John Street’s Diary June 13

Published: June 13, 2014
Written by John Street

With all the allegations of plots, coups and threatening behaviour which hit the Liberal Democrats after their near wipe-out in the European poll, it is worth remembering the fine Liberal …

Cary Gee

Published: June 13, 2014
Written by Cary Gee

At your service: wise counsel for new councillors

Lisa Nandy

Published: June 1, 2014
Written by Lisa Nandy

Our offer of hope trumps fracture and fragmentation

Ian Aitken

Published: May 31, 2014
Written by Ian Aitken

Here’s the Big Idea on fixed-term parliaments

John Street’s Diary May 30

Published: May 30, 2014
Written by John Street

Last week’s elections saw a feeding frenzy among the mainly Tory media about the leadership of Ed Miliband, despite some significant Labour gains. A far more pertinent question concerns the …

Joy Johnson

Published: May 30, 2014
Written by Joy Johnson

Don’t take fright, take the fight to Farage and UKIP

Election commentary

Published: May 23, 2014
Written by Chris McLaughlin

All eyes were on UKIP’s electoral storming of the European elections. Yet its inroads into town halls in the local elections should have come as no surprise