Transport minister Ruth Kelly will stand down from her position
24 September 2008

Ruth Kelly is to stand down from her position as Transport Secretary in the next cabinet reshuffle. Ms Kelly says she is leaving the government in order to spend more time with her four children.

The announcement comes just weeks after Autocar revealed that Ms Kelly’s department plans to bring in a complex road tolling system as early as 2010. She has been Secretary of State for Transport since Gordon Brown formed his first cabinet in July 2007, and she denies that her resignation is a display of dissatisfaction with the Prime Minister’s leadership.

The cabinet reshuffle in which Ms Kelly will resign from the government could come as early as next week, after the Conservative party conference in Birmingham.

Simon Mellins

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24 September 2008

Good news for us, bad news for her children.

24 September 2008

let's hope she doesn't miss the limo too much...

24 September 2008

I wonder who we are going to get next, and if they are going to be any better.

On a lighter note.....

I may be on my own here, but I can't work out if I find her attractive or not.

Did I just say that out loud?

 

 

It's all about the twisties........

24 September 2008

Fancy her ? She's a munter !!

Good bloody riddance. An amateur politician who gave the impression of treating it as a sixth form project. Just like Hazel Blears who reminds me of Alan Partridge's secretary, Lynn.

29 September 2008

Pity the whole Cabinet don't resign to spend more time with their families............... As a failed Education Minister Ruth Kelly was just another make-weight at Transport who did neither harm nor good, just followed Gordon Brown's instructions (read EU here, if you like) whilst showing no initiative. Since New Labour came to power they have singularly failed to make much impact on the important issues in the Transport field and simply regarded the motorist as another unprotesting source of income via newer and more inventive forms of taxation, whilst not managing to address any of the important issues. It would be nice to see a motoring enthusiast, or at least someone who drives, being appointed to this post, but I guess that would be wishful thinking....


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29 September 2008

[quote Bruce Wayne]Just like Hazel Blears who reminds me of Alan Partridge's secretary, Lynn.[/quote] This woman (I cannot bear to utter her name) makes me so angry when I see her on Question Time or similar programmes. She must have a Master's Degree in "Evasion, Obfuscation and the Mythology of Politics" as she sits there looking smug (with that stupid smile plastered across her face) whilst she continues to repeat and peddle untruths about what the Opposition Parties say with no regard for the truths that are pointed out to her. Too awful to contemplate that she may be the new Transport Secretary.


Enjoying a Fabia VRs - affordable performance

29 September 2008

[quote ordinary bloke]

[quote Bruce Wayne]Just like Hazel Blears who reminds me of Alan Partridge's secretary, Lynn.[/quote] This woman (I cannot bear to utter her name) makes me so angry when I see her on Question Time or similar programmes. She must have a Master's Degree in "Evasion, Obfuscation and the Mythology of Politics" as she sits there looking smug (with that stupid smile plastered across her face) whilst she continues to repeat and peddle untruths about what the Opposition Parties say with no regard for the truths that are pointed out to her. Too awful to contemplate that she may be the new Transport Secretary.

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So - What are you saying?

You don't like her then?

 

 

It's all about the twisties........

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