Archive for June, 2017

A Forced Political Marriage

Theresa May’s bid to increase her majority in the House of Commons by calling an unexpected general election backfired. The Conservative Party suffered a net loss of seats. It remains the largest party in the House but no longer commands an overall…


The UK General Election, June 2017

Just as the polling stations are closing, I’m sitting down to write this blog. Of course we won’t know who our new Prime Minister is to be until well into tomorrow (Friday 9th June), but most of the polls are…