MEGAN CORTON SCOTT: When we point the finger at every ‘radical’ or ‘mould-breaker’ we lose our grip on what populism is and why it is dangerous.
GLEN O'HARA: Labour should do well in May - but beware of celebrating too soon.
NONA BUCKLEY-IRVINE: It's about time we had more women in positions of leadership in local politics.
ALAN HALL: Effective scrutiny plays a crucial role in ensuring councils deliver for their residents.
Not everyone wants to devolve decision making, maybe they see it as too difficult, or they have a very clear view of what a community should accept and nothing is going to change their mind.
Maybe sometimes people struggle with the...
The general election of June 2017 marked a turning point in British politics and saw one of the most dramatic results in electoral history. The Labour party defied all expectations increasing our share of the vote on the previous election...