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UKIP voters are a proud bunch and you've got to admire their convictions. A vote for them could bring about a Conservative loss or an SNP gain at parliamentary level.

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UKIP won't be able to command a government or indeed influence one so will supporters head back to their previous voting but still vote for UKIP in the locals or are UKIP going to win the election?

With a projected 1 seat and a maximum of 4 how can that have any bearing on any government or parliament? Support has dropped from 17% to around 13.% and projections are some voters are starting to change the colour of their rosettes.

I understand fully the issues around immigration, Europe but is the vote going to see Labour form a huge lurch to the left. This piece will look further at what that could mean for the UK - http://goo.gl/UkxHiW

The economic future of the UK looks like this - http://goo.gl/FN8esR - and with a Labour/SNP partnership it involves tax increases (not just on the rich and to cover the plans of the SNP) and Labour being reliant on SNP approval.

UKIP could well play in to the hands of the SNP by not allowing the Conservatives to see a majority. A Conservative majority would then fuel the SNP hunger for independence and see what is already an ununited Kingdom fall apart.

Some SNP supporters claim that Westminster doesn't want SNP to be there for their voters. That couldn't be far from the truth. What many don't want is a nationalist party that you can only vote for in one part of the UK effectively holding power in government.

The answer to the whole problem of some feeling that politics isn't working for them is to form a federal government. Have an elected heads of state and second chamber. That would possibly help stop nationalism. The best sports people playing together just as Team GB do and so on. One nation but proud of your roots.

Romantic yes but better than the current way of doing things as British politics is stuck in a time warp. Countries like Australia and Canada show us how it should be done.

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UKIP won't be able to command a government or indeed influence one so will supporters head back to their previous voting but still vote for UKIP in the locals or are UKIP going to win the election?

With a projected 1 seat and a maximum of 4 how can that have any bearing on any government or parliament? Support has dropped from 17% to around 13.% and projections are some voters are starting to change the colour of their rosettes.

I understand fully the issues around immigration, Europe but is the vote going to see Labour form a huge lurch to the left. This piece will look further at what that could mean for the UK - http://goo.gl/UkxHiW

The economic future of the UK looks like this - http://goo.gl/FN8esR - and with a Labour/SNP partnership it involves tax increases (not just on the rich and to cover the plans of the SNP) and Labour being reliant on SNP approval.

UKIP could well play in to the hands of the SNP by not allowing the Conservatives to see a majority. A Conservative majority would then fuel the SNP hunger for independence and see what is already an ununited Kingdom fall apart.

Some SNP supporters claim that Westminster doesn't want SNP to be there for their voters. That couldn't be far from the truth. What many don't want is a nationalist party that you can only vote for in one part of the UK effectively holding power in government.

The answer to the whole problem of some feeling that politics isn't working for them is to form a federal government. Have an elected heads of state and second chamber. That would possibly help stop nationalism. The best sports people playing together just as Team GB do and so on. One nation but proud of your roots.

Romantic yes but better than the current way of doing things as British politics is stuck in a time warp. Countries like Australia and Canada show us how it should be done.

#GE2015 +The Times and The Sunday Times


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UKIP all the way. Farage for number 10. This report is bullshit. Here are some reasons not to vote Labour https://plus.google.com/+HarveyPaul007/posts/8wB9NgHBs5H
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Well done to +AFC Bournemouth​ on promotion and the top spot in the Championship.

Great to see a local team do so well.

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Vote Green so says Russell Brand from his £2m flat the day after the Labour leader visited him from his £2.7m home with two kitchens and talked about helping the poor.

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+Peter Bennett​ Did you see him with Ed Miliband, when Mili was trying to drop his 't's and use words such as "AiNT" Wtf¿ Brand is also one for ditching his poshness in favour of some street cred... 
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Labour seem to be in the news for a lot of wrong reasons at the moment.

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Last year, Labour candidate Louise Baldock said she would no longer enlist the support of a schoolteacher banned for life after having sexual relations with a 14 year old boy. Andrew Duffell was fo...
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Double dealing by saying one thing and doing the opposite. We simply can not trust these Labour paedophile candidates.
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Should owners of diesel cars send Brown a bill for the extra levy that we'll now be faced with thanks to the UK having to meet European Union targets for pollution?

One way to reduce pollution is to make cycling easier and safer for those who want to get out on their bikes. Better cycle lanes would probably encourage more people to get out and about.

The residents of Bournemouth have a particular hatred towards cyclists and will explain why it's one of the worst places to get on two wheels. 
Drivers of diesel cars face higher road taxes and daily charges if they enter city centres following a Supreme Court ruling
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A bit confused here. Does this apply to vans, of which one makes up an essential element of our small business. Is there an alternative means of fuel out there for us?
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Do the Bartman got to number 1 in the charts when I was younger. Remember having the lyrics and memorising them during a French lesson at school.

Here are the lyrics if interested - http://goo.gl/tTkYIQ

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For a Pro Europe publication to endorse a David Cameron led government +The Economist​ puts it's reasons in the article below.


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BRITAIN is a midsized island with outsized influence. Its parliamentary tradition, the City’s global role, the union of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern...
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A fair and balanced account..
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Money taken by force whether you watch it or not.

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“"money, taken by force...whether you watch it or not"”
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Innnnnnnnnnnnnnnnit

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Today's cartoon by Peter Brookes, innit http://thetim.es/1Jb7jtE
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Great news in Nepal with this four month old baby being found alive under the rubble.

IBT - http://goo.gl/VHwI9D
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Amazing
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A critically ill teenager has begged the NHS to reverse a decision to refuse him life saving drugs on cost grounds. Lewis, 14, told how he was diagnosed with MPGN, a life-threatening disease, when he was just nine-years-old 

The NHS can afford to spend £3b per year on drunks at the weekend, sees £300m lost to health tourism but the NHS won't pay to give this boy drugs that could save his life.

Should he really be begging for his life?

Please sign his petition over on Change.org - http://goo.gl/dod4


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Change.org is the world’s largest petition platform, using technology to empower more than 75 million users to create the change they want to see.
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You could be right +Steve Banks​ but this is worth a read, for an unbiased view:
https://fullfact.org/health/nhs_managers_too_many_nuffield_trust-39708
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