Levellers’ Day

Over Easter, myself and Mrs B went off to Oxfordshire for a ‘mini-break’ (cut short due to an errant list officer) and had a visit to Burford Church in Burford, a very picturesque town in the countryside. It masquerades as a quaint English village where nothing much would happen, but it plays an important part…

Why we should privatise the CPS

Firstly, confession time. I’m a bit of a good [old fashioned leftie] social democrat type.  Instinctively, I don’t actually think it’s a good idea. In fact, it’s clearly an insane idea. But, if we’re going to be privatising the NHS, the police and now the roads, then why not? That ‘the CPS is falling apart’…

An Agreement of the People

It’s often been said that we don’t have a constitution, or at least, we have an unwritten one. We can sit and argue the toss as to exactly which part of the package of laws, conventions and customs that form part of our ‘constitution’, may, or may not be part of it, but it’s clear…