Posts Tagged ‘House of Commons’

Sketchbook: PMQ’s from the Press Gallery…

February 10, 2010



Sketchbook stuff: Speaker with a big “S”…

June 23, 2009

order i prithee

A cartoon for more nerdy readers this, I admit. For those who tune in to BBC Parliament regularly, and are familiar with, and probably a little weary of, John Bercow’s tendency to say the simplest things as….elaborately………….and….slowly…………as possible.

From the Sketchbook: Speaker Bercow…

June 22, 2009

Speaker Bercow

Excellent quote here, from a Leader in The Times:

Listening to the new Speaker address the House before the first ballot it was impossible to remain unimpressed. He speaks fluently and he speaks the language of reform. There is, however, always a danger with Mr Bercow that no one will be more impressed with one of his orations than he himself.

From Monday’s Paper: Press Scrutiny…

June 21, 2009

Speaker Scrutiny2
©mørland/the times

From Monday’s paper: Speaker Martin…

May 18, 2009

Defender of Status Quo2
©mørland/the times

Sketchbook: Speaker’s Electric Chair…

May 17, 2009


From the Sketchbook: The Speaker’s Position…

December 8, 2008