So the Trogs get a billion or so and they can spend some of it on giving their nurses a bit of a pay rise.
And, just to show that we do care about old people and the safety of their accommodations, this elderly couple will receive an 8% increase in their income, taking them up to £82.2 million a year
Now, how many countries treat their elderly like that? Scotland would have a black hole if they treated their nonagenarians that way.
Doesn’t it make you proud to be British, with these broad shoulders, pooling and sharing all over the shop?
And, of course, this.
Now surely, all of these people aren’t really in need of a free dinner, or in IDS’s case, breakfast. If we are going to bring in austerity means testing, because we are such a broke little country, and about to be even more broke, probably people like Cameron and May should be means tested to see if they earn above the threshold for a free dinner at the expense of taxpayers.
Whit’s guid tae gie’s no ill tae tak, eh Tess?
Grateful thanks to Cllr John Edwards for the idea and some of the pics.
Invite this bloke to take tea with the Queen…
…and refuse entry to this bloke.
Great Brutish Christian Values, Amber? “Suffer the little children to come unto me”?
You’re a total bloody embarrassment, Rudd. Thank god you are not Scottish.
Who wouldn’t take Kate’s picture and make lots of money if she does the nude sunbathing thing. Come on Kate!