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Wooden and woeful

By Molly Pollock To save her premership Prime Minister Liz Truss unceremoniously ditched Kwasi Kwarteng, her chancellor, having...
Screen shot from ITV coverage of PMQs 12 Jan 2022

Is Johnson running the country or ruining it?

By Russell Bruce Boris Johnson's carefully read statement for Wednesday's PMQs exposed his difficult relationship with truth and the...

World beating

Throughout this pandemic the UK Tory government has used ‘world beating’ as one of its most dragged out mantras, now worn thin by repetition. Everything it has done has been world beating. We’ll today, that is proved appropriate as daily cases of Covid 19 have for the first time topped 100,000 – 106,122 cases to be exact (95,795 of them in England), exclipsing the previous record of 93,045 just a few days ago on 17 December.

Just 4 more days left of the transition period

By Russell Bruce We are out - 4 days left Four days left of the transition...

A solution to Scotland’s social housing dilemma

by Hazel Lewry Scotland has a problem.  Following the imposition of Tory policies from the later part of the 1970s through the 1990s many...