RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: If True Blue constituencies are turning red, the Conservatives must be in trouble
RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: If True Blue constituencies are turning crimson, the Conservatives have to be in bother
First Rod Stewartnow even Terry and June are turning their backs on it tories. Voters resembling sitcom characters performed by Terry Scott and June Whitfield are switching allegiance to Labour.
The present ran from 1979, the 12 months Mrs Thatcher grew to become Prime Minister, to 1987, the 12 months of her third landslide victory.
Terry and June had been a typical middle-aged, middle-class couple residing in Purley, Surrey, within the coronary heart of stockbroker nation. Along with others BBC Comedies like The Good Life and Ever Decreaving Circles, Terry And June embodied the ‘little C’ and ‘huge C’ of conservative Britain.
However now a brand new ballot of 9,000 individuals finds middle-aged suburbanites are leaving the Tories in droves. You are not simply anxious about them cost of livingundertake more and more trendy waking postures.
First Rod Stewart, now even Terry and June are turning their backs on the Tories. Voters resembling sitcom characters performed by Terry Scott and June Whitfield are switching allegiance to Labour
If True Blue constituencies flip crimson within the Gin ‘n’ Jag belt, the Conservatives have to be in even greater bother than we thought.
Rod Stewart set off alarm bells when he known as in to a Sky Information debate, urging Rishi to step down and provides Keir Starmer an opportunity.
Stewart, a longtime Tory supporter, has been tipped over the sting by the disaster within the NHS. His intervention made headlines, however these of us who listened in a bit longer realized the disenchantment ran a lot deeper. Terry and June aren’t the one ones who’ve had sufficient.
Our subsequent caller is a Mrs. Margo Leadbetter from Surbiton.
Hello? There you’re. I like to think about myself because the silent majority. I am not one to name TV stations, however I simply heard this singer, Andy Stewart, and I can solely agree. The NHS is an absolute shame.
Rod Stewart set off alarm bells when he known as in to a Sky Information debate, urging Rishi to step down and provides Keir Starmer an opportunity
Jerry pulled his hair out attempting to get an appointment with a GP for his, effectively, it would not matter what precisely.
Ever since he, uh, acquired fired from the company, we simply cannot afford to remain personal.
And Pony Membership’s Dolly Mountshaft has been ready for a gastric band for greater than a 12 months. She’d higher go to the vet.
I have been compelled to surrender my weekly Waitrose supply and store at one thing known as Aldi.
Have you ever seen the worth of quinoa as of late? At this fee, you will have to scrub to make ends meet, and we’ll be compelled to dig up the hydrangeas to develop our personal veggies.
I am beginning to assume Tom and Barbara subsequent door had the precise thought the entire time.
Terry and June had been a typical middle-aged, middle-class couple residing in Purley, Surrey, within the coronary heart of stockbroker nation. Together with different BBC comedies like The Good Life and Ever Decreaving Circles, Terry And June embodied the ‘little C’ and ‘huge C’ of conservative Britain
Thanks Margo On line two now we have Mr. Alf Garnett from Wapping.
Proper my pricey. Hear, possibly you will study one thing. I’m a lifelong Tory, King and Nation. Enoch was proper, now we have far too many foreigners right here. Lies close to.
I imply, once we voted to depart Europe, we had been advised that we had been going to take again management of our borders. Bear in mind Brexit means Brexit? Silly moo. That is a fucking chuckle, innit. Shiploads of the bastards arrive throughout the English Channel on daily basis.
And what’s this so-called conservative authorities doing about it? Nuffink, that is what. May as effectively strive that Scouse jerk’s work.
Let’s go to Torquay and Mr. Basil Fawlty, who runs a resort.
Resort? that is what you name it, proper? Extra of a hostel now, because it was requisitioned by the federal government to deal with asylum seekers who find yourself on Paignton seashore.
Speak about decreasing the tone. I believed the Germans and People had been dangerous sufficient. However these Albanians. Absolute rabble.
They ate up Waldorf salads for me and drank all the bar. And do not point out the lockdown. I discussed it as soon as, however I believe I acquired away with it. Did not get a dime, fell by means of the security internet. Manuel returned to Barcelona after Brexit and I am unable to rent employees for love or cash.
Vitality payments are skyrocketing, company taxes are rising. That is it, I am gone. By no means vote for Tory once more.
Mr. Martin Bryce is in Mole Valley. Works in Valves and runs the neighborhood watch.
Sure howdy. Thanks for taking my name. I’ve all the time been a “Small-C” conservative, kind of a JFK conservative if you’ll, though he was a Democrat, if you realize what I imply. Do not ask what your neighborhood can do for you, ask what you are able to do on your neighborhood.
(Go on, Martin-Ann.)
Actually good. Because the chief of the neighborhood watch, I attempt to work carefully with the police, however as of late I discover they only do not care about what I name on a regular basis crime. For instance, when Howard and Hilda had their lawnmower stolen by members of the, um, touring neighborhood, they did not hassle to research.
However once we complained and mentioned we knew who the culprits had been, they confirmed up in a rainbow-colored squad automotive, blue and with two lights, accused us of committing a hate crime and threatened to arrest Howard for racism.
I play with the Lib Dems subsequent time, however Hilda says nothing extra about it and she or he chooses BNP.
Extra dangerous information from Central England for the Tories. Will somebody vote conservative subsequent time? Let’s ask Mr Wolfie Smith from Tooting.
Precisely, sister. Name the instigators, as a result of there’s one thing within the air. We should come collectively ultimately as a result of the revolution is right here. And you realize it is proper!
A common strike, tens of millions being paid to take a seat at house doing nothing, taxes at their highest degree since WWII, report public spending, open borders, limitless immigration, successfully legalized medicine, cops off the streets, Web Zero, 1000’s of millionaires fleeing the nation. . .
What’s to not like? We have been ready for this.
energy to the individuals! Vote Tory!
A pop up wash and brush up
A upkeep employee has been killed after being crushed whereas engaged on a ‘telescopic bathroom’ exterior the Palace Theater in London’s West Finish.
A telescoping bathroom is a pop-up urinal that emerges from the sidewalk late at evening to stop evening owls from being caught out on the road.
As municipalities started shutting down old style public facilities, they’ve turned to more and more costly and cumbersome options. Certainly one of my first columns for the Night Customary 35 years in the past was a couple of tramp who fell asleep in a kind of newfangled, free-standing, self-contained, French-style, self-cleaning bathrooms put in by Westminster Council.
He wasn’t harm, however by the point police rescued him, he’d been lathered, rinsed, and blow-dried half a dozen instances. It was the cleanest in years.
Laughed out loud on the weird picture reconstruction designed to show in useless that Air Miles Andy could not presumably have romped in a shower with Virginia Giuffre. Who was this masked man? Or masked girl, come on. It might have been an previous snap of John Main and Edwina Currie.