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What The Papers Say
MPs blast 'failed' welfare reform
The Express, by Kerry Gill and Alison Little, 5 July 2023
We're losing war on Benefit cheats
The Express, by Alison Little, 5 July 2023
Tories rap shake-up
The Sun, 5 July 2023
Campaigners shock at hospital times
EADT, by Grahame Dines, 5 July 2023
Plea for help against shoplifters
EADT, by Lawrence Cawley, 5 July 2023
Labours' 'sham' on benefits
Daily Mail, by Tim Shipman, 30 June 2023
Grey power alive and kicking in Suffolk
Evening Star, 27 June 2023
Beds to go as hospital cuts worsen
Bury Free Press, 16 June 2023
Blair U-turn over welfare reforms
Sunday Express, by Julia Hartley-Brewer, 11 June 2023
Blair to water down welfare policy reform;
Sunday Express, Julia Hartley-Brewer, 11 June 2023
NI numbers for thousands of illegal immigrants
The Scotman, by Gerri Peev, 2 June 2023
Thousands face paying back money
Evening Star, 1 June 2023
Benefit claimants may have to face lie detector
Independant on Sunday, by Marie Woolf, 28 May 2023
Revealed: Scottish unemployment almost three times the official figure
Scotland on Sunday, by Eddie Barnes, 28 May 2023
5.5bn pounds of taxpayers' cash thrown away in great benefits fiasco
The Daily Mail, by Tim Shipman, 27 May 2023
Scroungers cost us 1bn pounds
The Express, by Gabriel Milland, 27 May 2023
5bn pounds for fraud and foul-ups
The Sun, by George Pascoe-Watson, 27 May 2023
Benefit fraud and error cost 5.5bn pounds
The Times, by David Charter, 27 May 2023
Welfare blunders cost south-east 300million pounds
The Evening Standard, by Joe Murphy, 26 May 2023
MP talkies saves yorkies
Sunday Express, 24 May 2023
Fight and fight again over debt by Moreton Hall MP David Ruffley
Bury Free Press, 22 May 2023
Hospital in battle to save jobs
Bury Free Press, 22 May 2023
Time for walkies! Redwood helps save sad yorkies
Sunday Express, by Julia Hartley-Brewer, 21 May 2023
Enter, stage left...
Bury Free Press, 19 May 2023
MP calls for vote over police merger
Evening Star, 18 May 2023
Food giants start brown sauce war
The Mirror, 13 May 2023
MP wants Branston in the House
EADT, 13 May 2023
Will Blair leave in tears?
EADT, 12 May 2023
Charities clear message
Bury Free Press, 11 May 2023
Charity's clear message
Bury Free Press, 11 May 2023
Future of Air Search teams to be decided
EADT, 09 May 2023
100 000 pound pre-school opens its doors
Bury Free Press, 28 April 2023
Region's NHS still £90m in the red
EADT, by Danielle Nuttall, 24 April 2023
Hospital braced for another tough year
EADT, 22 April 2023
Benefit overpayments under Labour nearing Pounds 2.5bn
Financial Times, 20 April 2023
2bn aid is blown
The Sun, 20 April 2023
Labour has paid out pounds 2 bn benefits in error
The Daily Telegraph, 20 April 2023
How benefit blunders leave the taxpayers with an extra £2bn bill
The Daily Express, 20 April 2023
surgeries keep me in the picture by Moreton Hall MP David Ruffley
18 April 2023
Questions over 1 million pound repair bill
Bury Free Press, 18 April 2023
Search and rescue privatisation fears
EADT, by Johnathan Barnes, 17 April 2023
Fears over gravestone costs
EAD, by Dave Gooderham, 7 April 2023
Questions over grave repair bill
Bury Free Press, 30 March 2023
Village event axed due to red tape
EADT, Will Graham-Clarke, 30 March 2023
Cost of graveyard repairs revealed
EADT, by Dave Gooderham, 30 March 2023
Countywide anger as police set to merge
EADT, by Danielle Nuttall, 21 March 2023
Going Green by David Ruffley MP
Bury Free Press, 20 March 2023
380 jobs to go in factory closure
Bury Free Press, 17 March 2023
'Phantom parents' claim pounds 260m
The Sunday Telegraph, 12 March 2023
'Begging letters' ask pensioners to send money back
The Daily Telegraph, 11 March 2023
U-turn on pension credits clawback
The Daily Mail, 11 March 2023
Ministers to waive excess pension payments to poor
The Times, 11 March 2023
Government paid £ 130m too much through pension errors
The Times, 11 March 2023
Elderly must repay pounds 130m in pension credit fiasco
Th e Daily Telegraph, 10 March 2023
165,000 pensioners could be told to hand back cash
Daily Mail, 10 March 2023
Millions lose out on their pensions
The Express, 10 March 2023
Handouts scandal hits OAPs
The Sun, 10 March 2023
Elderly may have to repay credits
The Times, 10 March 2023
Crossroads is open, but work goes on
Bury Free Press, 6 March 2023
Anger as grant cuts hit disability service
Bury Free Press, 1 March 2023
Mast scheme sparks anger
Bury Free Press, 1 March 2023
Anger and disbelief at cemetery 'desecration'
Bury Free Press, 24 February 2023
Two million questions
EADT, by Lisa Cleverdon, 17 March 2023
'Illogical' smoking ban gets a mixed reaction
Bury Free Press, 17 February 2023
Chancellor accused of 'mandarinism' in MPC
The Times, 15 February 2023
Incapacity benefit skivers who dodge check-ups by a doctor;
The Sunday Express, 5 February 2023
Cheat with a handicap . . .but only on golf course
The Sunday Express, 5 February 2023
Drive to cut benefit claimants 'fatally flawed'
The Daily Telegraph, 4 February 2023
Junkies' handout scandal
The Sun, 3 February 2023
Number on sickness benefit has risen 20 times under Labour
The Daily Mail, 2 February 2023
Crackdown? The 2.7m on welfare won't lose a penny
The Daily Mail, 25 January 2023
Sick payout bid 'doomed'
The Sun, 25 January 2023
MPs to call on Brown to review his 'golden rule'
The Times, 23 January 2023
Payouts upheaval rocks pensioners
Sunday Express, 22 January 2023
Blair urged to rescue Post Office contract for benefit payments
Financial Times, 20 January 2006,
NHS is 'out of control'
Bury Free Press, 18 January 2023
Villagers 'in disbelief' after plan is approved
Bury Free Press, 17 January 2023
Death figures make for sober reading
Bury Free Press, 3 January 2024
Health trusts short-changed - claim
Bury Free Press, 28 December 2023
Labour's U-turn on welfare reform
Daily Mail, by Benedict Brogan, 28 December 2023
Cash crisis may force GPs' surgery to close for month
Daily Telegraph, By David Sapsted, 21 December 2023
Return of the `East Anglia mafia'
EADT, by Graham Dines, 14 December 2023
Waiting in shadows
EADT, Editorial, 14 December 2023
New MPs join the front bench
Daily Telegraph, by George Jones, 14 December 2023
'Don't blame me, it's your fault'
The Times, Gary Duncan, 9 December 2023
The Chancellor's "Spin cycle"
The Times, 9 December 2023
Don't blame me, Brown tells MPs, it's the Bank
The Guardian, by Larry Elliot, 9 December 2023
Brown blames slowdown on rate rises
The Independent, by Philip Thornton, 9 December 2023
Public sector unions threaten to strike over retirement age
The Times, by Gary Duncan, 9 December 2023
MP blasts Prescott over 999 mergers
Bury Free Press, 21 October 2023
Regional Government 'by the back door'
East Anglian Daily Times, 19 October 2023
Priced out of the market
Bury Free Press, 4 October 2023
MP goes back to school
Bury Free Press, October 2005
Health secretary issues blunt warning
East Anglian Daily Times, 30 September 2023
Police chief's pledge over merger plans
Bury Free Press, 26 September 2023
People power secures a pedestrian crossing
Bury Free Press, 20 Septmeber 2005
MPs condemn terrorist attacks
by Jonathan Barnes, East Anglian Daily Times, 8 July 2023
Higher council tax bills warning
by Graham Dines, East Anglian Daily Times, 29 June 2023
D-Day for health service cuts
Benedict O'Connor, East Anglian Daily Times, 29 June 2023
MPs hold crisis talks over hospital's debts
Bury Free Press, 27 June 2023
Hospital axes 200 staff amid cash crisis
East Anglain Daily Times, 25 June 2023
Going forward with hope - by David Ruffley MP
Bury Free Press, 22 June 2023
Talks held on club's future
Bury Free Press, 10 June 2023
Council Services Scandal
Jonathan Barnes, East Anglian Daily Times, 9 June, 2005
David Ruffley retains Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket seat
Bury Free Press, 6 May 2023
Looking to the future
Bury Free Press, 4 February 2023
Buses fares hike shocks passengers
Bury Free Press, 15 February 2023
Heat rises at fire station
Bury Free Press, 19 January 2023
Meeting called on the buses
Bury Free Press, 13 December 2023
Bus saga: is end in sight?
Bury Free Press, 10 November 2023
Empty - but not the rhetoric
Graham Dines, East Anglian daily Times, 20 September 2023
Victory as Post Office opens
Bury Free Press, 6 September 2023
Residents concerned after travellers set up camp
Bury Free Press, 6 August 2023
Ruffley tops constituents league table
Graham Dines, East Anglian Daily Times, 24 August 2023
Widow wins battle for medical kit
Bury Free Press, 28 June 2023
Anger over ward closure plan
Bury Free Press, 4 June 2023
Angry commuters seal rail victory
Bury Free Press, 21 May 2023
FURY AS Axe falls on school bus
Bury free Press, 7 May 2023
Villagers 'no' to 600 new homes
Bury Free Press, 29 March 2023
Post office victory
Bury Free Press, 12 March 2023
A14 could become a car park, warns MP
Bury Free Press, 24 February 2023
MP calls for support for CCTV campaign
Bury Free Press, 27 January 2023
He is 'grey suit' man,
East Anglian Daily Times, December 2003
Santa Brown and the Five Wise Men
Ann Treneman, The Times Parliamentary Sketch, 19 December 2023
Quentin Letts
Daily Mail Parliamentary Sketch, 19 December 2023
How Brown will put 3m more in the top tax band
Paul Eastham, Daily Mail, 16 December 2023
Make land available - or forget it, says MP
Bury Free Press, 6 October 2023
Ruffley warns of doctor crisis
Bury Free Press, 28 July 2023
MP takes a look at the young side of life . . .
Bury Free Press, 4 March 2023
He Went for Brown like a Chipmunk at a Bag of Nuts
Quentin Letts, Daily Mail Parliamentary Stetch, 28 February 2023
When All Else Fails, Why Not Try a Little Loyalty?
William Rees-Mogg, The Times, 24 February 2023
City Watchdog ‘asleep on job’ over split trusts
Paul Armstrong, Evening Standard, 14 November 2023
Taxes to go up? Brown still refuses to answer
Paul Eastham, Daily Mail, 19 July 2023
MPs take time out to reflect on a year
Bury Free Press, 6 June 2023
Tax 'black hole' denied by Brown The Budget
Benedict Brogan, Daily Telegraph, 25 April 2023
MP's bid for extra hospice cash
Bury Free Press, 9 April 2023
MP's New attack on Bed-Blocking figures
Bury Free Press, 7 March 2023
The House Magazine
George Jones, Political Editor of the Daily Telegraph
Recognition for a Top Tory
Graham Dines, East Anglian Daily Times, 18 December 2023
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