It’s still sinking in, but first reactions? Yay! 6 years since Straw left the post, we get to call someone Jack Boot again. Okay, Jacqui Boot. Will Ruth Kelly abolish public transport on Sundays? Des Browne to be defence AND Scotland? Are we going to be fortifying Hadrian’s Wall? Geoff Hoon as Chief Whip. Not… Continue reading Reshuffling to victory
Month: June 2007
Zen and the art of Welsh governance
If Wales forms an historic coalition government between two former enemies, and not a single UK newspaper bothers to give it more than a paragraph of attention, did it happen?
I have to admit I did a double take when visiting Blair’s new out-of-office-yet-somehow-official website. It took me a moment to realise he’s actually holding a mobile phone in this picture. I thought he was giving his beloved people a certain kind of salute in a moment of frankness!