Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Holy cow! Have I been smeared as a criminal by local Conservatives?

Almost four years ago now, myself and some Guildford-based Liberal Democrats were smeared via a series of anonymous weblogs and anonymous comments on established weblogs (see latest post). Many of these smears were a direct response to my weblog about … Continue reading

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#freefilm : The Minister for the Internets / Launch

#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

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A gift for Our Boys on the Malabar Front

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

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Conservative Change Channel: Election special

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!

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Anne Milton suddenly decides it’s time for positive campaigning

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

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David Cameron + Nadine Dorries – abortion and contortion

(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

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Nadine Dorries: The People’s Pamphlet

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

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Operation Dump Dorries (and The People’s Pamphlet)

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

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In defence of Lua Cooper

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

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CashGordon: Lua Cooper [hearts] Sam Coates *this* much

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

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