Well it seems this series of ‘Random Thoughts’ is going to be erratic rather than regular. But still worth doing I think. So on with the second edition:
Quite a bit, actually.
On Tuesday the BBC’s political editor begins his second Radio 4 series looking at British Prime Ministers starting with William Pitt the Younger. I hadn’t realised that the whole of the first series is available on iPlayer – handy as I missed it when it was on.
This powerful talk by the COO of Facebook gives pause for thought on the issue of the lack of women reaching the top in business and elsewhere.
It seems, according to Mark Valladares, that Esther Rantzen has gone from chasing votes in Luton South to chasing ambulances in Creeting St Peter.
If you missed the Liberal Democrat History Group’s meeting on reform of the House of Lords at the Spring conference, which I did, do not despair as the fascinating discussion is available online:
Finally, from the Yes to AV campaign launch:
This content was originally posted on my old Strange Thoughts blog.