And now for something completely different

by Stephen Tall on November 2, 2007

Apparently there’s another leadership contest happening across the pond, and it’s attracting even more coverage than the Lib Dems’ two-horse race. The last few days have been tricky ones for Hillary Clinton, following her faltering performance in the Democratic Party’s (…)

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Five more MPs endorse Clegg

by Stephen Tall on November 2, 2007

The list of MPs supporting Nick Clegg has grown to 33 with the news that party president, Simon Hughes, is among his backers. I understand the four other MPs who have endorsed Nick are: Norman Baker, Alan Reid and John (…)

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Preview of Huhne's interview with GMTV

by Stephen Tall on November 2, 2007

An email from GMTV’s Sunday Programme pings into my inbox with the transcript of Steve Richards’ interview with Lib Dem leadership contender, Chris Huhne. Here’s a few snippets to whet your appetites. (The full interview will be broadcast this Sunday (…)

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What the papers are saying

by Stephen Tall on November 2, 2007

Today’s papers are dominated by the news that London’s Metropolitan Police force has been found guilty of endangering the public over the fatal shooting of innocent Brazilian Jean Charles de Menezes. Lib Dem shadow home secretary (and leadership contender), Nick (…)

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