Eleanor Dumbill

Eleanor Dumbill has written 2 articles for Nouse


Today’s banter isn’t about being witty, it’s about having an excuse for being as horribly offensive as is humanly possible

Now is not the time for expensive jubilee presents

In a letter leaked to the Guardian, Michael Gove recently suggested that we, the taxpayer, should buy the Queen a yacht to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee. David Cameron was quick to reject the idea that the yacht should be funded by taxpayers, however a string of leaked letters leaves no resolution to this issue, with Gove at one point stating that ‘no money should be made available from the public purse’ but later referring to the yacht as ‘a gift from the nation’