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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

500 Today (well ok, 503)!

March 30, 2011

So Ray, Jackie and I got our diaries a bit out of kilter but Tuesday marked the 500th post on Allthatsleft since we launched  on 15 November 2010.    This is our 503rd post. To be fair we missed 400 completely, so we haven’t done so bad this time.  These are our previous review posts for […]

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Eric Pickles Has His Cake and Eats It

March 30, 2011

I’ve written before (here and here) about how extreme the cuts to local government have been for 2011/12. Whilst local government accounts for 6% of government spending it is contributing 18% of the cuts. Eric Pickles has gloried in this carnage, and has been quick to point the finger at councils making ‘politically motivated’ cuts […]

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#132: 1957, Buddy Holly, Peggy Sue

March 30, 2011

Yesterday’s song choice by Ray North brought us to the position of having posted a song for every year since 1966. There are a few gaps before though since the Rock’n’Roll explosion of 1956, which made me think of this song. It is impressive how quickly rock’n’roll had developed to bring this song to the […]

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