Read my posts about MPs’ expenses, and in particular the scandal over expense claims which broke during the 2005-10 Parliament.


Parliamentary by-election in Brecon and Radnorshire is on

The recall petition in Brecon and Radnorshire has been successful, triggering a Parliamentary by-election. … Read the full post »

Media & PR

Press Complaints Commission upholds complaint over reporting of an MP’s expenses

Here’s the main part of the ruling against the East Kilbride News: The complaint was made by the MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow, Michael McCann. The article related to his Parliamentary expenses, which had been published following the release of the figures by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA). Mr McCann argued that … Read the full post »