It is widely accepted that Brexit has decimated the norms of the UK’s political system, whatever the eventual outcome. It has exposed not just the flaws of our system of government, but also the deep divide across the electorate. By … Continue reading Brexit Stage Left – What happens when the curtain falls on Brexit?
In baseball, softball or rounders, when you are batting you get three attempts to strike a good, pitched ball. If you swing three times without contact, you strike out. The UK faced its first pitch last night. If we had … Continue reading Strike One – Swing and a Miss
And for all of the fun of the last few weeks, we’re now back into some real nitty gritty around Brexit. Joy of joys. The amount of detail about what is going on is almost mind-bending, so I’m going to … Continue reading Amendmental – Today’s Amendments Vote Made Simple
Brexit has been dominating our airwaves for what feels like eternity. Just as it feels as though we’re starting to get to grips with one (usually catastrophic) event, another rears its ugly head to bamboozle us even more. Over the … Continue reading So Now What?
‘MMMMNNNNEEEEEEUUUUUURRRRRGHHGHHH.’ And so, with the wearied, defeated and yet somehow inevitable sigh of the liberals, thus ends around sixty years’ worth of political dialogue. Barring an upset the likes of which British politics hasn’t seen since a certain porcine potentate … Continue reading Rue Britannia.