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Conservative Party Conference preview – will the real Rishi Sunak turn up? 

In the popular children’s board game “Guess Who”, each player is given one card with an image of...

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Portland Profile: Anya O’Shea

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve received in your career so far? Be confident in what you...


The importance of apathy – an analysis of the current political climate

LYDIA BUCKROYD & JUDE RYAN-GRAY You would be forgiven for thinking that the words ‘UK General Election’ and...

UK Politics

Fixing the National Grid – an urgent priority for the UK 

The National Grid plays a critical role in connecting millions of people across the UK to the energy...

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Portland’s Insights on the State of the European Union 2023: The Road to Next Year’s Elections

On Wednesday, 13th September, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivered her State of the European Union...


Labour and the Future of UK-China Relations

Just a few months ago, Foreign Secretary James Cleverly argued that it’s “impossible, impractical and unwise” to define...

UK Politics

Sunak’s choice: Make the environment a key pledge, or surrender the Conservative Party’s environmental brand 

Earlier this year, the Prime Minister set out his five priorities for 2023; prioritising the economy, the NHS,...

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