Nick Clegg in Eastleigh. Photo: Getty Images.

Could Eastleigh go the way of Cleggmania?

25 February 2013 16:52

The Liberal Democrats have a different relationship to the popular press than the other two main parties, both more afraid and more contemptuous. This I suspect contributed to the slightly… Continue reading

Tory plans to target 20 Lib Dem seats at the next election are bound to cause coalition tensions Photo: Getty Images.

Proalition risks becoming a noalition

20 August 2012 19:58

The Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are preparing for their last-ditch attempt to kiss and make up before having to accept their union is over. The coalition partners are heading into… Continue reading


Why Not Vote Lib Dem?

23 April 2010 22:00

There is a terrible desperation about the Tory approach to the Lib Dem surge. There is a clear desire to find some sort of killer story about Nick Clegg or… Continue reading