John Higginson
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Political Editor, Metro, based in the House of Commons

Blog Entries by John Higginson

Care Cap Is an Immoral Scandal

(13) Comments | Posted 10 February 2013 | (18:34)

Modern science really is a miracle.

In the last 100 years life expectancy has almost doubled from 42 at the turn of the century to 77 now for men and 82 for women.

But with this extra life has come a problem.

Many of us in our age...

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Corby the Cuckold Goes to the Polls

(0) Comments | Posted 15 November 2012 | (12:53)

The Corby and Northamptonshire East seat has been a bellwether of which party will govern Britain since it was formed in 1983.

Today, two years, five months and nine days after it chose a young, beautiful, intelligent, vivacious blonde as its representative in parliament, it is forced back to...

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It's Time for a Corporate Delouse

(8) Comments | Posted 14 November 2012 | (10:46)

On Monday representatives of three of the world's most successful companies were brought before the House of Commons' influential Public Accounts Committee.

Google, Amazon and Starbucks are giants in their field in fact they are giants in every field. Together they are worth £225 billion according to the value of...

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