Investigation of Vote Leave seeking legal advice from CPS

It is, I think, worth highlighting that Open Democracy has just disclosed that: After nearly 16 months of investigating Vote Leave, the Metropolitan Police Service handed a file of evidence to the Crown Prosecution Service last month. The initial formal referral by the police means they are now seeking legal advice from the Crown Prosecution… Read more

Backstops and Broomsticks

Introduction Coming up to the Halloween deadline has Boris Johnson (BJ) managed to sweep all before him, pull a fast one on the EU and pull a unicorn out of a pumpkin? Has he finally understood that the Irish border was the wicked problem in the Withdrawal Agreement? The one that couldn’t be finessed or… Read more

Johnson – the dangerous man

I’ve copied the details of a letter below to show that Johnson has once again failed to subject himself to democratic scrutiny. He has again ‘postponed’ attendance at a hearing of the Liason Select Committee. It is worrying that Johnson demonstrates once again that he doesn’t understand that an essential of his office as leader… Read more