Category: Agitation

Plonker(s) of the year – The STIRRER version:)

Before we relocated to Keynsham, in one of our previous guises as The Thurrock and Basildon HECKLER, we had an annual tradition of making a 'plonker of the year' award to a local council or agency that had displayed a combination of staggering ineptitude combined with pig headed arrogance. This was how we put out … Continue reading Plonker(s) of the year – The STIRRER version:)

Thoughts on not falling for blatant wind ups

Image: PA Wire/PA Images via Bristol Live At the time of writing, the Tories are having their annual conference in Birmingham. Given how polarised and tense things are getting at the moment, it didn't come as any surprise that there was a protest called by The People's Assembly Against Austerity. It also didn't come as … Continue reading Thoughts on not falling for blatant wind ups

Are they tone deaf? Are they also rattled?

Dave - the editor These were our initial thoughts on the situation we're in with the passing of the Queen and the swift, rubber stamped accession of Charles to the throne: What next? 11.9.22. As with any post that is based on initial thoughts, aspects of what we're going through will inevitably not be covered … Continue reading Are they tone deaf? Are they also rattled?

What next?

Dave - the editor Preamble Last week was a bit of a week wasn't it? Firstly we get a new prime minister in the form of one Liz Truss, selected by the membership of the Tory party, with the electorate at large not having any say in the matter. Then the Queen passes away and … Continue reading What next?