Posts Tagged “john thurso”

In other news… Thurso on banking, Ward on immigration, Swales on G4S & other stories

by Stephen Tall on July 15, 2012

Here’s a round-up of stories we haven’t had time to cover on the site this past few days… John Thurso MP to lead banking inquiry (John O’Groat Journal) CAITHNESS, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP John Thurso has been elected to lead an inquiry into how the banking system is run. The Lib Dem politician has […]

Jenny Randerson: Wales should have its own stock exchange

by Stephen Tall on October 17, 2009

A story we didn’t get the chance to cover this week was Nick Clegg’s speech to the National Liberal Club in which he gave his personal backing to an idea being developed by Lib Dem shadow business secretary John Thurso – the potential for a system of localised stock markets across Britain:

Regional stock exchanges are […]

NEW POLL: what’s your view on nuclear power?

by Stephen Tall on April 16, 2009

Yesterday the Government released a list of 11 sites in England and Wales where new nuclear power stations could be built, with the aim of having the first reactors operational within a decade. The Lib Dems’ shadow energy and climate (…)

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In praise of ConservativeHome

by Stephen Tall on January 15, 2009

Yes, you did indeed read the headline right. To be more specific, I write in praise of Andrew Lilico’s grown-up article today on ConservativeHome’s CentreRight platform, Ridiculous assault or legimitate spin over “green shoots”? which invites readers to Imagine a (…)

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