Parties and Broken Promises, But What About the Miracle?

McCabe, Steven (2022) Parties and Broken Promises, But What About the Miracle? Birmingham City University, Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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In the last couple of weeks in politics, what we’ve witnessed feels like a rollercoaster of farce. ‘Party gate’ and questions of whether Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, ate cake at his impromptu birthday party back in 2020, when, as Northern Ireland minister Conor Burns, claimed, he’d been “ambushed by cake” (he subsequently backtracked), has created the sense of confusion and crisis at the heart of government (ITV, 2022).

Item Type: Other
1 February 2022Published Online
Uncontrolled Keywords: Centre for Brexit Studies, CBS, Brexit, BCU, EU, European Union, UK, Birmingham City University, UK Government, UK politics
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Alex De Ruyter
Date Deposited: 07 Feb 2022 09:57
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2022 09:57

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