british politics

Yorkshire Tea: Why are people shouting at tea on Twitter? | SPP #90

So, what’s the tea? Top UK tea brand Yorkshire Tea was charged with treason by Twitter trolls and swamped with hate and calls for boycotting on social media after the Chancellor posed with a multi-pack of the popular brew. These people took the photo as product placement, and forced Yorkshire Tea to publicly defend themselves. Who knew tea could be so controversial? Twitter knew, clearly. Adam and Phil discuss the… Read More »Yorkshire Tea: Why are people shouting at tea on Twitter? | SPP #90

Is the BBC TV license fee worth paying for? | SPP #89

Phil and Adam discuss if there are any benefits to TV licenses, namely the UK’s BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) and what it means to the nation – which may not be very much. They also explore what has changed since the inception of the TV license model, the political aspects of the BBC and the possible biases behind the organisation as well as the flaws of the service. Let us… Read More »Is the BBC TV license fee worth paying for? | SPP #89