Category Archives: Lib Dems

Lib Dem Policy 2: Europe

by Paul Johnston Policy stance: Strongly committed to European federalism and joining the Euro at the earliest opportunity. Want to give up our remaining opt outs from various EU policies and join in with schemes like the European arrest warrant, … Continue reading

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Out of the horse’s mouth

I am indebted to my colleague Darren Spraggs for drawing my attention to this. The Source is as stated. The ideas apply just as much to national as to local politics. Let us consider the idea of the Lib Dems … Continue reading

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On hearing the first cuckoo in Spring!

The other piece of Lib Dem propaganda to appear on Tuesday was a big glossy from the former MP – I say ‘former’ because Parliament is now dissolved and he holds no public office whatever at the moment. Again we … Continue reading

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On the elephant in the room

The other piece of literature was the latest glossy featuring Mr. Ed Davey. He begins by saying, ‘After 13 years of Labour, we’ve all had enough. Gordon Brown has failed us.’ Couldn’t agree more! He then implies that the way … Continue reading

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Lib Dems still out of Focus!

Quite a day! Two pieces of Lib Dem literature through the letter box in one day.  Both together, to be fair! One local one announced that three experienced local campaigners had been chosen to fight the ward I live in. … Continue reading

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The media are the message?

Are the media in Britain trying to dictate the political agenda rather than reporting on what goes on? I read somewhere a suggestion that, in the upcoming General Election, ‘the media have decided, rightly or wrongly, that they want a … Continue reading

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‘Closure? Forget it!’ says doctor

We had a highly successful ward social event on Saturday evening, attended by 48 people, including MEP Syed Kamall and GLA member Tony Arbour. One lady, attending one of her first such events, told of a friend who had asked … Continue reading

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