Category: UK

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10 Seconds With The Queen

In all, I was only beside the Queen’s coffin for about 10 seconds, but it was 10 seconds that will stay with me for the rest of my life.

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Boris Johnson Resigns: Watch It For Yourself

After a tumultuous tenure and an explosive few days of renewed controversy that saw a wave of resignations and flagging support, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has resigned. Watch Boris Johnson’s resignation speech for...

Prince Philip

Prince Philip Dead at 99

“It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh”

UK elections

PM Boris Johnson Announces UK Lockdown

“In a televised address, the PM urged people to follow the rules immediately amid surging cases and patient numbers.”

What If The Expected Actually Happens?

In which I argue for the possibility that maybe, just maybe, the expected…actually happens and maybe even smoothly at that.

Windrush Day

Windrush Day in UK

Monday in the UK is Windrush Day, set aside to honor the generation of Caribbean immigrants who help rebuild Britain following World War 2.


Linky Friday: Toil and Trouble

Finish the week off discussing and debating stories from across the street and around the world. Ordinary Times’ Linky Friday: Toil and Trouble for you to read and share.

UK Elections

UK Elections: The Limits of Comparisons

Slow your roll on drawing sweeping parallels between UK elections and in-progress 2020 elections in America. Things that are different are not the same.

UK elections

A Guide To The 2019 UK Election

Everything You Need To Know To Understand What’s Happening Across The Pond This Holiday