What Nick's Facebook friends are saying about his 25 random things

by Stephen Tall on February 10, 2009

On Sunday, LDV published* Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg’s contribution to the Facebook meme afflicting sweeping the nation, 25 random things, in which ‘tagged’ Facebook users list, erm, 25 random things about themselves. Here, anonymised, are a selection of the (…)

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Vince to take over from Nick

by Stephen Tall on February 10, 2009

Before you get too shocked/excited (delete according to taste) by the news, Jon Craig at Sky News’s Boulton & Co blog gives the background: Vince revealed at a Parliamentary Press Gallery lunch that he is to stand in for Nick (…)

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Would the Tories kick Lord Belize Ashcroft out of the Upper Chamber?

by Stephen Tall on February 10, 2009

Over at the Mirror’s Kevin Maguire & Friends blog, Jason Beattie asks if the Tories are on the point of reversing their U-turn, and supporting a Lib Dem motion obliging anyone who sits in the House of Lords to be (…)

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NEW POLL: what should be done about bankers’ bonuses?

by Stephen Tall on February 10, 2009

One thing you absolutely cannot accuse the Lib Dem leadership of – going soft on the pay bonuses for executives at those banks which have been re-capitalised by the government. Here’s Vince Cable, Lib Dem deputy leader: The Government must (…)

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