BBC: Accused Weymouth councillor joins Lib Dem ‘coalition’

by Stephen Tall on March 2, 2014

A pretty unbelievable story from Dorset, as reported by the BBC: A new coalition has been formed by Liberal Democrat councillors to include a member suspended from the party while he faces child sex charges. Weymouth and Portland councillor Ryan Hope was forced to stand down from the party last month after the intervention of […]

Farage says Britain’s becoming “unrecognisable”. But the British public says our sense of belonging is increasing.

by Stephen Tall on March 2, 2014

Ukip leader Nigel Farage was dog-whistling for all he was worth at his party’s spring conference this week: “In scores of our cities and market towns, this country, in a short space of time, has, frankly, become unrecognisable. Whether it is the impact on local schools and hospitals, whether it is the fact that in […]

Farage says Britain’s becoming “unrecognisable”. But the British public says our sense of belonging is increasing.

by Stephen Tall on March 2, 2014

Ukip leader Nigel Farage was dog-whistling for all he was worth at his party’s spring conference this week: “In scores of our cities and market towns, this country, in a short space of time, has, frankly, become unrecognisable. Whether it is the impact on local schools and hospitals, whether it is the fact that in […]

My recommended reading for today March 2, 2014

by Stephen Tall on March 2, 2014

Here’s some of the articles that have caught my attention in the past couple of days… Liberal Hero of the Week #61: Ross Kemp | CentreForum Blog My choice of @CentreForum Liberal Hero this Week? Ross Kemp. Yes, that Ross (…)

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