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Atheist
Instant viewer scorer put Starmer with positive votes nearly double Sunak's. I would have put it even higher. The studio audience reaction was overwhelming in its preference for Starmer.
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Deskdiary
Common sense and fairness to women swimmers has prevailed.   Are sporting bodies finally realising that it is unfair for men to compete against... ...
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sandyRoe
... would it be considered a bad thing if Labour secured one?
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ToraToraTora
No wonder he spat the dummy out. 180% GDP national debt and Marine Le Pen kicking his April. Add to that the France could collapse the Euro and no wonder Macron wants to bail out! UK ND 85%! and... ...
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gulliver1
Grant Shapps, is Pleading with voters not to vote Labour and give them a super -majority. Which is seen as effectively conceding that the Tories have already lost the election in his eyes.You... ...
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youngmafbog
Right-on liberalism has a lot to answer for and IMHO this is not acceptable in any shape or form.   When are the authorities going to get tough on... ...
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sandyRoe
...of people already struggling to make ends meet? https://www.reuters.com/world/uk/uks-conservatives-promise-12-billion-pound-sickness-benefit-savings-2024-06-08/ ...
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sandyRoe
... being more diligent in their pursuit of tax dodgers. If tax evasion presents so much low hanging fruit why hasn't it been dealt with long ago?
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Clone
Not jailed. I'm off to scratch my head and ponder the current madness of the world I'm living in.
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ToraToraTora
https://www.bbc.com/news/articles/c1dd7m3zjxzo   ...
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ToraToraTora
https://news.sky.com/story/king-charles-first-official-portrait-targeted-by-animal-rights-activists-13151389   ...
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Clone
25 years in prison or a slap on the wrist?   https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/world-us-canada-69091802 ...
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youngmafbog
Child sex grooming gangs STILL cast a shadow over Rotherham. When will we get some law and order?  When will Police do the job they are paid... ...
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youngmafbog
Excellent, we see it on here, but this is more mindless violence from the left. No doubt the usual will find this... ...
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naomi24
On the day of the encounter with the 19 year old victim, one of them pulled the machete out of his trousers before saying to him, "keep stepping". Moments later the vicious attack... ...
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naomi24
//Convicted sex offender Gary Glitter has been ordered to pay at least £508,000 to a victim he abused when she was 12 years old. A High Court judge ruled that Glitter - whose real name is Paul Gadd... ...
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MandyMooMoo
What would happen if the majority of seats were won by independent candidates in the general election? Who would be chosen as prime minister?
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sandyRoe
He made an informal pact with the Traditional Unionist Voice party but now is endorsing members of the DUP. If a politician isn't as good as his word, what is he good... ...
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sandyRoe
...reached some sort of accommodation with the Nazis? We might have held on to our empire while the Nazis and the reds engaged in a struggle that would have weakened them both.

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