School of Politics and International Relations

Image of Arthur Aitchison

Arthur Aitchison

Masters of Research Student,



Arthur is an MRes student at the University of Nottingham researching the philosophy, debates, and ideas surrounding Blue Labour, a campaign group for the British Labour Party. Arthur completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Hull, obtaining a 2:1 in History & Politics, with his dissertation being titled To What extent as the Labour Party lost the habit of winning? A comparative study of Labour's electoral performances 2010-2019. Arthur hopes to continue his studies on to a PhD within the university. Outside of British politics, Arthur has a particular interest in both the Culture Wars and the Presidency of Donald Trump.

Expertise Summary

My expertise and interests include;

-The Labour Party

- British Politics

-Culture Wars

- The Presidency of Donald Trump

Research Summary

I am currently in the early stages of researching the philosophy, debates and conversations around 'Blue Labour' within the United Kingdom.

Recent Publications

Past Research

As an undergraduate, my dissertation focused on the electoral decline of the Labour Party between 2010-2019

School of Politics and International Relations

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Contact us