Sunflowering Infernal

by Stephen Tall on July 27, 2007

I don’t pretend to be much of a gardener – bit difficult, really, if you don’t have a garden. But never let it be said I don’t try. Last year, rather bizarrely, Oxford City Council gave all councillors (and I (…)

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Lib Dems becoming more liberal, says Adam Smith Institute

by Stephen Tall on July 27, 2007

That’s the verdict of the Director of the Adam Smith Institute, Dr Eamonn Butler, in an interview with Politics.co.uk, following today’s publication of Lib Dem proposals to combat poverty and inequality: “It looks like they’re thinking in the right direction. (…)

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Scottish independence White Paper a “waste of time and money”

by Stephen Tall on July 27, 2007

Scotland’s First Minister, SNP leader Alex Salmond, has committed to publishing a White Paper proposing a referendum on Scottish independence. The move has been dismissed by the Scottish Lib Dems leader, Nicol Stephen: “Everyone knows the work on this White (…)

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Lib Dems pledge to lift 5 million out of poverty

by Stephen Tall on July 27, 2007

This from BBC Online: The Liberal Democrats have unveiled plans which they say would lift five million people out of “relative poverty” and end “dependency culture”. The party plans to introduce incentives for working, saving and studying. It also says (…)

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