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 BCFM Drivetime 
 Conservative party conference highlights - Boris Johnson's appaling comments about Libya
 Weekly Program
 Bristol Broadband Co-operative  
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First hour: news review: with leader of the Green group on Bristol city council Eleanor Combley. Why have we not got a Chief Exec. for Bristol? - diagram of new power structure Mayor Marvin Rees has brought out;  Councillors hit back after Marvin Rees brands them ‘untrustworthy’ and ‘irresponsible’ - flaw to Mayoral model;  Marvin on the BBC – role of Council has to change with a  different 'provider model'; Bristol Council Tax changes. Councillors concerned after secretive officers won’t discuss ‘potentially illegal’ changes to council tax. The Liberal Democrat and Green parties say they have ‘effectively been told never you mind, we’ll take care of this’ – illegal consultation done in Haringey where they didn't look at alternative options – regressive tax;  Councillors concerned after secretive officers won’t discuss ‘potentially illegal’ changes to council tax;  Catalonia secession – capitalism failing – what capitalism produces; Philip Hammond's speech at Tory Party Conference – Britain's economy working – history lesson of the 1970s – Corbyn's politics will take us back there – Thatcherism – break down of society – socialism for banks with £800bn bailout but privatisation everywhere else – nationalisation;  Boris Johnson's speech from conference – Brexit – Corbyn supporting Venezuela – what British foreign policy has supported over the years, arms sales to Saudi Arabia; US born London university academic Sarah Churchwell on BBC Question Time – Boris's comments on Libya saying it's got nice beaches once the dead bodies are cleared up; Theresa May's speech at conference – housing and the 'British Dream' – terrorism and her cough.

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