Finn McRedmond

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Thursday, 15 August 2019

A Corbyn-led GNU would be a ridiculous creature

It’s the latest trend in Westminster politics. There has been a lot of talk lately about a government of national …

By Finn McRedmond

Wednesday, 7 August 2019

Don't write off Labour - it will fight back against Boris

Since Boris Johnson moved into Number 10 Labour has been suspiciously quiet.  The opposition appears to have been eclipsed by …

By Finn McRedmond

Friday, 2 August 2019

Who is Dominic Cummings?

There’s a photo, now famous, of Boris Johnson walking into Number 10 Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first …

By Finn McRedmond

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Power-sharing could unlock Boris's new deal

Next stop on Boris Johnson’s whistle stop tour of the UK was Northern Ireland today. The usual questions over the …

By Finn McRedmond

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

To save the Union Boris and Ruth need to get along properly

Boris Johnson is facing a conundrum in Scotland. How can he pursue his Brexit agenda and keep the Scottish Conservatives …

By Finn McRedmond

Friday, 26 July 2019

Backstop could backfire on Varadkar in event of a no deal Brexit

Boris Johnson wants a Brexit deal with the EU, or so he claims. But yesterday he made it clear how high the price …

By Finn McRedmond

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

Von der Leyen approval means EU avoids crisis by a whisker

Ursula von der Leyen’s appointment to the powerful post of Commission President has been approved by the European Parliament. The …

By Finn McRedmond

Monday, 15 July 2019

Boris has a tough call to make on his Chancellor

Boris Johnson will be Prime Minister in just over a week, barring any major catastrophe befalling the frontrunner. With his …

By Finn McRedmond

Saturday, 13 July 2019

Travel: Bergerac is not Bordeaux, but never mind

“People say Bergerac is just Bordeaux but worse in every sense,” our host told me. “It’s untrue, and it’s certainly …

By Finn McRedmond