This is a brief post, principally to share some interesting and important links, At the end, there will be a few photos from in and around King’s Lynn.
Today’s link’s divide naturally into two sections, starting with…
Yes everyone – #JezWeCan is now #JezWeDid – Jeremy Corbyn not only won the election outright in the first round, he did so with an absolute landslide, leaving even the 57% achieved in the first round by Tony Blair when he won the leadership behind him. I have three links that relate to this news…
- From yesterday, courtesy of Vox Political, comes this story about people in Guildford approving of policies until they were told whose they were (Corbyn’s), at which point the hypocrites sought to back track from their earlier support.
- My second link is this offering from Green Party leader Natalie Bennett immediately after the Corbyn victory was confirmed.
- This, from dwpexamination, is a detailed analysis of the breakdown of the votes in this leadership election, which I have chosen to accompany with this infographic courtesy of George Aylett on twitter:
Tax Research UK have produced this fine piece emphasising that public services are not like business.
If you are a former ILF recipient, living in the Waltham Forest Council area can you please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or if you know someone who is, could you please ask them to contact us.
This piece from disabilitynewsservice is both a confirmation of the fact that the Cameron government has made history by causing Britain to become the first country to be investigated by the UN Commision on the Rights of People with Disabilities and some detail and why this is happening.
Finally, via Huffington Post, comes this piece written by a mother going public about her daughter’s autism diagnosis.
Just before putting up some of my more recent pictures, a reminder that tomorrow is Heritage Open Day, featuring 57 sites in King’s Lynn…