Troughers

Living high on the hog at your expense

Why is it that some public figures, once in a position of power - simply want more of everything? More power, influence, money, sex, or even drugs. Also, how often do you later find out that it has all actually been at your expense?

You may even be able to forgive some of them, but please never forget what they've done. How else can we learn from our past mistakes, in helping elect them? That's where we come in. We're providing a one stop shop where you can find news stories about troughers, both old and new.

A lot has been said about politics; some of it complimentary, but most of it accurate Eric Idle

Our promises to you

No fake news

We may be opinionated, but we're politically neutral and will show no bias in our reporting. We only want to serve up prime cuts and will only draw on stories from sustainable and reliable sources.

We like the good guys

We will never bring into disrepute the hard working honest people who have positions of power within local or national government. We're only here to highlight the wrong'uns.

We listen

If we make a mistake, we'll amend a story, and apologise if needed. Of course we are always open to finding out all about new stories. Simply drop us a line via email with the details!

Latest from the pig pen

See our latest story of a politician's wrong-doing. It may be a recent event, it may be from some time ago. You find it, we publicise it.

Derek Osbourne

Liberal Democrat councillor - sex offense Find out more
   Published:    Amended:

Spread the news

We'd like you to share this story

More prime cuts

Troughers can be found in all political parties and across all forms of politics

  1. Councillors

Our Editor

Image Pete Parkinson
Pete Parkinson the pig butcher - he's not your typical website editor

For those with either ethical or religious concerns - no real pigs were killed in the production of this web site.