Author Archives: Tim Ireland
About Tim IrelandTim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.
#freefilm is a project designed to prompt discussion of the Digital Economy Act 2010 [#deact] and politics in general Members of the public are invited to join the project by editing their own campaign videos using the following as kit … Continue reading
After a well-documented series of hilarious own-goals, the Conservatives appear to have gone to a lot of trouble to make their latest poster ‘unshoppable’…. so I knocked this ‘blank’ up in a spare two minutes I had. Have fun. Related … Continue reading
If you’re not a political geek or a regular reader of Bloggerheads, then you may want to go straight to the money shot (Nadine Dorries: Wonder Woman!). Otherwise… Conservative Change Channel: EXCLUSIVE! ELECTION! EDITION!
Anne Milton, Conservative candidate for the marginal seat of Guildford, has decided that now a general election looms, there is no room for negative campaigning: Some people might see a clever smear against her opponents when they read the above, … Continue reading
(Psst! I hope to raise these matters and others in The Dorries edition of The People’s Pamphlet. Come join us.) – It’s election time, and disappointingly, David Cameron has shot out of the gates seeking to rally his right-wing Christian … Continue reading
No, we don’t plan to take 4 weeks away from work/families to hound Nadine Dorries, park a van outside her house and basically stalk her on the campaign trail. That would be just a little bit OTT. The joke is … Continue reading
Right, that’s it; I am thoroughly fed up with the notion that Nadine Dorries can lie and cheat her way through a term and expect to keep her all-too-safe seat. The good people of Mid Bedfordshire need to be warned … Continue reading
What Lua Cooper did to JimmySparkle was totally unacceptable. It was also very human. Though Lua Cooper is formally employed by an auto industry trade/lobbying group, she also works (or perhaps worked) as a significant figure in the campaign team … Continue reading
A few days ago, a Conservative campaign site titled ‘Cash Gordon’ emerged. It was a continuation of their tellingly empty, negative and dishonest response to their difficulties with Lord Ashcroft (recent example of this titanic struggle with the truth here), … Continue reading
Tameside Eye – WHO Smeared Jonny Reynolds?: Labour are well underway in the process for selecting a new candidate to replace Stalybridge & Hyde MP, James Purnell who resigned in February. As with any selection, it wouldn’t be complete without … Continue reading