Articles tagged RIshi Sunak:

A Reflection on the Local Elections

  • 7 May 2023

On my local election overnight show on Friday morning I remember saying that all successful prime ministers need to be lucky generals, as Napoleon might have put it. I claimed that Rishi Sunak was indeed a very lucky general given that by Friday evening the whole news agenda w...

Will Liz Truss Read the Writing on the Wall? And Other Pertinent Questions

  • 15 Oct 2022

Friday turned out not to be the end for Liz Truss. But it did mark the beginning of the end. And rightly so. I have no idea why people are surprised. Right from the start of the leadership contest I said she was not fit for the job. She is a terrible communicator and has a tin...