Politics in the Pub – Coalition of Chaos

Post-General Election, Harry Taylor, Luke Wilson, Katy Sandals and Tim Stickings talk about the shock election result, how long Theres May can stay on for, Corbyn’s campaigns, the dynamics of the next government, how long until the next election, and the Clegg and Bennett loses. 

Sheffield South East stays Labour

Clive Betts has been returned to the House of Commons with a slightly decreased majority after triumphing over the Conservatives in Sheffield South East. Speaking to supporters at Sheffield’s English Institute of Sport after the result was declared, he said: “They have sent me back with a clear message to oppose the cuts to the […]

Bennett broken by Labour surge

The former Green Party leader, Natalie Bennett, was left pondering her future political career as she failed to win Sheffield Central. The constituency, which was won by incumbent Paul Blomfield, was a high profile target seat for the Green’s, saying that 2015’s result meant that they were on the verge of “making history”. But Bennett’s […]

Eddie Todd – Doncaster Central’s self-styled saviour

Eddie Todd, the independent candidate for Doncaster Central, likes to present himself as the Donald Trump of the town. A self-made man, he’s had a more than an interesting career.  A forthright, no-nonsense Yorkshire-man who, oddly for somebody wanting to be elected, doesn’t care about what people think. Todd, a regular at Doncaster Market, stands outside […]