After local elections in England, Keir Starmer faces three major problems. Continue reading Starmer struggles to stop the tide
The Government were wrong in thinking the UK couldn’t cope with restrictions. But society is now slowly legitimating the death toll. Continue reading The Government misjudged British society at a fatal cost
With the benefit of hindsight and further revelations from SAGE, Hancock will be proven right, and Sunak wrong. Continue reading Will history favour Matt Hancock over Rishi Sunak?
Following the announcement made by the Prime Minister on Monday evening, I write to express my concern with Government policy regarding universities. As a resident in your constituency, I attended Queen Elizabeth’s High School before Oxford University. Tonight I am back home in Scotton, feeling abandoned by a government I voted for and facing more months of lost time and broken dreams. When revising for … Continue reading A letter of anger and sadness concerning the Government’s policy on Universities.
As 2020 ends with despair at Grimsby Town Football Club, one is forced to look back, seeking the moment where it all began to go wrong. In examining the last 12 months, a common story emerges, intertwined in football, politics, and life. One of a loss of control. Continue reading Control will return, and give us little space to hide.
The Mongol Empire is a successful example of a different definition of control, coupled with an acceptance of internal difference. Continue reading What the Mongol Empire can teach the UK and EU after Brexit.
Periodic restrictions are likely. But what is the UK’s way out? Continue reading Periodic Restrictions are likely, but what is the UK’s way out?
The ‘rule of six’ reveals two changes: one concerning the Prime Minister, the other about the public, and its attitude towards the virus. Continue reading The rule of six that reveals a changing Public and a changing Prime Minister.
What was integral to Germany’s successful response to Covid-19 and the careful balance between federalised and centralised health. Continue reading UK needs more than new health body
Whilst in Whitehall there needs to be a series look at what has changed since they forecasted a more amicable China, for Boris Johnson this is yet again another attempt to distance himself from past Conservative Governments. Continue reading Huawei u-turn reveals a new consensus in Westminster