The Mallard Blog

So What? | Samuel Martin

At the start of last month, the first results of the 2021 UK Census were published. As many will recall, the results were simultaneously, although not quite paradoxically, shocking and expected. The information published...

Time To Stop Being Conservatives | Daniel Evans

‘Conservative’, big and small ‘c’, is blah. Blah party, policies, politicians, polls, prospects, and that’s just the ‘p’ words. Let’s deal with ‘party’ first. Perhaps you’ve already stopped being a Conservative. There’s plenty of...

Musings on Dominic Cummings

I sometimes get confused whether I’m watching the Conservative Party implode or Sophocles’ Oedipus Rex; an all-too close relationship with the Mother of the Party Margaret Thatcher, a constant desire to defenestrate their leader...