Monthly Archives: December 2012

Where does UK Government’s money come from?

In 2008/09 the source of the UK Government’s money was as follows: Income Tax – 28% National Insurance – 17% Excise Duty 7% Corporation Tax – 9% Council Tax – 4% VAT – 15% Business Rates – 4% Other – … Continue reading

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Town Centres and High Streets – am I expecting too much?

I thought I would post a few examples of town centre interventions which I have seen recently which have made me think:  ‘Is this the best that ‘we’ can do?’. This is really rhetorical, as what I am really thinking … Continue reading

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Greening the Old Kent Road

The Old Kent Road in South East London is a major route into central London from Kent and South East London, but is a poor quality environment for pedestrians and for its residents, as well as provides a very poor … Continue reading

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