Archive for June, 2008

Historic fifth place for Labour

Friday, June 27th, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | 2 Comments »

Can anyone recall when the party of government last came fifth in a by election? This is surely the biggest story of the Henley by election. Just over a year ... Read more..

Time for Rupert Mudoch to put up or butt out

Friday, June 13th, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | No Comments »

For most of my life there's been a fourth force in British politics. If you knew nothing about Britain, but studied a cross section of popular newspapers, you would get ... Read more..

Rare moment of admiration for a Tory

Thursday, June 12th, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | No Comments »

Watching the statement by David Davis a few minutes ago, I couldn't help feeling just a tinge of admiration. Don't worry - I'm not about to go blue on you ... Read more..