What a time to stay alive!

The latest development in cancer research shows why, in spite of all the doom and gloom relentlessly shovelled in our faces by the media, we are alive at the most fortunate time in history.

Conservatives and Brexit – what can we expect on the world stage?

If the Conservatives win tomorrow, it will be Brexit by January. Surely the question of Britain’s position in the world will hardly ever have been more salient? Yet little has been said about international affairs in this election. Herman Cuthbertson looks at the Conservative manifesto to see if it can offer any insights.