Actually – it’s still exciting. Given how far Labour has come since the last election, and the collapse of UKIP, I’m remarkably hopeful. Still needs more proportional representation, even if that would lead to a couple of Ukippers sneaking back.
Do the Hailin* have elections? They have politics, but it isn’t clear how that works in resolving societal issues.
ION: a couple of reenactment folk that I know are participating in a 13th century trek in Germany: http://www.mdr.de/mediathek/mdr-videos/a/video-112480.html (German video). Hugh and Louise are walking rather than riding, but by the sound of it that's the best way!
*The Hailin stories by Helen Raven – AO3
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