Category Archives: UK General Election 2005
The tactical voting advice at Backing Blair has been updated.
Guardian – Blair is set for a third term – and it’s a chilling prospect: A prominent businessman said to me last week: “You can feel this government cracking up. Everything around Blair feels rotten. The end is in sight.” … Continue reading
Scotsman – Rebel Spy to Stand Against Blair in Election: Renegade spy David Shayler is to stand against the Prime Minister in the forthcoming general election, it was confirmed today. Mr Shayler, jailed for six months in 2002 for revealing … Continue reading
BBC – MP thrown out over Blair war jibe: An MP has been thrown out of the House of Commons chamber after claiming that Tony Blair had “misled” Parliament over the Iraq war. The Commons speaker ordered Plaid Cymru’s Adam … Continue reading
Is a patronising git. And that’s one of his better qualities.
Just to let you know, there’s a tale of two Mikes developing on my new Anne Milton weblog.
Dear God, it’s like watching a car crash in slow motion… Guardian – Support Tories over abortion, cardinal tells Catholics: The head of the Catholic church in England and Wales broke with tradition yesterday by questioning Labour policy and urging … Continue reading
It’s just occurred to me that – if the general election takes place when everyone expects it will – then Tony Blair will have something to celebrate on the following day no matter what happens.
If you wish to vote on May 5 (which is probably when we are going to have a general election) then you have until 5pm today to double-check that you are on the roll and/or get yourself on it. UPDATE … Continue reading