The Work Programme Doesn’t Work!

Still looking for work, I’ve been shunted sideways to yet another provider for an ‘intensive’ jobsearch experience. Of course, when I arrived at the induction, neither I nor anyone else in attendance actually had a clue of why we were there, what we would be doing or for how long; it never seems to cross … Continue reading

Facilitate Not Nannystate!

My feelings on everything that is wrong with Britain today could be summed up as ‘an obsession with control (a Nanny State approach) that not only fails to facilitate personal choices but actively blocks the individual from advancing’. The State should exist as a servant of the People, providing the services that they require when … Continue reading