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Day Trip to London: Jacob Rees-Mogg and Brexit

Icon Written by Fred Hart on March 2, 2019 – 15:44

During the week I spent an evening in London and went to see Jacob Rees-Mogg in conversation with Spectator editor Fraser Nelson at the London Palladium.

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Why I’m Voting to LEAVE

Icon Written by Fred Hart on June 22, 2016 – 21:36

Tomorrow is the big day: The Referendum on whether Britain leaves or remains in the European Union. I will be voting for us to leave.

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Greek Referendum

Icon Written by Fred Hart on July 5, 2015 – 09:30

This time last year I was in Athens. One year ago today I visited the Acropolis and I went to the beach in Glyfada. When I see the images of Athens in the news and hear about it on the radio, it just makes me want to be there even more.

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Election Fever

Icon Written by Fred Hart on May 9, 2015 – 11:24

Following that election, all I can say, is: I wasn’t expecting that. When I left work at 5 o’ clock on Thursday evening, I was expecting a hung Parliament, but had no clue who the perceived ‘winner’ would be. The exit poll surprised me, and the final result… I didn’t see it coming at all.

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Digital Democracy

Icon Written by Fred Hart on March 22, 2015 – 20:39

If you’re in to politics, have a listen to this documentary produced for Corinium Radio. Cirencester College students meet with Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown to discuss the ‘Open Up’ report in to Digital Democracy.

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Constitutional Change: Where Now?

Icon Written by Fred Hart on September 21, 2014 – 10:10

Scotland has spoken. No is their answer. I didn’t really go to bed on Thursday night: On TV, I had BBC 1 on mute, while I listened to LBC’s coverage on the radio.

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Weekend In London

Icon Written by Fred Hart on September 1, 2014 – 13:19

I had a last minute trip to London for a few days at the end of last week, having been invited to a job interview in the Houses of Parliament.

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Tour of Parliament

Icon Written by Fred Hart on June 24, 2014 – 13:12

If you ever want something to do in London, I would highly recommend a guided tour of the Houses of Parliament.

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Bank Holiday Weekend: RAP Awards, London, and the last Tone Radio shows

Icon Written by Fred Hart on May 26, 2014 – 17:03

I’ve spent most of the afternoon watching the repeat of the European election results show on BBC Parliament. I was left a bit disappointed by the result for this region. The Conservatives lost 1 of their seats; Gains for Labour and the Greens – But at least UKIP didn’t gain any additional seats.

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What do the European election results mean for each party?

Icon Written by Fred Hart on May 26, 2014 – 12:26

[ConservativeHome blogger Mark Wallace]: We now have most of the results from Thursday’s vote, so it’s time for a swift look at the implications for each of the main parties.





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