2019 election

The three things that would have to happen to block a Tory majority

9 December 2019 12:38

In 72 hours time, voting will be well underway. We will be talking about turnout being ‘brisk’. Right now, the…

The Conservatives should not give up on Muslim voters

1 December 2019 20:25

Amongst many leaflets posted and campaigns found around this general election, we can see groups setting out to ‘mobilise the Muslim vote’.…

Why would anyone normal want to be an MP?

29 October 2019 14:10

Heidi Allen has announced she is standing down at the election, citing the culture of abuse and intimidation in politics…

How Boris’s opponents are making this week much easier for him

28 October 2019 16:54

The stronger the prospect of a general election, the easier it will be for Boris Johnson to get through the…

Election on 14 October if government loses no-deal vote

2 September 2019 19:30

There will be a general election on 14 October if MPs defeat the government tomorrow on no-deal Brexit legislation. Number…

Will Labour MPs really back a general election?

2 September 2019 16:09

There’s an assumption in Westminster that the Labour Party would have to back a snap general election if Boris Johnson…

A guide to the different sorts of chaos looming over Westminster

31 August 2019 17:39

What is going to happen next week in parliament? Most anti-no-deal rebels see it as their last opportunity to block…

What will the Tory and Labour election campaigns look like?

29 August 2019 20:03

We know that the Conservatives are gearing up for an election in the next few months. Their official line is…

Could we be heading for a Coupon election?

13 August 2019 18:45

He might be the only MP to have accidentally posted a screenshot of emails about ‘GE2019’ on Instagram, but Damian…