Posts Tagged “page 3”

Page 3 and the Tories: showing their modern, enlightened face

by Stephen Tall on June 26, 2013

PoliticsHome’s Paul Waugh reports the Tory distress at the axing of one of their favourite parts of The Sun: the long-running News In Briefs section of Page 3 of the Sun (it’s been going since 2003) is, I can report, no more. The section was missing from today’s paper, now under a new editor, and […]

Majority of Lib Dems support ‘No more page 3’ campaign (but big differences between women/men’s views on issue)

by Stephen Tall on November 14, 2012

Lib Dem Voice polled our members-only forum recently to discover what Lib Dem members think of various political issues, the Coalition, and the performance of key party figures. Some 550 party members have responded, and we’re publishing the full results. 44% of party members back ‘No more Page 3’ LDV asked: The ‘No more Page 3’ […]

Nick Clegg is The Sun’s Hero of the Week… again

by Stephen Tall on October 13, 2012

Perhaps it’s a pre-Leveson softening up exercise. Or perhaps we’ve activated a Lib Dem sleeper agent at the heart of Wapping. Whatever the explanation, Nick Clegg has been awarded the accolade — for the second time in three weeks — of being The Sun’s Hero of the Week. I’m not sure the reasons for which […]