Junior Doctors Strike

Today junior doctors walked out on strike for the first time in decades. Jeremy Hunt’s proposed contract is something we should all oppose. It offers many doctors a pay cut, removes the safeguards surrounding the number of hours that junior doctors work on shift and proposes rotas that could ultimately be dangerous for patients. Follow Read more about Junior Doctors Strike[…]

It was the Lords wot won it

The dust has begun to settle after the alleged ‘constitutional outrage’ of the House of Lords asking the government to think again about tax credits. By setting up a Review, chaired by the redoubtable Lord Strathclyde, the Prime Minister and Chancellor seem to have conceded that there might be some value reflecting before rushing off Read more about It was the Lords wot won it[…]

Are boundary changes a threat to the United Kingdom?

This article was written for the site by Andy Carter, a member of our CLP: One of the Conservatives’ manifesto policies for the current parliament is a reduction in the number of seats from the current 650 to a more modest 600. At first sight this seems a fairly innocuous proposal and one which might Read more about Are boundary changes a threat to the United Kingdom?[…]