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A productive year

With the new edition of Politics UK being published earlier this week, it means that my output over the past twelve months has included four books.  Eminent Parliamentarians was published late last September.  As regular readers will know, I concurred … Continue reading

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Two for the price of one

I mentioned in a previous post that this is the 35th anniversary of my appointment to the Politics Department at the University of Hull.  To mark the anniversary, I hosted a reception last week at the University, attended by students … Continue reading

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A good week for publications

It has not been a bad week for publications.  As readers know, Eminent Parliamentarians was published on Monday.  However, it is only one of four.   I penned a chapter ‘Opt-Out: Britain’s Unsplendid Isolation’, which has been published in J. Hayward … Continue reading

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A special offer

 Eminent Parliamentarians: The Speaker’s Lectures was published yesterday.  It is in hardback and runs to 295 pages.  I am very pleased with how it has come out: it has attracted very positive comments from those who have already seen or … Continue reading

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Hot off the presses

Publication date for Eminent Parliamentarians – the volume of the Speaker’s Centenary Lectures – is Monday, 15 October.  I have already received advance copies.  It has been produced in a quite handsome format by the publishers, Biteback Publishing, who have … Continue reading

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Scribbling away

Having completed the proofs for Eminent Parliamentarians, the past few days have been given over to completing the manuscript for the second edition of Parliament in British Politics.  I have been working on it for some time: it has required … Continue reading

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Eminent Parliamentarians

All the editorial work on Eminent Parliamentarians – the volume of Speaker’s Lectures held last year to mark the centenary of the passage of the Parliament Act 1911 – is now complete.   It has taken longer than expected, though the … Continue reading

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