Bercow Changes Tune on DUP

Last week the Speaker ruled that MPs can refer to their DUP colleagues as “dinosaurs“, to the dismay of our new orange overlords. Bit of a turnaround from Bercow, who used to be such a fan of their cause. A brief flick through the archive turns up this picture of Bercow at Glasgow Rangers Supporters Club in the late 1980s, a Rangers/red hand, UDA poster behind him, leading the crowd in singing ‘The Sash’. Changed his tune…




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Andrea Leadsom told BBC Radio 4’s Today

“He’s made his views on Brexit on the record, and the problem with that of course is that the chair’s impartiality is absolutely essential. … He’s made his views known on Brexit… it’s a matter for him but nevertheless it’s a challenge and all colleagues need to form their own view of that.”

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