Deborah Orr

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Name: Deborah Orr
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

A lack of mothers in the cabinet is bad for everyone – not just lefty feminists | Deborah Orr | Comment is free

Labour's Lucy Powell (in red jacket) is one of very few women to have had a baby while serving as an MP. Photograph: London News Pictures/Rex In the tumultuous few days after Maria Miller had delivered her grudging apology to the House of Commons and ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Maria Miller facing tabloid ‘witch-hunt’ due to equal marriage, claims her parliamentary aide

Maria Miller’s Parliamentary Private Secretary says her role on equal marriage and media reform explains why certain newspapers want her to resign – claims rejected by several commentators across Fleet Street.In an interview on Tuesday afternoon, Conservative ... [Published Pink News - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Letters: Signing off on MPs' expenses

MPs' expenses are once again under scrutiny. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PAIt is time for MPs' expenses to be totally overhauled ( It would transform politics if MPs actually had to come from their constituencies , Deborah Orr, 5 April). I propose that expenses ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

R-6 District has two issues on the April 8 ballot

By DEVIN R. NEGRETE(WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Voters will decide the fate of two separate ballot issues on April 8 to benefit the Warrensburg R-6 School District. These proposed levy increases are designed to make building improvements, increase ... [Published DigitalBURG.com - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

The diminishing influence of the left in the Labour party

In Spain, Izquierda Unida – one of the parties of the European left – has 14.1% support in the polls. Photograph: Czuko Williams/Demotix/CorbisKen Loach's article ( Labour is not the solution , 28 March) has received a fantastic response – 250 people ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Grant in Aid agreement

THE public has its own perception of charity and will always want to support the welfare of people flooded and forced out of their homes, writes Mick Fitzgibbons.The public will want to do this long before donating in support of the infrastructure of ... [Published Narrowboatworld - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Inspire People Through Your Story

my mother, Deborah Orr passed away from pancreatic cancer. She was my only parent, my friend, and my whole world. t describe the heartache I felt after losing her. She is irreplaceable. Her absence is like a wound that won't heal and I have been constantly ... [Published Music Industry News Network - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with excitement about these shows

Kate Bush’s move away from 'celebrity', and her quiet life as a musician, I’ve always seen as ­evidence of her wisdom and seriousness, writes Deborah Orr. Photograph: Richard Young/Rex Kate Bush is to perform live for the first time in 35 years this summer, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

What not to say to someone when they’re ill

When Deborah Orr was diagnosed with cancer, the support of her friends was invaluable – but she also learned that there are some things you should never, ever say to someone when they’re sick‘I feel so sorry for you’It’s amazing, the number of people ... [Published Healthy Magazine - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 2 reports

There is a lot more to British democracy than Westminster – or there should be | Deborah Orr

This ­government is making itself irrelevant while creating a huge, empty fuss over how it’s doing the opposite, writes Deborah Orr. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PAThe Conservatives always insist they don't want a Big State. So, perhaps it's to their credit ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Feb 28 2014 - Updated Feb 28 2014 - 2 reports

A lack of women on TV panel shows may not be the worst injustice, but it matters | Deborah Orr

Banning ­all-male panels on comedy shows like Mock the Week ‘isn’t much help’, says Dara Ó Briain, centre. Photograph: Bbc/Angst ProductionsNot everyone is delighted with the BBC's simple solution to a simple problem. The problem is that too many panel ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
First reported Feb 14 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 2 reports

These storms could be a catalyst for just the kind of major works Britain needs | Deborah Orr

There is no private-­sector solution here …environment secretary Owen Paterson (centre) visiting flood-hit Somerset. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PAThe volume of the water overwhelms them. And I'm overwhelmed by the volumes they speak. Those little pumps, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 14 2014]

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A lack of mothers in the cabinet is bad for eve... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 11 2014]
Maria Miller facing tabloid ‘witch-hunt’ due to... [Published Pink News - Apr 08 2014]
Letters: Signing off on MPs' expenses [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 06 2014]
Maria Miller's great hypocrisy is in representi... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 04 2014]
R-6 District has two issues on the April 8 ballot [Published DigitalBURG.com - Apr 03 2014]
The diminishing influence of the left in the La... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 02 2014]
Grant in Aid agreement [Published Narrowboatworld - Mar 24 2014]
Inspire People Through Your Story [Published Music Industry News Network - Mar 24 2014]
Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with exc... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with exc... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with exc... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with exc... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
What not to say to someone when they’re ill [Published Healthy Magazine - Mar 19 2014]
There is a lot more to British democracy than W... [Published Big News Network - Mar 15 2014]
There is a lot more to British democracy than W... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 14 2014]
There is a lot more to British democracy than W... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 14 2014]
A new way of investigating rape could transform... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 08 2014]
A lack of women on TV panel shows may not be th... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
A lack of women on TV panel shows may not be th... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
Dog attacks on children are tragic – but we can... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 21 2014]
These storms could be a catalyst for just the k... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 14 2014]
These storms could be a catalyst for just the k... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 14 2014]
Channel 4's Big Ballet shows that this is an ar... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 07 2014]
Clearing out my parents' house for the final ti... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 31 2014]
More scepticism on Benefits Street | @guardianl... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 26 2014]
Benefits Street has caused controversy, but let... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 24 2014]
Benefits Street has caused controversy, but let... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 24 2014]
The Tories won't stand for selfish, feckless pe... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 17 2014]
Dennis Rodman's trips to North Korea are all ab... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 10 2014]
Dennis Rodman's trips to North Korea are all ab... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jan 10 2014]
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Kate Bush changed my life – I am dizzy with exc... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
As a teenager in Motherwell, seeing Kate Bush on Top of the Pops for the first time in 1978 was a revelation. But now my teenage son loves her, too – it's all because she is, simply, an utter genius Kate Bush is to perform live for the first time in ...
There is a lot more to British democracy than W... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 14 2014]
The Conservatives in government claim they are against a big state, but they are still obsessed with holding on to powers that might better be given over to local goverment, or to Europe The Conservatives always insist they don't want a Big State. ...
A new way of investigating rape could transform... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 08 2014]
The emphasis on consent in rape cases places the focus on the victim, but by concentrating on the vulnerability of the victim we could refocus on the perpetrator There has been widespread disquiet this week over the news that a 15-year-old girl in ...
A lack of women on TV panel shows may not be th... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
Being the only woman on a seven-strong panel on a TV show is importantly similar to being the one woman in seven in the House of Commons – and if we can't fix the trivial issues, the important ones will be even harder Not everyone is delighted with ...
Dog attacks on children are tragic – but we can... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 21 2014]
The recent deaths of two very young children after dog attacks are truly horrific. I adore dogs, but I know that putting absolute trust in even the most beloved family pet is dangerous Good for the people of Llanelli, South Wales. When I walked into ...
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