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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by EFLImpudence, 12 Sep 2019.

  1. motorbiking

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    Ignoring the brexitbemoaning. Moving to a shiny new office still leaves the challenge of maintaining the old building.

    If there is an case the cost would be lower as a museum rather than active parliament, then that would be a good argument.
     
  2. Notch7

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    I think MPs would prefer a new building. The current one has leaking windows, constant building works, is freezing cold in winter, boiling in summer.
    Its IT systems are out of date and the place is a haven for mice.

    In terms of refurbiehment, it is slowly sinking, it was built with soft limestone facade that is crumbling and the place is full of asbestos.

    Maybe a new building might bring about a change from FPTP to PR. I really think our tribal 2 party system is broken politics

    How about a new building and new politics........
     
  3. fillyboy

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    Agreed, new building, then slip away quietly without telling the nutter who's taken up residence outside where they've moved to. It's a win win situation.

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  4. SirGalahad

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    Stick Parliament up north.

    Redireceting resources to the North without increasing expenditure whilst freeing up resources in London. (y)
     
  5. EFLImpudence

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    Wouldn't that mean wherever it was built would be the capital of the UK?
     
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    She's been moonlighting
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    So what about the 'moral outrage' quitters go on about as regards the cost of the EU parliament?

    Does that come under the 'faux' category?
     
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    London Fire Brigade HQ is now flats (y)
     
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    It costs a gazillion times more
     
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