Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

Why we lost the Sawley by-election

Last weekend, the final weekend before the Sawley County Council by-election on July 7th, I was out canvassing with Cllr Chris Corbett, who was standing for the County Council seat after a dozen years on the Borough Council.  We had … Continue reading

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Nuclear Disaster in Germany

Angela Merkel’s precipitate and wholesale decision to shut down Germany’s nuclear industry by 2020 was a mindless knee-jerk reaction to the Fukushima incident in Japan, and to populist pressure.  It threatens Germany with a new kind of nuclear disaster. There … Continue reading

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