Dorian Bartley, whose day job involves working alongside police to “reduce crime”, also shared conspiracy theories about terrorist attacks in the UK and US.
Posts Tagged: Lambeth
Pundits are expecting a drubbing for the Conservatives in the capital. But some boroughs will buck the trend. I predict unpredictability.
Red Ted Knight and the then Militant Tendency were a disaster for Lambeth. The hard left has returned – new bottles, yet very much the nastiest of old wine.
The high Council Tax taper in Lambeth, Brent, Harrow, and Waltham Forest means less incentive to come off benefits and into work.
Many Labour councillors are still backing the Maduro dictatorship. This is something we need to challenge.
The huge variation in costs does suggest that some councils, including mine, are likely to be paying over the odds.
They push dishonest figures on homelessness and council funding – but the belief of Labour councillors in their own civic virtue remains constant.
He was barred from public office after leading Lambeth to disaster. But under Corbyn he’s back.
None the less, the local Conservatives exploited the climate of prejudice, while Labour sometimes bent to accommodate it.
While complaining of cuts, it spends £250,000 a year on Lambeth Talk.
The Council is in denial about its failings.
The pace of change between each election will leave obsolete the relatively stable arrangements that we know now.
Osborne must hope Labour moderates hold the thin red line in town halls or he may, like Thatcher, be forced to centralise.
Over the last half century municipal leaders have caused the capital to become an uglier place to live and work.
Moderate Labour councillors are generally proving craven about the threat that they face.