It’s Hustings – 2022

It’s Hustings – 2022

It’s Hustings – 2022 Have you missed the white-hot energy of local government elections? I have. It’s been four years since people stood before us and made passionate cases for why they should be the people I complain to when the bins don’t get...
West Midlands Mayoral Hustings – 2021

West Midlands Mayoral Hustings – 2021

West Midlands Mayoral Hustings – 2021 After a year off from any sort of democratic activity we’re easing back into things with the West Midlands Metro Mayor election. The Mayoral election is an odd one. Nobody really understands what the Mayor does, not many...
General Election Hustings – 2019

General Election Hustings – 2019

admin For an election that nobody wants these hustings turned out to be strangely popular. The Labour Party, dumping Roger as our MP, and his decision to run as an independent candidate, had obviously got a lot of people convinced that this was going to be a lot more...
Liberation Day

Liberation Day

Absolute scenes in Moseley today as jubilant residents packed the streets to cheer the victorious return of waste collection. A relieved community finally got to throw off the shackles of thousands of Amazon boxes. Bewildered waste management professionals expressed...
Roger Godsgift

Roger Godsgift

The decision to ask Roger Godsiff, part time MP, full time rambunctious uncle, to open Birmingham Pride raised a few eyebrows (no pun intended). Roger’s opposition to the same sex marriage had always led most of us to think that he is no fan of the gays. As it...