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Westminster terror reflections

Westminster terror reflections

Keith Sinclair March 26, 2017 0

Despite Donal Trump Jr’s recent interpretation of Sadiq Khan, that terror attacks are ‘part and parcel’ of life in a big city, the outpouring of goodwill since the attack on Westminster last Wednesday which

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The EU makes the Queen’s Speech meaningless

The EU makes the Queen’s Speech meaningless

Douglas Carswell May 19, 2016 0

The Queen’s speech is meant to tell us what new laws to expect. But wasn’t something missing? Many of the new laws we’ll be subject to this year weren’t announced yesterday, or included in

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Corbyn: The First Week

Corbyn: The First Week

Robert Tyler September 19, 2015 0

Robert Tyler looks over Jeremy Corbyn’s first week as Labour leader. “A week is a long time in politics.”, Harold Wilson once quipped. Jeremy Corbyn would do well to listen and learn from one

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The Death of Assisted Dying – A Defeat For Self-Ownership

The Death of Assisted Dying – A Defeat For Self-Ownership

James Tracey September 13, 2015 0

Last friday Parliament rejected Rob Marris’ Assisted Dying Bill. The Bill would allow people who have been judged to have six months to live by two doctors acting independently of each other the right

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Indefensible and Undemocratic Lords Appointments

Indefensible and Undemocratic Lords Appointments

Robert Tyler August 28, 2015 0

Britain’s 4th Party gets 22 Lords, whilst its 3rd gets none. On Thursday, the Number 10 Press Office put out a statement on behalf of the Prime Minister announcing the creation of a fistful of new

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Queen Dissolves Parliament: General Election Begins!

Queen Dissolves Parliament: General Election Begins!

Robert Tyler March 30, 2015 1

David Cameron has just been to Buckingham Palace to ask the Queen to Dissolve Parliament and signal the official start of the General Election. From this point on there is technically no Parliament and

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Two Terms, Ten Years and One Kitchen! – Final PMQs of this Parliament review

Two Terms, Ten Years and One Kitchen! – Final PMQs of this Parliament review

Robert Tyler March 25, 2015 0

Today saw the last session of Prime Minister’s Questions of this Parliament before it being dissolved next week. This was Prime Minister David Cameron’s 146th appearance since taking the job in May of 2010.

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Predicted Surge in Female MPs after Election

Predicted Surge in Female MPs after Election

Alex MacDonald March 12, 2015 1

New research by the Electoral Reform Society predicts that there will be a significant increase in the number of female parliamentarians in Westminster. The study forecasts that the number of female MPs could rise

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About Time, Too, Maria Miller – But Now What?

About Time, Too, Maria Miller – But Now What?

Backbencher April 9, 2014 0

Rob Tyler reflects on how another Maria Miller debacle can be avoided in future So Maria Miller has finally resigned, but only after having done an immense amount of damage both to her own,

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Labour’s Economic Policy Is On Life-Support

Labour’s Economic Policy Is On Life-Support

Backbencher January 31, 2014 0

And, says Michael Wilson, it’s time to pull the plug Once again Labour is in the headlines, as its latest attempt at developing a new and competent economic policy turns out to be naught

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