Alas Soubry & Jones

BY FRANK HAVILAND As they near the end of their primary school careers, most children have learned the crucial life lesson ‘sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.’ Those who have not are rightly treated with a certain degree of exasperation by their teachers. It’s reassuring to note therefore, that the combined output of Westminster over the past 72 … Continue reading Alas Soubry & Jones

Prisoner Exchange

BY JOHN ISMAEL Despite Labour Trotskyites like derisible Laura Pidcock, who declared she had “no intention of being friends” with any Tory MP, when you put the two parties alongside each other there is unquestionably a subset who share almost all the same politics and are neither obviously blue or red. Since, these days, the Lib Dems are a dinosaur run by a skeleton, this … Continue reading Prisoner Exchange

Gotta Love the DUP

BY JOHN ISMAEL When Theresa May imploded during this year’s General Election, there was much doom and gloom. Albeit briefly, many of us were imagining a 1970’s style period of short-lived governments, one of which would be run by the Britain-hating Corbyn and the tragic cult of dross and gullibles who fester around him. The fixed term parliament act, and the supply deal set up … Continue reading Gotta Love the DUP

10 Things: Anna Soubry

MOTHER Here are 10 things you likely didn’t know about Britain’s latest Marmite Politician: Soubry is the daughter of David Soubry, a Nottinghamshire garage-owner Soubry attended Hartland Comprehensive in Worksop, Nottinghamshire Soubry was only elected to Parliament at the 2010 general election. Seems like she’s been around for ages. Soubry is a single mother of two children Soubry was involved in student politics in the 1970s, … Continue reading 10 Things: Anna Soubry

Remainers Push For Hard Brexit

BY SAM WHITE One of the false charges levelled at Leave voters is that Brexit is an act of self-harm. That whatever reasons a person might have for voting to escape from the European Union, the amount of damage caused will always outweigh the benefits. But from where I stand, the only masochistic inclinations come from hardcore Remainers themselves, as they attempt to hinder or … Continue reading Remainers Push For Hard Brexit