Tucked away behind an unassuming sliding glass door in the British Film Institute’s building on London’s Southbank is a little marvel of free education and entertainment: BFI Mediatheque. … Read the full post »
Read about the former Conservative Party leader and Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher. She led the party to victories in the 1979, 1983 and 1987 general election campaigns before being ousted in 1990.
“Whatever happens in the election this week it is not going to make all that much difference” – Peregrine Worsthone, just before the 1979 general election. … Read the full post »
What Conservatives now say about their 1979 general election manifesto and what it actually said don’t match up. … Read the full post »
Danny Alexander has got widespread coverage today for his shocking piece of research showing that pensioners are worse off than in 1950. … Read the full post »
Before Tony Blair, only seven men and one woman have previously held office as British Prime Minister for ten years or more. … Read the full post »