40 Stores to close... (part 5)

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by Sarah » Mon Jul 06 2020 12:19pm

I think he's 9th in the Wikipedia statistics, the others at comparable levels all being elected leaders of major parties or at least cabinet ministers with much longer careers. Similarly there's Paul Nuttall 13, Suzanne Evans 6, Richard Tice 5, Douglas Carswell 6 appearances and more. This huge representation for a party that only ever elected 1 MP defected from The Conservative Party.

They're reported here to have appearances in 25% of editions between 2010 and 2017, compared to just 7% for The Green Party:
https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/ ... 87d35ae186

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by Chadwick » Mon Jul 06 2020 12:56pm

Sarah wrote:
Mon Jul 06 2020 12:19pm
I think he's 9th in the Wikipedia statistics, the others at comparable levels all being elected leaders of major parties or at least cabinet ministers with much longer careers. Similarly there's Paul Nuttall 13, Suzanne Evans 6, Richard Tice 5, Douglas Carswell 6 appearances and more. This huge representation for a party that only ever elected 1 MP defected from The Conservative Party.

They're reported here to have appearances in 25% of editions between 2010 and 2017, compared to just 7% for The Green Party:
https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/ ... 87d35ae186
I suppose as a one-issue 'party' they were very much on-trend in the latter part of that period, and arguably were clickbait to get people watching.
Perhaps it was also a deliberate ploy by the BBC to counter their perceived hippy lefty leanings?

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by Sarah » Mon Jul 06 2020 1:33pm

Now we all suffer the effects of this horrific deception that has stolen our rights, freedoms and standards. The perpetrators deserve to be behind bars but obviously that's never going to happen. No surprise this government is attacking the independence of the judiciary. They're even seeking to abolish the right to trial by jury for many cases, under cover of emergency powers. It's quite amazing what's happening, that so many either don't know, don't understand or don't care about.

https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/legis ... 39.article

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by Chadwick » Thu Jul 09 2020 1:04pm

John Lewis and Boots to cut 5,300 jobs and shut shops

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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by kevinchess1 » Fri Jul 10 2020 12:16pm

Sarah wrote:
Mon Jul 06 2020 1:33pm
Now we all suffer the effects of this horrific deception that has stolen our rights, freedoms and standards.
Which rights, freedoms and standards exactly?
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Re: 40 Stores to close... (part 5)

Post by kevinchess1 » Fri Jul 10 2020 12:26pm

planteria wrote:
Mon Jul 06 2020 9:20am
Farage has apparently appeared on Question Time 32 times in 18 years, ie. 1.7 weeks/year.
and he was a part of the movement that won the referendum, so perhaps not as much of a 'loony' as some might like to believe.. there's no real discussion to be had, as you can't believe that the BBC has a 'right' bias.
Come on now planeterror, you can't win an argument with a Rancid Remoaner by using facts and logic :thumbdown:
Please stick mto the standard format of name calling and typing in capitals, IE 'Sell-out. traitor. commie, snowflake, bureaucrat lapdog pen pusher.
Any future breeches of this etiquette and we'll take away your Flag of saint George
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