Tag Archives: NICK CLEGG

Cameron Conquers Commons, Sturgeon Stampedes Scotland

When Ed Miliband defeated his older brother David for the Labour leadership I said to a Whitehall colleague “they’ve just picked the wrong Miliband” and shook my head. When the Liberal Democrats took the Chief Secretary to the Treasury post … Continue reading

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Cameron or Miliband – Who Decides?

Not long now before the British public mark their x at the general elections on May 7. Relief for many who have found the short campaign laborious and repetitive. Count our blessings that the campaign is not as long as the … Continue reading

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UKIP Bolsters Lib Dems Exit from EU

UKIP 27.4%, Labour 25.4%, Conservative 23.9% Greens 7.87, Liberal Democrats 6.8%. That was the breakdown of the recent EU election results for the main UK political parties. UKIP being the big winners with 24 MEPs (+11) and Liberal Democrats with … Continue reading

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