Monthly Archives: August 2012

Stand by for Tweeting…

Well, I have eventually got round to getting a Twitter account.  I shall start tweeting shortly.  Apparently, I already have over 100 followers and that is without me writing a word.  All I need to do now is think of some appropriate … Continue reading

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What the agreement actually says

I return to the subject of what is in the Coalition Agreement.  There has been a lot of talk in recent days about the agreement, not least claims it has been broken, but usually without reference to what it actually says.  Section … Continue reading

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Lectio magistralis

I have been invited to give a lectio magistralis at the Italian Chamber of Deputies this autumn.  The subject will be parliamentary representation in the modern age.   As regular readers may recall, I spoke last autumn at conferences in Bern … Continue reading

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Scenic views

As regular readers will know, I tend to live life on the edge.  A few weekends ago, I actually took a Saturday off and went with a friend to visit Bushy Park, by Hampton Court Palace.  Now that I am … Continue reading

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