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Riots Debate: Archie Manners

In Archie Manners on August 16, 2011 at 8:18 pm

Two very different perspectives on last week’s riots, Archie Manners believes the “lost generation” is a trap many fall into for no reason. Like this blog, he believes that the media have no right to use this as an excuse to cast Britain’s youth in a bad light. Read the rest of this entry »

Interview with Jacqui Smith

In Archie Manners on April 22, 2011 at 9:00 am

Jacqui Smith is famous for a plethora of achievements, some of which are admirable, and some of which she’d probably rather forget herself. Despite being a high profile loss at the last election for the Labour Party, Smith was one of the few women to hold one of the High offices of state – as Home Secretary, something she later called a ‘poisoned chalice’ to the current Home Secretary, Theresa May. Archie Manners interviews her in a Political Promise exclusive. Read the rest of this entry »

Sally Bercow: “As long as the Labour party will have me, I’d love to be an MP”

In Archie Manners, Interviews on March 28, 2011 at 7:34 am

In a Political Promise exclusive, Archie Manners interviews the wife of the Speaker, Mrs Sally Bercow. Read the rest of this entry »

PP Live at the Tory Conference

In Archie Manners on October 3, 2010 at 6:37 pm

All week we shall hear from Archie Manners, who is in Birmingham for the Conservative Party conference.

Latest: Tuesday 4pm, “Comment before 5.30 on this page with questions for the Prime Minister!”

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The Effect of Parents on a Child’s Politics

In Archie Manners on September 9, 2010 at 9:43 pm

Just two weeks after the ecstatic birth of his daughter, David Cameron has suffered the shock and sadness of his father, Ian Cameron. Archie Manners reports. Read the rest of this entry »