Tagged: 2015 Election

Credit where credit’s due.

The first peacetime coalition since the 1930s is now coming to an end. Even as a Labour supporter, one has to concede that while it’s been far from perfect, this coalition has surpassed all...

I want a slice of the pie.

O n May the 7th 2015 Britain will go to the polls to decide which bunch of politicians will get to run around Number 10 for the next five years. However what is on...

Are the Lib Dems really that bad?

Sherlock Holmes once said, “Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.” This statement has rarely rung truer than in this General Election, where my friends all...

Hey Cameron! It’s called a computer!

In this age of technological advances, when some people check their social media more frequently than they breathe, why are political parties still spending large chunks of their budgets on leaflets? Do they just...

Why is nobody talking about the housing crisis?

The wheels of electoral posturing have finally rolled into action. We’ve already witnessed Labour opportunistically attacking NHS reforms, Green Party protests, yet another racist Ukip member and the Conservative campaign poster, which shows a...

“A British moon on a British stick”

On Wednesday the 14th of January, comedian Al Murray announced that he would be standing for as a parliamentary candidate for South Thanet. This also happens to be the constituency my old friend, Mr...

YOU MUST NOT IGNORE US.

In recent months the Green party has witnessed an unprecedented surge in popularity, with a 57% increase in party membership. However it appears that the rest of the UK’s media want the party to...

Aye’ll be back. Hopefully.

A new dawn begins for Scottish Politics. Jim Murphy is the new Scottish Labour leader, brought in with less than six months to go before the election, and already he faces a crisis of...

Warning: Election Year – Proceed with Caution

What a year 2014 was for politics. From the meteoric rise of Ukip and Tory defections, to the Scottish Independence Referendum, and crises abroad with Ukraine and Islamic State, it has been a year, fit...

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