Posts Tagged “mark hunter”

Lib Dem MP launches bill to ‘Save the Cheque’

by Stephen Tall on November 6, 2010

Last year, my Voice colleague, Iain Roberts, reported the efforts of Lib Dem Cheadle MP Mark Hunter to ‘Save the Cheque‘, due to be phased out by October 2018. Now his fellow Lib Dem MP David Ward (Bradford East) has joined the fray, this week introducing a 10 Minute Rule in the House of Commons […]

Times: Tories “give up” on Cheadle with Lib Dems digging in for victory

by Stephen Tall on December 7, 2009

Mark Hunter, Lib Dem MP for the  Cheshire seat of Cheadle since 2005, could be forgiven for smiling like his county’s proverbial cat this morning.
Today’s Times reports that the Tories are scaling back their expectations of election victory in the light of a slew of polls showing the party’s support dipping:
The Conservatives are digging in […]