QUEEN AND STUNTERY : Parliament Returns In Crucial Brexit Week

Here we are again. Parliament, having been prorogued, is back. Brexit is still unresolved, despite us being seventeen days away from our departure date. Boris Johnson is still acting like a minor deity, despite having no power in Parliament. However, … Continue reading QUEEN AND STUNTERY : Parliament Returns In Crucial Brexit Week

BEYOND THE PALE : A Bad Day For Brexit, But Hope For The Future

Yesterday was like watching politics through a fairground mirror. While normality, and sensibility, reigned out the outside, proceedings were bizarrely distorted through the looking-glass. Boris Johnson gave his keynote speech at the Conservative Party conference and, in all credit to … Continue reading BEYOND THE PALE : A Bad Day For Brexit, But Hope For The Future

DAVE OR ALIVE : Cameron Launches Attack On Johnson, As Does Luxembourg (!?)

The older you get in life, the less easily you get surprised. The more experiences you go through, the more one’s sense of bewilderment and excitement at the novel becomes dulled. In a way, therefore, we should be grateful to … Continue reading DAVE OR ALIVE : Cameron Launches Attack On Johnson, As Does Luxembourg (!?)