Things can only get better for the Lib Dems, as D:Ream’s Brian Cox defects from Labour

by Stephen Tall on March 14, 2010

Time was when you were asked to name a Lib Dem celebrity backer you would have been hard-pressed to think beyond Barry Norman, Liz Kershaw and Barry Cryer (all of whom are stars, of course). Then came Sandi Toksvig, Floella Benjamin and Brian Eno; perhaps also Daniel Radcliffe. And last month, the Observer named Coldplay’s […]

Nick Clegg’s speech delivers on all fronts

by Stephen Tall on March 14, 2010

If Nick Clegg sounded a little hoarse from a sore throat throughout his leader’s speech to the Birmingham spring conference then it’s not surprising: he has been omnipresent in the media this week, winning the Lib Dems more coverage than I can remember outside of an election campaign.
The first responsibility of any Lib Dem […]