UK economic growth in 2019 beats expectations

Newly released figures from the Office for National Statistics show that the UK economy grew in December.UK GDP grew 0.3% in December, despite expectations for growth of 0.2%. Annual GDP for the fourth quarter was at 1.1% which is better than the expected 0.8%. Quarterly data showed the economy stagnated at 0% in the final […]

What to know as a deeply divided Britain goes to the polls again on Thursday

LONDON — For the second time since Britain voted to withdraw from the European Union, and with the country still deeply divided over the outcome, voters will head to the polls Thursday for a general election. With the future of Britain’s status in Europe still undecided after years of haggling, Brexit has inevitably been high […]

The Conservative Party Leadership Race

The 2018 dystopian videogame We Happy Few takes place in an alternate version of Britain in 1964. A sparsely-detailed plot suggests that twenty years after the Nazi conquest of Britain, the Soviet counter-conquest of Europe, and the collapse of the Empire, 1960s Britain has become a desolate, hopeless land. Consequently the game’s setting, the fictional […]