Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

Chris Deerin

Please no-one sack Gavin Williamson: the Secretary of State for Slapstick is the perfect tonic for these dark days

March 8, 2019

The rotten state of Westminster gives us so very many reasons to be fed up: the slow public suicide of the Labour Party, the holding to ransom of the Tories by hard-right pro-Brexiteers and their frowny chums in the DUP, the invisibility and inertia of the Lib Dems at a time when any decent third party should be gobbling up votes, the interminable squabbling over Brexit, the absence of discussion about practically anything else, Ian Blackford’s awful suits…