Labour lost the 2015 General Election – ten reasons why?

 Scot Keir Hardie Labour Party founder &  first leader 1906   Oh yes, there is not one reason why Labour failed miserably to win the last General Election, is there? No, there are a multiple of reasons – but perhaps ten of them come to mind first? Was it the Leader Ed Miliband then? Well no […]

Labour well and truly lost the 2015 General Election – but whose fault was it really?

 Scot Keir Hardie Labour Party founder &  first leader 1906 Labour lost their core vote, so make no mistake about it, but this Election loss on such an epic scale puts into question the very survival of Labour as a major force let alone one of the big two. Traditional Labour supporters from the working classes […]

UK General Election 2015 fiasco – electoral reform well overdue?

    The only thing that is evident from the build-up to this 2015 General  Election is that our voting system is no longer fit for purpose, don’t you think? Not only is our ‘first-past-the-post’ system predicted to produce another ‘hung parliament’ (with seemingly only complex possibilities for producing a stable government), but it is […]

Labour cannot be trusted to run the British economy, so say the Tories – how about the Conservatives themselves then?

  Tory Norman Lamont is often trotted out to pontificate on a national financial matter – which is a massive surprise to many older people. Some twenty or more years ago the UK was hit by a crippling financial crisis, brought about by sterling currency speculators – it has been one of the biggest economic […]

Nick Clegg Liberal Democrat Leader & Deputy Prime-Minister & Lord President of the Council – his Stars for 2014 & 2015?

Things will start off badly this year in 2014 for you our Nick. It is the cardinal turning point for your sign and Saturn is waning. Get ready for major structural changes in your life, and there will be little solitude. The Sun may appear to stand still, but you must not. The Moon’s revelation […]