debate

Why the Tories will be happier than Labour with last night’s debate

19 November 2019 22:20

Last night’s leaders debate was a scrappy affair. The format meant that neither leader was able to get going properly…

Sturgeon hints that the SNP would never back a Labour budget

9 April 2015 11:57

“Is it sensible to spend your way out of debt?” ran the opening question in the last night’s Scottish leaders…

Is Ed Balls running scared from debating George Osborne?

8 April 2015 8:00

When Ed Balls appeared alongside George Osborne on the Andrew Marr Show earlier this year, the Shadow Chancellor told viewers…

Michael Fabricant: my 20-year record has been undone by a tweet about Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

23 June 2014 16:55

I could never appear on a discussion prog with @y_alibhai I would either end up with a brain haemorrhage or…

Clegg lost against Farage, but that’s not the point

4 April 2014 11:37

Why did Nick Clegg bother debating Nigel Farage? The Ukip leader bagged two decisive victories in the battles. But that…

Is Nigel Farage wimping out on scary Nick Clegg’s debate challenge?

20 February 2014 13:07

Who knew Nick Clegg was so scary? As James revealed this morning, the Lib Dem leader has challenged Nigel Farage,…

My idea for a new date in the calendar – Hate Speech Day

7 November 2013 17:00

I know we’re inundated with ‘raising awareness’ days these days when we’re supposed to wear a bracelet or grow facial…