Tag Archives: Parliament

Recess or remain?

Recess or remain?

Is there really room for a break when it comes to Brexit? It’s that time of year when MPs are off for a Parliamentary recess. This happens several times a year – think school holidays and you’ll get t ...
Welcome to the Upper House

Welcome to the Upper House

The House of Lords has been in the news recently as it has inflicted a second defeat on the government’s article 50 bill. History of the House The Lords started off as an advisory council to the king. ...
Brexit or Bremain?

Brexit or Bremain?

Facts we do know The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership involving 28 European countries. it began after World War Two to foster economic co-operation, with the idea that coun ...
Speak Up for Libraries now!

Speak Up for Libraries now!

Older people value their public libraries and use them to the full – where they are still open. They are also very effective campaigners where libraries are in danger – which is just about ...