New website, new look, new book, New European, new and old battles to fight

OK, I’ve listened. I’ve listened to people like the wonderfully named James Ski, who stood up at a mental health event I was speaking at, and said ‘I’m a big fan, but your website’s shit.’ His considered advice was that it was old-fashioned and hard to use...

My film on the Mail – and why it is good for the soul to rip it up

I know, I know, I am almost sixty years old, a grown man even  ... and yes, if my Mum was still alive, she'd say 'tut, tut, Alastair, why are you bothering to make a film about that silly man from the Daily Mail that most people have never heard of, and none but his...

‘Exploring ... looking closely’ ... best endeavours ... every effort ‘ ... the waffle cliche book is being well and truly plundered by @theresa_may here

‘Best endeavours ... stands ready’ .... meaningless phrases that do nothing to hide zero fundamental change to backstop and general summit humiliation. @peoplesvote_uk

.@theresa_may starts her statement with reference to the Russian misinformation campaigns and the need to take them seriously. Without (as ever) referring to their role in Brexit

Labour source: "If the Prime Minister does not announce a date for the meaningful vote immediately and the vote taken promptly, Jeremy Corbyn will table a motion of no confidence in the Prime Minister." NB: This is not the same as a motion of no confidence in the government.

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