FRIT BRIT

So, it seems Nigel "Blame the BBC" has declined to debate with Change UK's Heidi Allen MP.  Surely the godfather of Brexit should be only too happy to take on the sopping-wet former Tory...

The hour after the May departure

19.05 Day 0, outside 10 Downing Street. "Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  I have a brief prepared statement and then I will have time for some questions.  This evening, as you've just heard, Theresa May has announced her intention to step down as the leader of...

The statement Enda Kenny should have given

When a political crisis occurs, it's vitally important for the principals to take a clear decision on whether they need to address the issue or see where it's running - so it seems.  There is a third option - the proactive getting-out-ahead model which calms fears,...

Summing up Brexit

Summing up Brexit

If we're being scrupulously honest, very few of us would have considered where we are now in the Brexit process to be the pink of perfection.  We aren't, to put it mildly enough for some of my more sensitive Twitter followers, exactly cock-a-hoop with happiness at the...

Get off your ass and vote

Get off your ass and vote

America, the land of the free and the home of the brave. You'd need to be very brave if you're prepared to wake up tomorrow with Donald Jackass Trump as the president elect of the United States. There is one proven way to prevent this from happening. Grab this...