In the past all great nation states have supported their peoples especially in winter and times of little activity by the building of Great Public Works.
Regardless of other underlying religious overtones the building of the pyramids and Stonehenge, kept an unruly population busy. Perhaps it is an appropriate time for the Nobles of this country to build another castle or an entire new town in honour of Queen Elizabeth’s Jubilee.
We live in a world where the dog is sick of being kicked, in a land where the Commons are as rich as the Lords and yet no matter who we Vote for THEY WILL NOT LISTEN…. The State is there to Serve the People. Tax the Rich. Leave the Welfare State alone.