Tag: Nanny State

How Long Will This Last..?

A bus company has responded to calls from a health chief to ban eating on public transport. But wait! Not as you might think… Brighton and Hove Buses said it did not promote “smelly food” but would not look at…

Cause Of Death: Political

Well, lord knows, I’m not the biggest fan of Teresa May, but I doubt she’s King Herod! What’s behind this headline? Barry Kushner, Labour cabinet member for children’s services, said babies in poorer parts of Liverpool were 50% more likely…

Never, Ever Learning Lessons….

A report from Essex County Council’s health overview committee analysed the increasing national and local trend in the prevalence of obesity in children aged four to 11. The analysis showed in Basildon and Castle Point obesity was prominent, particularly with…

Nanny State Rules Have Consequences…

An article on Polish emigration has this little gem: ”I think Britain should leave the European Union. Then my brother and sister will come back to Poland,” half-joked Katarzyna Górecka. But the 44-year-old, who works in a tuck shop in…