Friday, 25 December 2009

Merry Christmas one and all

Wishing you a very merry Christmas - a time of peace and good will to all men, and women!

I am lucky - we are about to sit down to Christmas dinner in Switzerland, a family affair, with turkey and all the trimmings. Here's to thinking about those who are less fortunate.


Sunday, 20 December 2009

Off for a Christmas Break...

... hopefully not literally as I am going skiing with my parents in Switzerland from 21st to 29th December.

I'm a recent convert to skiing but have got the skiing bug, and it will be great to get some fresh Swiss air ..

Wednesday, 9 December 2009

Pre-Budget Report

Only Alistair Darling and Labour could think that a tax on employing people is a good idea in these recession hit times with an increase in National Insurance in 2011 ...

Wednesday, 2 December 2009

Question to Council

I will be asking a question at next Wednesday's council meeting

“Could you please clarify the council policy on gated developments including whether
there are any exceptions to the policy?”

I understand that the question will be answered by Councillor Marc Francis, lead member for Housing. I bet he won't be able to answer it without referring to Margaret Thatcher / 1980s/1990s housing policy or Hammersmith & Fulham.