“All these years, all these disasters, he’s finally gone.”
The final words of Dr Who, after his encounter with Tony Blair… or rather, Harold Saxon.
Elected on a landslide, … Read the rest
Confessions of a Diary Secretary – a comedy that exploited the then-Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott’s affair with a civil servant – was broadcast on ITV in February 2007. While … Read the rest
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer was released during the autumn of 1970, just a few months after the Conservative Party had won the June general election and ended … Read the rest
Once disregarded by politicians and students of politics alike, women – and the issue of gender more generally – now occupy a slightly less peripheral position in real-world and academic … Read the rest
According to a 2009 Eurobarometer survey 62 per cent of Britons believed that ‘the giving and taking of bribes, and the abuse of positions of power for personal gain’ was … Read the rest