Politics Category

26/10/2018

By-elections

A by-election happens when a Member of Parliament resigns, dies or is told to stand down for…

25/10/2018

Members of the House of Lords

An invitation to join the House of Lords is a coveted reward for past service in Parliament…

20/10/2018

An MP’s oath of allegiance

A Member of Parliament (MP) has powers given by the monarchy. Therefore, an MP represents all the…

19/10/2018

The Divine Right of Kings

The Divine Right of Kings was a theory that the monarchy was appointed by a divine being,…

18/10/2018

The English Civil War

The English Civil War took place in the middle of the 17th century and was a struggle…

16/10/2018

Local Council funding

Local Council funding comes mainly from the Council Tax which residents pay and from Business Rates which…

14/10/2018

H.R.H. Princess Eugenie of York

Currently, there are six British royal Princesses ~ Anne, Alexandra, Charlotte, Michael (Marie Christine), Beatrice and Eugenie.…