Why Kindness and Politics Don’t Mix

Why Kindness and Politics Don’t Mix

First published on Conservative Home on October 15th 2015 Is Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to put kindness back into British politics a helpful act or just a baseless ploy? On November 13th 2010 I launched Kindness Day UK on BBC Breakfast. World Kindness Day had been...
Fairness, The Summer Budget and That Living Wage

Fairness, The Summer Budget and That Living Wage

First published July 8th, Conservative Home In the run up to the General Election, Labour and the Lib Dems banged on about the need for a “fairer” society – the argument being that redistribution from the haves to the have-nots was a no-brainer, and a risk free...
Why Schools Should Ban Smartphones in Class

Why Schools Should Ban Smartphones in Class

Most modern parents complain about it. The Mobile Phone.. Their teen constantly jabbing at their screen in an attempt to answer every `LOL’ or `You there babe?’. The fact you’re half way through dinner or trying to fix on some crucial fact at the time makes it even...
Thank You For Voting For Me

Thank You For Voting For Me

A message from Louise Burfitt-Dons I am naturally disappointed not to be elected your MP. But it has been a privilege to have stood as the Conservative Candidate in Nottingham North for the General Election 2015. I also want to thank the 7,423 residents who did vote...