Category Archives: Yorkshire

Corbynista Hypocrisy?

Today seven Labour MPs resigned the party whip and have formed an Independent group in the House of Commons.  The seven are not particularly surprising and it was probably only a matter of time before something like this happened.  The seven include my own MP, Angela Smith the now Independent MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge. … Read More »

Rise like a Yorkshire Pudding

Two years ago on Yorkshire Day, as part of a campaign to raise awareness of Yorkshire’s voice being strangled and the region being ignored by Westminster, I ‘gagged’ the statue of Dickie Bird in Barnsley town centre. (no harm was done and I ‘ungagged’ him after I’d taken some photo’s)  Two Yorkshire Day’s later and… Read More »