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Ex-PM Major speaks at Oxford Union

Oxford Mail: Sir John Major, front Sir John Major, front

FORMER Prime Minister Sir John Major described himself as a “Brixton boy” at the Oxford Union as he rebuked toff-Tory jibes levelled as the Conservative Party.

Speaking at an event organised by the Oxford Conservative Association and the Oxford Union tonight, he also denounced the prospect of a hung parliament.

Sir John, front, told how he had grown up in a multi-occupied, multi-racial house in London and that “opportunity for all was true Conservatism”.

On the prospect of a hung parliament he said: “It sounds very attractive to some, but in these particular economic circumstances it would be a bad deal.”

He said it would lead to a programme “cobbled together in a smoke-filled room”.

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10:12pm Tue 27 Apr 10

Peter macvay says...

FORMER Prime Minister Sir John Major described himself as a “Brixton boy” at the Oxford Union as he rebuked toff-Tory jibes levelled as the Conservative Party...............


One assumes that he was nicked when he sparked up his spliff full of skunk then.
FORMER Prime Minister Sir John Major described himself as a “Brixton boy” at the Oxford Union as he rebuked toff-Tory jibes levelled as the Conservative Party............... One assumes that he was nicked when he sparked up his spliff full of skunk then. Peter macvay
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7:45am Wed 28 Apr 10

Phian says...

Peter macvay wrote:
FORMER Prime Minister Sir John Major described himself as a “Brixton boy” at the Oxford Union as he rebuked toff-Tory jibes levelled as the Conservative Party...............



One assumes that he was nicked when he sparked up his spliff full of skunk then.
Are you saying everyone from Brixton is a drug user ?
John Major did live in Brixton as a boy and left school aged 16. It is thought by many that he was unpopular with some of the Tory elite as he was not "one of them".
[quote][p][bold]Peter macvay[/bold] wrote: FORMER Prime Minister Sir John Major described himself as a “Brixton boy” at the Oxford Union as he rebuked toff-Tory jibes levelled as the Conservative Party............... One assumes that he was nicked when he sparked up his spliff full of skunk then.[/p][/quote]Are you saying everyone from Brixton is a drug user ? John Major did live in Brixton as a boy and left school aged 16. It is thought by many that he was unpopular with some of the Tory elite as he was not "one of them". Phian
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9:04am Wed 28 Apr 10

CLLR KEN TIWARI says...

Sir John Major have&had many other
Good qualities-
that you may not knows of them?

As arrogant some people are in this selfish world, I suppose?

Just for your information, Sir John M.
was an elected Cllr.For the areas your Ratteling about, and lived in those condition, some people may-even live there now?

Incidentally, I am not a member of any Party, since I was hurt, by one party,- that I built? in the interest of Our Community in the areas and People I love so much, where I grew-up? But?

I suppose we'll never be one people,-
so long self interested politicos are here, and throwing poison in us?

In the name of their party?

You own it by one relative nominate you, and other seconded you?

The whole world belongs to you now
I suppose?
Sir John Major have&had many other Good qualities- that you may not knows of them? As arrogant some people are in this selfish world, I suppose? Just for your information, Sir John M. was an elected Cllr.For the areas your Ratteling about, and lived in those condition, some people may-even live there now? Incidentally, I am not a member of any Party, since I was hurt, by one party,- that I built? in the interest of Our Community in the areas and People I love so much, where I grew-up? But? I suppose we'll never be one people,- so long self interested politicos are here, and throwing poison in us? In the name of their party? You own it by one relative nominate you, and other seconded you? The whole world belongs to you now I suppose? CLLR KEN TIWARI
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9:09am Wed 28 Apr 10

CLLR KEN TIWARI says...

Above name= Cllr Ken Tiwari(parish)
(R&S, Oxon)
Above name= Cllr Ken Tiwari(parish) (R&S, Oxon) CLLR KEN TIWARI
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