John Prescott

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John Prescott

John Prescott

From 1997 when we came in, you guys and the public bought seven million more cars. You didn't get rid of the second car, did you? So what is happening is the growth of cars on the motorway.More John Prescott [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The only break I ever took was to eat. That's all I did. Work, and then quickly eat something. It became my main pleasure, having access to my comfort food.More John Prescott [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
We believe the 36, nearly 40, billion pound discount given for a right to buy houses took a million houses out of the public housing sector which is desperately needed for rent.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The only break I ever took was to eat. That's all I did. Work, and then quickly eat something. It became my main pleasure, having access to my comfort food.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
So what I did was stuff my face with anything around, any old rubbish, burgers, chocolate, crisps, fish and chips, loads of it, till I felt sick - but at least I'd had the pleasure of stuffing my face and feeling really full.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There was only one punch. Tony Blair rang me and he said 'Are you OK?' and I said 'Yes', and he said 'Well, what happened?' and I said 'I was just carrying out your orders. You told us to connect with the electorate, so I did.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's no excuse, it's just an opportunity that presented in a limited way and that happened and as soon as the press rang me I didn't deny it I just said 'that's it' and I had to go home and explain it.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's great to be back on terra cottaMore John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Down in the south, it's how we find the brownfield sites without taking too much land take to meet the tremendous demand for housing, and that's what I've done.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was the one that brought it in, but not only for the north-east, for every area so we can develop all the regional economies, lift up the national productivity, get greater wealth and share it more evenly.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I've gone through that with my mother and father and here I was in a similar situation. I've wronged her and I've wronged the family. Because when these things happen, it doesn't just happen to you, it happens to the people around you and the family.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead, even over twenty years, even with the previous administration, it has moved quite remarkably in transforming itself.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In the north east, there, they have had quite a bit of government offices moving in. It's not a new policy.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them resources to look at the deficiencies in the economy in the regional areas, so they can address themselves to that.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's moving in the right direction. It was in decline under the previous administration.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I've always felt very proud of Wales and being Welsh. People are a bit surprised when I say I'm Welsh. I was born in Wales, went to school in Wales and my mother was Welsh. I'm Welsh. It's my place of birth, my country.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm going to introduce you to a revolutionary thought - you can go slower and get there quicker. And that's to do with flow. As soon as you made it two lanes and brought in the 70 (mph) and 50 (mph), you got there quicker. It meant the flow of the traffic was better, there were less accidents, less deaths, I think that's an important factor.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I can tell you I'm pretty middle-class.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I will have failed in this if in five years there are not many more people using public transport and far fewer journeys by car. It is a tall order but I want you to hold me to it.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Green Belt is a Labour achievement - and we mean to build on it.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Because of the security reasons for one thing and, second, my wife doesn't like to have her hair blown about. Have you got another silly question?More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We now have a satisfactory solution not only to coalition forces, but also to the Iraqi authorities themselves.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This was released I think in February and so it is a great deal of fuss being made, it hasn't in fact been given public release, it was released in February ...More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I see that man on the telly - 'Are you thinking what I'm thinking?' No! I'm definitely not! I find most of it quite offensive!More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What we are beginning to witness is a whole new set of rules for economics, based on rationing resources.More John Prescott [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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