Tag Archives: PMQs


What is the point of PMQs?

This week saw another Budget speech done by George Osborne, which was (mostly) leaked to the media beforehand. Prior to that though was another round of what some consider to be pantomime – Prime Minister’s Questions. Its an institution that goes back years, but is it effective and do we need it any more? In […]



Ken Clarke’s media car-crash 2

When the words came out of the Justice Secretary’s mouth, I’m sure that the PR/spin teams went into meltdown. When talking about rape, you have to choose your words carefully and Ken Clarke certainly didn’t do that. Now many people are calling for him to be sacked. Even if that doesn’t happen, there is pressure […]