PURDAH LIKE IT’S 1999 : An Announcement

Hello BTLers. It’s been a little while, I know. Since last we spoke, the election train has chucked a load of coal in the engine, released the brakes, and is now slowly starting to chug out of the station. We’ve … Continue reading PURDAH LIKE IT’S 1999 : An Announcement

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Brexit Stage Left – What happens when the curtain falls on Brexit?

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?

Teach an Old Etonian New Tricks – A Champagne-Snowflake’s Thoughts on the Election

Let’s face it, the current British political landscape looks less “green and pleasant land” and more “seagull shite-covered landfill site.” I mean, the state of all parties going into tomorrow’s election is actually too depressing to be funny: The Conservatives … Continue reading Teach an Old Etonian New Tricks – A Champagne-Snowflake’s Thoughts on the Election