Where is the Independent Group heading? Is it the SDP Mk II? Blair’s Babes? Or David Davis revisited?
ALWYN TURNER on how the fall of the Berlin Wall allowed the rise of Euroscepticism in Britain.
A weak leader, an ageing party, bitter divisions over Europe – ALWYN TURNER remembers William Hague’s Tories.
The history of British governments relying on Irish MPs hasn’t always been a happy one, finds PAUL SAFFER.
ALWYN TURNER assesses the premiership of John Major.
ALWYN TURNER on the life and career of the man who Tony Benn said was too left-wing for New Labour.
Will the real Mr Brexit please stand up?
The man we should all have been talking about in 2016.
ALWYN TURNER on the parliamentary career of the ‘High Priestess of Dogma’.
ALWYN TURNER on the three men who shaped the Leave vote in the referendum.
Will the referendum result be fixed, like it was in 1992?
Everyone from Michael Gove to Michael Portillo (via Jacques de Cock) is worried about nocturnal wandering.