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The only way Ed Miliband can get into power

With Labour facing wipeout in Scotland, the only way Ed Miliband can get into power is with the SNP propping him up.That would leave him at the mercy of their demands - and you'd pay for them with more taxes, more borrowin

Why won't they rule out a deal with the SNP?

Why won't Ed Miliband and his team rule out working with the SNP?The answer is clear: with Labour facing wipeout in Scotland, Ed Miliband has to be propped up by the SNP to get into power.We'll all pay for the SNP's de

Weybridge General Election hustings

Churches Together in Weybridge General Election hustings Date: Thursday, 16th April 2015Time:  7.30 for 8.00pmChurches Together in Weybridge General Election hustingsConservative: Philip Hammond
Greens: Rustam Majainah
Labour: Arran Neathey
Liberal Democrat: John VincentWhen: This Thursday 17th April
at Christ the Prince of Peace Church Hall, Portmore Way, Weybridge, KT13 8JDStarts at 8pm.

Extra £60 million Government cash secures go-ahead for Thames Flood Scheme

Extra £60 million Government cash secures go-ahead for Thames Flood Scheme Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has today announced that the Lower Thames will receive a total of £220 million public investment. The £300 million scheme will receive an estimated £165m as part of the Government’s flood defence allocation programme, with all funding for development and pre-construction now in place.

Friday was a bad day for Europe

Friday was a bad day for Europe.I made no secret of my opposition to the election of Jean-Claude Juncker as President of the EU Commission - and I stood firm in my opposition, because an important principle is at stake here.
 David Cameron

WHAT IS THE POINT OF A TRADE DELEGATION WHEN YOU CAN’T SIGN A TRADE AGREEMENT?

Daniel Hannan www.hannan.co.uk  Conservative MEP for South East England   WHAT IS THE POINT OF A TRADE DELEGATION WHEN YOU CAN’T SIGN A TRADE AGREEMENT? It’s nice to see David Cameron in China. Indeed, it would be a dereliction of his responsibility not to visit that vast and complex country. China grew at 6.6 per cent last year while the eurozone shrank. The world is tipping: its economic centre of gravity is running east across the Russian steppes at 90 miles a day. This need not be bad news for the West: a rising giant lifts others, with or without meaning to.  

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Conservative Councillors are already working hard across the area, helping their neighbours and improving their communities. We think that’s worth standing for. If you agree, we’d like to hear from you.You won’t have to give up your job or surrender your social life, and you will receive all the support you need to be a fantastic local Councillor.