Field Reports

News and views from the Field team

News

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    Stuck In The Middle With EU

    This week, President Trump pulled the trigger on trade tariffs he’d been threatening for some time. In a somewhat...

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    Devolution On The Line

    Unlike in the US or Ireland, abortion has not been a political issue in the UK for a long-time....

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    Labour Failing To Derail Grayling

    For this week’s Opposition Day debate, Labour selected the issues facing East Coast mainline franchise. Having been returned to...

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    Ken’s Leaving Town

    There was a time when Ken Livingstone was feared. Not because he was an enormous, foot-in-mouth, toe curling, sweat...

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    Ten Lords A Leaping

    Assailed on all sides, Theresa May is attempting to balance her minority government on a knife’s edge of competing...

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    Lib Dem Limbo

    While no party came out of this month’s local elections as a clear ‘winner’, perhaps the closest anyone came was the...

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    Brexit Fudge

    Not to be forgotten amongst all the talk of peace in Korea and nuclear war with Iran, Brexit has...

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    Moderates In Heid-ing

    This week saw the resignation of Heidi Alexander from her very safe seat of Lewisham East, in order to...

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    Labour Loses Momentum

    This was meant to be the night that Labour painted the capital red. From Barnet to Hillingdon, via Wandsworth and...

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    A Rudderless Cabinet

    It’s often their own words that gets them. Inevitably they catch up to politicians in an embarrassing display of...

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    May’s Rush of Wind

    Just as things were starting to look a little brighter for our long suffering Prime Minister, the Windrush Scandal...

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    Common-Health

    This week saw the 53 Commonwealth nations arrive in the UK for the biennial Heads of Government summit, where...

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    Decision Time on Syria

    There was a time when matters of foreign affairs and war and peace were largely bipartisan affairs with cross-party...

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    Facetook (Our Data)

    Facebook is an integral and key part of the UK’s digital and on-line architecture, a platform for communications and...

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    We Need To Talk About Boris

    It’s been a little over 18 months since Boris Johnson’s appointment as Foreign Secretary and so far his reign...

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