From the daily archives:

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Week 29: Hero – Mhairi Black & The SNP

July 19, 2015

This week’s hero award goes to Mhairi Black for delivering one of the finest and most memorable House of Commons maiden speeches in recent times, and to the SNP for forcing the Tories into scrapping a vote to bring back fox hunting and also announcing that all of their MPs would give their £7,000 pay […]

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Week 29: Prat – Tim Farron

July 19, 2015

The Liberal Democrats’ new leader wins our weekly award for being the biggest prat of the last seven days Now, that didn’t take long, did it? Just one day into his new job as Lib Dem leader, Tim Farron managed to make a complete hash of his appearance on Channel 4 News, coming across as […]

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Week 29: Villain – Michael Fallon MP

July 19, 2015

This Week’s Villain of the Week is the Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon MP Since the events of 2003 and the second Iraq war a convention has grown up that parliamentary approval is sought for the participation of British forces in military action. Indeed this may have been the only good thing to […]

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