OFFICIAL: Gordon Brown names Ming Campbell Leader of the Opposition at PMQs

by Stephen Tall on July 11, 2007

If it’s in Hansard, then it must be true: Sir Menzies Campbell (North-East Fife) (LD): What is the Prime Minister’s assessment of the sums wasted by fraud, error and overpayment in the tax credit system he set up three years (…)

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Haven’t they got anything useful to do?

by Stephen Tall on July 11, 2007

Sometimes I despair of MPs. Today, the Culture, Media and Sport select committee published a highly self-serving report accusing the Press Complaints Commission of failing to protect Kate Middleton (Prince William’s current/former girl-friend, M’Lud) from harassment by paparazzi photographers: The (…)

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Lib Dem councillor denies tactical vote slur

by Stephen Tall on July 11, 2007

The Lib Dem Voice posting on Monday, ‘Five Labour councillors switch to the Tories in Ealing’, provoked a large response – 54 comments at the last count. Four of these comments (Nos 16, 20, 23 and 24) purported to be (…)

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