BlogsJust Jim

Remainers are spectators

This week Jim says the lack of determination by Remainers is allowing the new Johnson administration to assert that there is no alternative to leaving the EU in one way or the other. He also thinks the Cabinet massacre will…
chris
1st August 2019
BlogsJust Jim

No Honeymoon for the clown

This week Jim expresses his concern that Remainers lack the courage of strategy to stop the UK leaving the EU. He also looks at the challenge next week's by-election in Wales presents for the new Prime Minister.
chris
25th July 2019
BlogsJust Jim

What May have been

This week Jim reviews the May Premiership and concludes she was the wrong personaility but mightily let down by her MPs. He also wonders how she will vote on brexit from the backbenches.
chris
18th July 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Still time to vote for Hunt!

This week Jim urges Tories who may not have voted, to support Jeremy Hunt after Boris Johnson's betrayal of our Washinton envoy. He also criticises Labour's latest policy on Europe.
chris
11th July 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Gove to champion North Powerhouse?

Has the Northern Powerhouse had a power cut and will it be safe in the hands of the new Prime Minister? This was the question at a Downtown event this week and our Political Editor Jim Hancock was there to…
chris
27th June 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Prorogation outrage

This week Jim gives his latest views on the Brexit debate, assesses the 11 contenders for the Tory leadership race and wonders if we have learnt all the lessons about D-Day.
chris
6th June 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Speaker to block no deal exit?

This week Jim reviews British politics in the wake of the European elections and back's the Speaker's assertion that Parliament can't be a bystander while the clock ticks down to a No Deal exit.
chris
30th May 2019