Field Reports

News and views from the Field team

News

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    The Rail Review: Revolution Or Evolution: What Next For Britain’s Railways?

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    Number 10 Loses 11

    The days when the loss of a major vote in Parliament resulted in the downfall of a Prime Minister...

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    Credit Where Credit’s Due

    It’s fair to say that the Government’s Universal Credit (UC) policy has endured something of a bumpy ride since...

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    Are We In Our Own Special Place In Hell?

      In the week in which Donald Tusk talked of a “special place in hell” for Brexiteers, the heat is...

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    Local Government In Deep Water

    The financial crisis is well over a decade old, and has indelibly left its mark on the politics of...

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    Groundhog May Day

    It might be the official Groundhog Day in Pennsylvania a week on Saturday, but Theresa May has spent the...

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    Take Back (Rent) Controls

    With all eyes on the chaos unfolding in Westminster, it’s understandable that people may have forgotten that another election...

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    A Good Time To Bury Bad News

    There was yet more Parliamentary drama this week, as MPs backed two amendments to Theresa May’s latest Brexit statement,...

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    The Deal Or No Deal Ordeal

    Well that was a quiet political week wasn’t it? After years of debate, delay and prevarication, finally the Government...

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    Parliament Takes Back Control

    A new year offers a fresh opportunity to start again. Refreshed and energised, we can all take the chance...

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    White Elephants Get Trussed

    Away from Brexit, another politically and economically significant development took place earlier this week below the radar. In an...

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    Word From Westminster Awards 2018

    POLITICIAN OF THE YEAR It’s been a curious year from which to select a ‘Politician of the Year’. Let’s...

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    The Doomed Deal

      Daily speeches from Ministers. The Prime Minister touring the country. A television debate. Welcome to the 2018 UK...

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    Barriers To Brexit Breakthrough

    From Brexit to, well, Brexit unfortunately. It is impossible to escape and continues to dominate the political and wider...

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    The Real Consequences Of The Stalemate In Parliament

    In the days after the 2017 election there was much talk that the result had produced a stalemate Parliament...

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