacted by the BBC. I was delighted
to receive an invitation to be a panellist on their Any Questions radio show –
the first time that a Mebyon Kernow representative would appear on the show.
I was pencilled in for the recent debate (Friday 28th July) which took place at St Endellion.
Sadly for me, the BBC took a decision to adjust the guests on that particular show and I was told that I could not be fitted in. But I have been promised that I will be on the panel when the show is next in
I did listen to the debate – between Roy Hattersley, Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg, Philip Collins (who writes for the Times and previously wrote speeches for Tony Blair) and novelist Jessica Mann – and it was frustrating to be unable to comment on a range of topics close to my heart, such as housing, economic development, and ethical investment.
However, I will be doing the Friday evening politics slot on Radio Cornwall. I will be on about 5.40.
Posted by Dick Cole at 11:17