OH, LORDY LORDY……

Oh, Lordy Lordy......
Oh, Lordy Lordy......

OH, LORDY LORDY…

I thought it was a joke when I first heard that Mrs May's husband, Philip, has been appointed by Boris as a member of the House of Lords.

Apparently, it's true.

In my opinion, there are far too many members of the House of Lords and certainly too many who are ill suited to the job. I hope the new leader of the Liberal Democrats (when chosen) will spearhead the case for reforming the second chamber. Since when did "being married to the Prime Minister" make you a suitable candidate for scrutinising and revising legislation?


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  1. Elaine Edgar Payne on Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 11:50 pm

    House of Lords. WHY? The majority are overweight – subsidised food and drink – even though they are overpaid, thus overfed, privileged non- entities. Whilst we need an effective check on the power crazy (eg Cummings)who instigate and make our laws, which in turn have an effect on all our lives, asking a bunch of slow witted people who have not been elected by the people, smacks of covert corruption. Is this democracy in action?
    There must be another way.

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