"westminster" blog posts

Looking back on the 2019 General Election results night

Posted on: 19 December 2019 | Category: 2019 posts

We look back on the story of the 2019 General Election results night as told by our staff and students.


Day 1214 of the Brexit process – where do we stand today?

Posted on: 21 October 2019 | Category: 2019 posts

Following what was billed as 'Super Saturday', Dr Andrew Roe-Crines summarises another dramatic day in Parliament and lays out the current situation in the Brexit process.


"A dramatic shift in constitutional assumptions, political conventions, and the traditional support bases of political parties"

Posted on: 5 September 2019 | Category: 2019 posts

Dr Andrew Crines, Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Liverpool, summarises a tumultuous few days in British politics and suggests how the situation may unfold in the coming weeks and months.


What’s it like to be an intern for a member of parliament?

Posted on: 19 July 2018 | Category: 2018 posts

Politics student James Maxwell

Visiting Number 10 Downing Street, supporting an MP at a demonstration and drinking with friends in a beautiful palace!