Syria Vote

I voted against further military action in Syria because I don’t think the case was made by the Prime Minister, or, I’m afraid to say, by our own front bench. I am unconvinced by Cameron’s claim that there are 70,000 ground forces ready to fight Daesh, and I believe the course of action the Government […]

Autumn Statement

If one good thing came out of the Autumn Statement it was the announcement that the Chancellor is dropping cuts to tax credits.    George Osborne had been planning to raid three million families of £1,300 a year, so it will come as a relief to those families that this vital support has not been […]