JEFF PRESTRIDGE: Chancellor, leave our wallets alone!

JEFF PRESTRIDGE: Chancellor, leave our wallets alone in your upcoming Budget! We’re taxed enough and it’s also unConservative
By Jeff Prestridge for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 16:51 EDT, 23 October 2021 | Updated: 17:15 EDT, 23 October 2021

I trust this week’s Budget will be a low-key affair because I’m not sure the electorate has the stomach for any more tax rises – now, come April next year, or stretching into the future.

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JEFF PRESTRIDGE: Chancellor, leave our wallets alone!

JEFF PRESTRIDGE: Chancellor, leave our wallets alone in your upcoming Budget! We’re taxed enough and it’s also unConservative
By Jeff Prestridge for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 16:51 EDT, 23 October 2021 | Updated: 17:15 EDT, 23 October 2021

I trust this week’s Budget will be a low-key affair because I’m not sure the electorate has the stomach for any more tax rises – now, come April next year, or stretching into the future.

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Alarm Over Queen Elizabeth’s Health Reveals a Harsh Royal Truth

Now that it has been revealed—24 hours after the event—that the Queen has spent a night in hospital and was not, as the palace press corps were informed, “resting” at Windsor Castle, there are complaints that, once again, the messaging is bad and making the situation worse.
For sure, trying to conceal the hospital visit just raises the question: what else is not being revealed? And, inevitably, it renews speculation about whether the Queen will have finally to give up her day job.

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Will More Eco-Authoritarianism Come From COP26?

Our international political class is set to descend on Glasgow this November for the United Nations climate change summit, COP26. A swarm seems to be an apt comparison given that 1,500 waste disposal staff are set to strike for the duration of the event, leaving the unnecessary trash produced by environmental devotees flowing out of bags and bins for all to see. And, like flies, the bad ideas proposed to revolutionize everyone’s lives for the worst are bound to be in abundance.

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JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m hot and bothered about the PM

JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m VERY hot and bothered about the PM’s eco-jollity
By John Humphrys on Saturday
Published: 17:00 EDT, 22 October 2021 | Updated: 20:25 EDT, 22 October 2021

My first shot at burning down our house was rather less effective than my second. I was a small boy and it was the morning after Bonfire Night.
My mother had popped out and I was bored so I had the bright idea of collecting some of the spent rockets littering the street and throwing them in our fire.

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JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m hot and bothered about the PM

JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m VERY hot and bothered about the PM’s eco-jollity
By John Humphrys on Saturday
Published: 17:00 EDT, 22 October 2021 | Updated: 20:25 EDT, 22 October 2021

My first shot at burning down our house was rather less effective than my second. I was a small boy and it was the morning after Bonfire Night.
My mother had popped out and I was bored so I had the bright idea of collecting some of the spent rockets littering the street and throwing them in our fire.

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JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m hot and bothered about the PM

JOHN HUMPHRYS: My heat pump has me left in the cold… but I’m VERY hot and bothered about the PM’s eco-jollity
By John Humphrys on Saturday
Published: 17:00 EDT, 22 October 2021 | Updated: 20:25 EDT, 22 October 2021

My first shot at burning down our house was rather less effective than my second. I was a small boy and it was the morning after Bonfire Night.
My mother had popped out and I was bored so I had the bright idea of collecting some of the spent rockets littering the street and throwing them in our fire.

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EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: More monkey business as Carrie Johnson charity is handed ban 

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: More monkey business as Carrie Johnson charity is handed ban
By Richard Eden for The Daily Mail
Published: 17:14 EDT, 22 October 2021 | Updated: 17:52 EDT, 22 October 2021

First, Carrie Johnson’s charity provoked an international incident over plans to ‘rewild’ a herd of elephants to Kenya.
Now, I can reveal the Prime Minister’s wife and her boss, Damian Aspinall, have been slapped down again over their ambitious and controversial animal projects.

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EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: More monkey business as Carrie Johnson charity is handed ban 

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: More monkey business as Carrie Johnson charity is handed ban
By Richard Eden for The Daily Mail
Published: 17:14 EDT, 22 October 2021 | Updated: 17:52 EDT, 22 October 2021

First, Carrie Johnson’s charity provoked an international incident over plans to ‘rewild’ a herd of elephants to Kenya.
Now, I can reveal the Prime Minister’s wife and her boss, Damian Aspinall, have been slapped down again over their ambitious and controversial animal projects.

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Why is Newcastle’s Saudi money deemed worse than cash from a bunch of white guys in America?

MARTIN SAMUEL: Why is Saudi money worse than cash from a bunch of white guys in America? Newcastle’s owners are treated like crooks, but the Premier League’s principled band don’t mind rubbing along with autocratic regimes

Newcastle have received a lot of criticism since their £300m Saudi-led takeover 
But Man United use their deal with Saudi Telecom as revenue stream in the past  
Why is investment from Saudi Arabia worse than from white guys in America?

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