Lib Dem attitudes to poverty and welfare: 3 interesting findings from today’s Joseph Rowntree Foundation report

by Stephen Tall on May 14, 2013

Three interesting findings from today’s report for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) — Public attitudes to poverty and welfare 1983-2011 — carried out by NatCen Social Research, exploring public attitudes to poverty and welfare over the past three decades. 1) Interestingly… Lib Dem supporters are less likely than Labour supporters to believe that people live […]

Today’s Link-Love: May 14, 2013

by Stephen Tall on May 14, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Hexham Lib Dem's defection means politician is having to sell number plate – Today's News – News – JournalLive LibDem’s defection to Lab = putting his personalised reg > LI6 DEM < (…)

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Where Ukip won (or almost won) on 2nd May 2013

by Stephen Tall on May 14, 2013

Wondering where Ukip won (or almost won – see below) in the local elections on Thursday, 2nd May? Then here’s a handy graphic and breakdown by constituency… My thanks to Lib Dem Ben Mathis (@binny_uk) for crunching the Ukip numbers, as below. We’ll update the list with any more found… LINCOLNSHIRE Boston & Skegness Con […]