Academics from around the UK, including the OU's Peter Bloom, respond to the first budget of the current...
22 Nov 2017
By Alan Shipman
During the recent election campaign, the Tories insisted there was no such thing as a magic money tree. But, as Alan...
31 Aug 2017
The recent UK general election saw many parties pledge to ‘improve’ the environment. Vicky Johnson considers progress...
14 Aug 2017
A short campaign, and a reversal of fortune. As politicians attempt to make sense of the new shape of the House of...
12 Jun 2017
As we draw closer to the 25th anniversary of the 1992 General Election, those of us who remember the time are getting...
06 Apr 2017
New proposals to outlaw material on the internet mean 1950s standards are going to be applied in 2016, explains Dr...Includes explicit content
24 Nov 2016
This major four-part series from inside the House Of Commons gives viewers unparalleled access to places where cameras are normally...
30 Sep 2016
The state government of Michigan has adopted a response to potential digital attacks that provide a useful model,...
06 Jan 2016
Science and innovation: out of the frying pan and into the fire? Richard Brooks discusses the spending review and...
03 Dec 2015
Looking forward to this morning's budget, Michael Kitson suggests core Tory voters won't feel much pain. Not yet,...
08 Jul 2015
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