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Should The UK Make Voting Compulsory?

Should The UK Make Voting Compulsory?

Andrew Thorpe-Apps May 18, 2013 4

There is a lot to be said for compulsory voting, but is it really the best solution for Britain?  When Athenian democracy first developed in around 550BC, it was considered the duty of all

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How hard does Corby hurt Cameron’s Conservatives?

How hard does Corby hurt Cameron’s Conservatives?

Backbencher November 20, 2012 4

Peter Taylor ponders the imporance of the by-election; It is easy to overestimate the impact of any by-election in the UK: they often capture the ‘mood’ at the time and lurch from one extreme

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PCC Candidate Steven Woolfe Talks To The Backbencher

PCC Candidate Steven Woolfe Talks To The Backbencher

Lee Jenkins November 8, 2012 4

Steven Woolfe is the UKIP candidate for the role of Police Crime Commissioner for Greater Manchester. He grew up in the area, and is a trained barrister, now working as General Counsel to an

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