What I told BBC Radio 5’s Nicky Campbell about Simon Hughes’s call for Jeremy Hunt to face inquiry

by Stephen Tall on April 27, 2012

As I blogged this morning Simon Hughes last night became the first senior Lib Dem to call for Jeremy Hunt to face an independent inquiry into whether his behaviour broke the ministerial code during NewsCorp’s attempted takeover of BSkyB. I (…)

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Simon Hughes calls for independent inquiry into Jeremy Hunt

by Stephen Tall on April 27, 2012

As the BBC News reports here, Lib Dem deputy leader Simon Hughes last night called for the independent advisor on the ministerial code to investigate whether the allegations that Conservative culture secretary Jeremy Hunt was too friendly to the Murdochs are accurate: Deputy leader Simon Hughes has become the first senior Liberal Democrat to join […]

@stephentall’s weekly Twitter updates for 2012-04-27

by Stephen Tall on April 27, 2012

Sarkozy looks set to lose to Hollande. As I said last yr, elections not about left/right just now, but incumbent or not http://t.co/dxzm2RJ6 # .@ryancps @MattChorley Was a referendum pushed by Tories/Labour in either 2003 or 2007 when Parliament last (…)

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