Social Media - Antisocial Behaviour?

There is much about the way the the large social media companies do business, avoid paying tax, and manipulate the younger generations, which is unacceptable.

However, they are a convenient scapegoat when society wants to avoid facing some harsh realities.

 

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On behalf of families in Eastern Cheshire, Jonathan Smith has been monitoring the suspension of birthing services at Macclesfield Hospital.

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Generous Cheshire

Generous Cheshire

 The Cheshire Police tax  is to rise - with 68 per cent public  backing, according to a survey published in the Knutsford, Northwich and Wilmslow Guardian on  29th. January).

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It says it all

Just occasionally, a single decision by a Government, any Government, sums up, in a nutshell, its priorities and values. Nothing else is needed, in order to expose the gulf between promises and action.

 

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Social Justice?

social Justice

Living as they do in one of the most unequal Constituencies in the country, residents of Tatton might have expected that the national response to the pandemic would have set out not to widen, still further, the gaps in income, health, and education. 

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Questions about the vaccination scheme

"Answers Needed" says Jonathan

 

 

Amidst the natural relief and euphoria about the roll-out of the vaccination programme, a few critical questions need urgent answers, says Jonathan Smith.

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Jonathan asks: Is this government competent?

The Competence Test for Government

If, during this week, many families across Cheshire have felt confused, let-down, and angry, who could blame them? Not me

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NHS trust promises Macclesfield maternity services will resume

Jonathan Smith has obtained an assurance from the Chief Executive of East Cheshire NHS Trust that they intend to resume full maternity services at Macclesfield after the pandemic. 

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Families apart

The stark reality of what is going to happen on 1st January – even if some kind of Brexit deal is struck – may have only just hit home with many this week.

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Democracy in Cheshire East

Liberal Democrats at Cheshire East Council are supporting the decision to ditch the Cabinet system of local government in Cheshire East

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