"This post is interesting, but I don't know when the Lib Dem email arrived, as that particular boat has sailed, oops, train has left the station. The National Infrastructure Commission recommendation to the Chancellor, who endorsed the proposal…"
Private Eye have published on online map of properties owned by offshore companies.http://www.private-eye.co.uk/registryFor convenience I have taken their downloaded file - all attributions etc to Private Eye - and created a spreadsheet for Haringey.Enjoy it at your leisure.See More
"It is more hopeful than before. It is such a shame that the previous owners (the egregious Punch?) messed with such a good formula.that the manager Victoria established. Not only was Harvey's frequently on, but also Woodforde Wherry, a rare and…"
"Thanks David, completely agree with all you say. Just to clarify, this would not involve some marxist plot to interfere with the free market. Free markets work when they are free of inelasticities: constraints on the workings of the market.…"
"I think this is spot on. It is actually a political question unfortunately, and in all the talk about high street deterioration in the UK the question of rent and the leasehold model is rarely raised. There is much more obfuscation about business…"
"How upsetting for you, having to go through all this.
At a guess the fraudsters would wish to get a phone, which could then be used to call an overseas premium rate number run by fellow fraudsters, and leave a huge phone bill that would be…"
"In reply to your points
1) We haven't agreed that wind turbines do not work. The UK figures for increase in generation since 2011 are:
Wind offshore + 2,337 GWh to 7,463 GWh (+ 46%)
Wind onshore + 1,737 GWh to 12,121 GWh (17%)
"Slightly off topic, but I just looked up what the rent of the old Blockbuster Video property on Topsfield Parade is. They are asking £55,000 per annum on a 10 year lease, with a mid-way rent review. The rates are £8,000 per year.
"This is one of those discussions that is happening in so many places on the InterWeb that it may well become a primary consumer of electricity by itself..... In addition the entrenched nature of opinion rarely makes the energy put into this debate…"
"The questions are leading and discussion of the issue very one sided.
The government won the election and is entitled to carry out its policy of promoting free schools. But the basic standards of transparency about the process are fundamental…"
"We see them every night when walking our pooches. There is a set in Priory Park, and they roam freely around Middle Lane and up to Rokesley School. I often see one running inside Rokesley. So maybe they have moved down the hill and left the…"
"Very good work in simplifying this down. In some sense it seems innocuous, given that the planning permission will expire and therefore does need renewal. Therefore the splitting into two projects, as you say, with one contingent on the other,…"
"When Milton wrote Areopagitica, his plea for freedom of publication, he was questioning the divine right of Kings to order society and rejecting the censorship set up under the Inquisition. Voltaire's satire Candide rallied against the…"
"Since 1988, there has been no local authority involvement in the setting of business rates. The system we have now is commonly referred to as the 'universal business rate'. Local authorities merely send out the bill and arrange…"