In the next month 30 seats will select 29 wannabe Lib Dem MPs (and one MSP)

by Stephen Tall on October 5, 2013

Here’s the full list of selection contests in the coming month availabel for Lib Dems on the approved parliamentary candidates’ list. Some top targets for the party are among them… The following seats have selections in progress and are currently advertising for candidates: Harrogate & Knaresborough (4th October) Truro & Falmouth (4th October) Birmingham Edgbaston […]

My recommended reading for today October 5, 2013

by Stephen Tall on October 5, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Who is the greater hypocrite Mehdi Hasan or the British left? » Spectator Blogs Trenchant but fair from @nickcohen4 > Who is the greater hypocrite Mehdi Hasan or the British left? » (…)

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The poll findings which should encourage (some) Lib Dems and worry Labour

by Stephen Tall on October 5, 2013

I highlighted during Lib Dem conference season an interesting finding from Lord Ashcroft’s latest polling of marginal seats: Lord Ashcroft – the former deputy Tory chairman and the man who spends more on polling than all the political parties combined – released his latest findings this week. 13,000 voters in the 40 Conservative seats with […]