LDV meme: “Those Liberal Democrat worries” according to The Independent

by Stephen Tall on July 11, 2010

The Independent this week reported that Nick Clegg is holding an “away day” for all 57 Liberal Democrat MPs when he will urge them to hold their nerve and show discipline when faced with public anger over the coalition government’s austerity measures: They have all been called to next Thursday’s away day at the Local […]

Spare a thought for conflicted Nick Clegg ahead of today’s World Cup final

by Stephen Tall on July 11, 2010

As the rest of us settle in front of the telly and choose freely which team to cheer – Spain or the Netherlands – spare a thought for Nick Clegg, biologically half-Dutch, and married to a Spaniard. As The Independent reported his dilemma: Tensions will run high in the Deputy Prime Minister’s house this Sunday […]