Thursday, 30 May 2013
Laying siege to London
Clearly there's some sort of nascent acknowledgement from the powers that be going on here. Since Scottish, Northern Irish and Welsh devolution there has been rumblings of English nationalism and there always has been county/shire pride. Now it's fair to say we are witnessing stirrings of regionalism, so if the neo-liberals and centralists in London want to throw a crumb to the pitchfork wielding hoards, that's fine by me. Have we found a chink in the armour? Onward with the regionalist revolution. Let's see the St. Alban's Cross of Mercia and the rest get the respect they deserve too. Let's see them today as the rallying standards toward political, economic and cultural devolution.
Since we're on the subject of regionalism. I note that the Mercian Party has again re-registered with the Electoral Commission. Now I'd love to see a website...