Tag Archive for Eminent Parliamentarians

A parliamentary anniversary….

Lord Norton

I’m conscious that I have been neglecting the blog.  A combination of commitments and marking has meant that what little time I have had available has been devoted to research.  I am working on three research projects, or rather four but three have submission deadlines that are not that far away.  All three are related to…

Eminent Parliamentarians

Lord Norton

Last year, in order to mark the centenary of the passage of the Parliament Act 1911, the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, organised a series of lectures on great parliamentarians.  Each was delivered by a parliamentarian and broadcast by BBC Parliament.  I gave the lecture on Enoch Powell.   At the end of the series,…