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Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

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The UK is the 5th largest economy in the world but four million Britons live more than 50% below the poverty line, which means 1.5 million people... More

The increasing number of fatal stabbings has prompted talk of a national crisis. The number of stabbings has increased alarmingly from a low... More

Population size and density are sensitive political issues in the UK. We are an island with 426 people per square Kilometre. In Europe only the... More

Making choices is something we all do from the moment we wake in the morning to the moment we fall asleep at night. Even choosing to do nothing... More

The decision by Nissan to produce their new model car in Japan instead of Sunderland, because of the “continued uncertainty around the UK’s future... More

Regardless of which side of the Brexit debate one supports, it is undeniable that respect for and confidence in our elected politicians is at... More

In my last blog, in December, I observed the stalemate over Brexit and asked how it could be overcome. I recognised that a significant number... More

Britain is trapped in a political stalemate over Brexit.  We are 100 days from leaving the EU and there is no agreed treaty to settle the terms... More

So Theresa May postponed the key vote on her Brexit deal because she knew it would be heavily defeated. More

Last Sunday the Brexit process entered a new phase when the EU Council of Ministers approved two documents. The first was the draft Withdrawal... More