LDV Caption Competition: David Cameron & Alex Salmond “Who’ll take the Highland?” Edition

by Stephen Tall on March 3, 2012

There’s no prize at stake – just the opportunity to prove you’re wittier than any other LDV reader… Here’s Prime Minister David Cameron and Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond meeting recently to discuss the fate of the Untied [sic] Kingdom. What do you think might be being said or thought by or about them? And […]

The Labour Party. Remember them?

by Stephen Tall on March 3, 2012

There’s an excellent must-read post on the New Statesman site by Rafael Behr highlighting how Coalition politics is not only eclipsing the Labour party from the media spotlight, but also paralysing its leadership from engaging with internal debate. First, he notes how both the Lib Dems and Tories are being given the freedom to differentiate […]

LibLink: Paddick – we are putting forward an innovative, radical Liberal Democrat agenda for Londoners

by Stephen Tall on March 3, 2012

The Lib Dems’ London mayoral candidate Brian Paddick was interviewed in The Guardian yesterday. It’s a revealing and candid piece in which Brian makes his pitch for the post the paper describes “an office whose holder enjoys the largest personal mandate in Europe – bar the French president”. Here are some highlights: On the Lib […]