Lib Dem peer demands Strictly recount

by Stephen Tall on December 22, 2008

The Daily Mail reports: A LibDem peer has joined the debate following Tom Chambers’s controversial Strictly Come Dancing win, calling Saturday’s final a ‘fiasco’. Former North Cornwall MP Lord Tyler was called on the BBC to release the voting figures (…)

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LDV readers say: Speaker Martin should go now

by Stephen Tall on December 22, 2008

‘Greengate’ – the Metropolitan police’s incomprehensibly botched arrest of Tory MP Damien Green – appears to be the row that keeps on giving. More than three weeks after the shadow immigration minister was arrested and his Parliamentary office raided, it’s (…)

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NEW POLL: time to disestablish the Church of England?

by Stephen Tall on December 22, 2008

140 years after Gladstone helped reunite the Liberal Party around the issue of disestablishing the Anglican Church of Ireland, the issue of the link between Church and State has once again reared its head. The Telegraph yesterday reported that the (…)

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