The undemocratic, out of date, unelected, unrepresentative, overpopulated ‘House of Lords’ – it needs to go NOW?

   BEST EMPTY The British Government with due diligence is trying to extract the UK from the European Union with the maximum benefit and least harm, in accordance with ‘the will of the people’ as clearly expressed in a country wide EU Referendum two years ago. The current Conservative government are in the challenging process of negotiating […]

Women in UK Politics – – where the hell are they?

Emmeline Pankhurst and Emily Davison (who died under the King’s horse at Epsom 1913 It will come to no surprise to British people to be told that women’s representation in Politics is massively unrepresented. Why is that? Is it because they are no good, not clever enough, aren’t intelligent enough, are too lazy, or can’t […]

Lords will Die!

Reform of the House of Lords is a dead duck. It was long overdue, but fell by the wayside last year when the Tories backtracked at the twelfth hour on their written coalition agreement with the LibDems to deal with it. It was gratifying to see the LibDems getting a taste of their own medicine […]