What Lib Dems are saying (or not) about Andy Coulson

by Stephen Tall on September 6, 2010

The official Lib Dem line on Andy Coulson, David Cameron’s director of communications, could not have been clearer prior to the election: this Voice headline from July 2009 gives the flavour – Huhne on Coulson: “either complicit or incompetent”. Yet the party leadership has been noticeably more reticent to comment on the most recent allegations, […]

Total Politics Top 75 Lib Dem blogs list published

by Stephen Tall on September 6, 2010

It’s two months since Total Politics asked blog-readers to vote for their Top 10 favourite blogs in their annual survey promoted here on LDV, as well as at LabourList and Iain Dale’s Diary. More than 2,200 people voted, and here is the full list of the Top 75 Lib Dem blogs according to the voters […]

Reasons to look to Canada as giving to UK universities tops £500m for first time

by Stephen Tall on September 6, 2010

An interesting report in this week’s Times Higher, Recession hits US private fundraising, but others do better, illustrates the expansion in charitable giving to universities in the UK: The Ross-CASE survey 2010, published by the Council for Advancement and Support (…)

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