Today’s Link-Love: April 29, 2013

by Stephen Tall on April 29, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… The best 2p anyone ever spent in the Liberal Democrats | Mark Pack The best 2p anyone ever spent in the Liberal Democrats via @MarkPack > http://bit.ly/ZYjphh (Value up five-fold since, I (…)

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Mary Beard explains why she’s voting Lib Dem this Thursday

by Stephen Tall on April 29, 2013

Professor Mary Beard (Cambridge University’s “wickedly subversive commentator on both the modern and the ancient world”) explains on her A Don’s Life blog why she’ll be voting for the Lib Dems’ Belinda Brooks-Gordon this week: Since the Iraq War I have been a semi-floating voter. Up to then I had been Labour by default (unless […]

What will happen to the Lib Dems in Thursday’s local elections?

by Stephen Tall on April 29, 2013

There are just three campaigning days left until this Thursday’s local elections taking place across much of England.* It’ll be tough-going for the Lib Dems… The last time these seats were fought, in 2009, was a high water-mark for the party: we polled a national equivalent vote-share of 25%. As I said in my morning-after-the-night-before […]