Category Archives: New Year

So, how did I do with my 2012 predictions?

Oh dear. It’s time to dust off the predictions I made for 2012 and see how well my crystal ball was functioning this time last year. So, how did I do? 1. The SNP will wimp out on full equal … Continue reading

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2012: My story so far

So, Happy New Year everybody. Did you survive the celebrations without incident or hangover? I shouldn’t be writing this right now. We should be at the Winter Wonderland in Edinburgh, but it’s blowing a pretty major gale out there so … Continue reading

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Nick Clegg’s New Year Message 2012 – the economic rescue mission continues

He’s being slated in some quarters for being too gloomy. How we’d all have mocked, though,  if he’d come out and told us that it would all be fine and 2012 would see the economy turned around. We’re not daft, … Continue reading

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>The Morning After………..and a New Year’s Day Quiz.

>I have accepted the fact that I’m not going to get back to sleep this morning, so have come downstairs and made the first of many cups of Earl Grey I shall drink in 2011. That’s a prediction that’s bound … Continue reading

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>Nick Clegg’s New Year Message 2011 – same as 2010 and 2009 really

>Nick Clegg has recorded his first New Year Message with the Liberal Democrats in Government. He concentrates on the four points on which we fought the election in May: fair taxes, a fair start for every child, building a sustainable, … Continue reading

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>The End of the Decade?

>Well, I don’t often agree with Tom Harris, as you might remember. However, we have found some common ground. My world is polarising at the moment, into two camps. Those who believe that a new decade starts tonight and those, … Continue reading

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