10 questions for David Davies and Theresa May

The Guardian today has 10 questions for Theresa May and David Davies. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jun/19/10-brexit-compromises-theresa-may-britain Neither Theresa May nor Jeremy Corbyn said much about the substance of the Brexit negotiations during the election campaign. Since May’s failure to secure an overall majority, both main parties have started to consider the merits of a “softer” Brexit – one … Continue reading 10 questions for David Davies and Theresa May

Tim resigns

Yesterday's announcement is exactly what we didn't need. We didn't do as well as we would have liked in the General Election but it was more to do with the media agenda than to do with Tim or the party. The Tory media wanted a Corbyn - May battle because that was the way for … Continue reading Tim resigns

How did people vote?

YouGov have come out with some interesting statistics about how people voted in the General Election. Class is no longer the dividing line in British politics - ABC1 and C2DE vote for any party is about the same whereas age matters much more - Britain’s young overwhelmingly vote Labour, while older Brits vote Tory Young … Continue reading How did people vote?