Johnson needs to press the nuclear button and bring May back

26 May 2021 | OPINION Could unification of the country work with a PM who couldn’t unify whilst in office? Strangely, yes. With growing scepticism across...

The Welsh are now subject to socialism on steroids

25 May 2021 | OPINION The dust has settled after the local elections in England, however over the border in Cymru it's just been kicked...

Is Israel disproportionately targeted by the UN? Absolutely yes

It is absolutely the case that the state of Israel is disproportionately and unfairly targeted by the UN, whether this be from the UN Human Rights Council or other UN bodies. The UN’s condemnation of Israel for not procuring vaccines for the Palestinians – despite it not being within Israel’s jurisdiction to do so – is the latest attack in the sequence.

Social Media: a cruel mistress of shallow pleasure

Running for Mayor of Greater Manchester was fun. I did not expect to win, so was not disappointed. I worked full-time on my campaign and gave it everything. I give every opportunity my all, for that is how success is achieved. I never take my foot off the accelerator. I am my best friend and my harshest critic.

The best of the private sector must be harnessed to drive...

13 May 2021 | OPINION Over the last year, we have been reminded that there are things that the public and private sectors do better...

A Mayoral Race: an insider’s take – Nick Buckley MBE

I am mournful. I am disappointed. Not for failing to become Mayor of Greater Manchester last week. For this was an impossible task for a 'no one' with an eight-week campaign. I may be a loser, but I am a realistic loser. My feeling of melancholy comes from the lack of impact I made across the region. I received 2.7% of the vote, equating to 19,000 votes.

A Queen’s Speech for ‘building back better’ – Zeena Mistry

11 May 2021 | OPINION The State Opening of Parliament through the Queen’s Speech. A tradition in which the monarchy announces what legislation the Government...

Sturgeon is overshooting her “mandate” for IndyRef 2.0

11 May 2021 | OPINION Nicola Sturgeon has a reason to be happy in Scotland because the SNP are the largest Party in Holyrood after...

The Government ought to do more against Marxist sentiments – Lili...

10 May 2021 | OPINION Within my very first days of moving from Hungary to the UK, I felt ambushed by Marxism. While queueing to get...

Council Memories: the case of the expensive picture frame – Nick...

29 April 2021 | OPINION As many people know, I spent nearly a decade working for a local council. When this comes up in conversation...
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