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Time to say goodbye to George Osborne

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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UK Parliament approves General Election on 8th June

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Fixed-Term Parliament Act 2011 changed the way elections can be called in the UK.  Read more


   

General Election June 2017: Reaction

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May shocked the nation to seek a General Election on 8th June.   Read more


   

Labour backs PM's call for General Election on 8th June

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May today gave journalists one hours notice for a surprise statement outside No.10 Downing Street. Speculation and social media went into meltdown about the reason for this; military action? a resignation? ill health?  Read more


   

Article 50 is triggered: Let the Brexit games begin

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ok, so first things first, it's not a game. The future of millions of people living in the UK and overseas will be determined by Brexit.   Read more


   

Terrorism comes to London - The Day Westminster was Attacked

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Following similar incidents in Europe, London became the latest place to be hit by terrorism. It was what the security services had feared; not an elaborate plot, the likes of which they had foiled for over a decade, but one man with just a knife and a car.   Read more


   

Sturgeon finally calls for Scottish Indyref2

Monday, March 13, 2017

After months of speculation, Nicola Sturgeon has finally answered the question 'will there be a second independence referendum?' Her answer is yes and before the United Kingdom exits the European Union.  Read more


   

The Budget 2017

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first budget to parliament promising an extra £2 billion for social care. The first spring budget under Theresa May's premiership also outlined an increase in National Insurance contributions by the self-employed and revised up its growth forecasts. The opposition described it as a "budget of utter complacency."  Read more


   

Quick Guide: The Business Rates Debate

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Even as this is written, the chances of meetings being held in Whitehall this afternoon on government concessions are likely.  Read more


   

Brexit White Paper: David Davis says UK’s “best days are still to come”

Thursday, February 02, 2017

As announced by PM Theresa May at PMQs the government published its official policy document, White Paper, setting out the plan for leaving the European Union.  Read more