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Saturday 31 October 2020

Fat Cats get rich at the Tax Payers’ Expense

For the best part of 30 years, we’ve been sold the idea that the private sector is leaner and meaner and in all respects...

Friar Gate Square’s hidden millions

Derby City Council paid over £3 million to Lowbridge (Derby) Ltd, the developer of the 'Copper Building' at One Friar Gate Square. A Derbyshire Independent analysis...

Brits Leader takes the Trinity Warriors Challenge

British Independents Leader David Gale takes the Trinity Warriors breakdancing challenge 56 year old Brits Leader David Gale has called for a minimum of 2.5...

Lessons from the past – Jimmy Reid

Jimmy Reid, leader of the Clyde shipbuilders' lock-in in the Seventies, was a distant cousin of mine. He was also one the finest orators...

“Fryer Gate” – University of Derby’s Missing Fire Escape

Exclusive story from the Derbyshire Independent: The University of Derby ignored warnings that it needed a fire escape in the six-storey 'Copper Building' at...

Gale resigns from UKIP

Thursday 28th November 2013 - OPEN LETTER TO NIGEL FARAGE In an open letter to UKIP leader Nigel Farage, David Gale, one of UKIP's top performing...

First year law student spots that student loans’ terms and conditions...

A first year law student has caused turmoil within the Student Loans Company (SLC), the body set up by government to oversee university loans...

BREXIT – The Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTMxfAkxfQ0&feature=youtu.be *VIDEO* Time to join forces across party lines and fight the most significant battle of our generation. It’s not about the next ten months, or even...

Hidden! Derby City Council’s missing £millions

Derby City Council concealed the waste of up to £40 million of tax payers' money, lost through missed efficiency savings, unnecessary consultancy, and duplicated spend on information technology. Senior council members and...

Bishop bans British Independents leader from church hustings

The Bishop of Derby, the Rt Revd Alastair Redfern, has defended a controversial move to exclude British Independents leader David Gale from a hustings...