- Will the 2015 general election mark a low point in national politics?
- Filming the Cambridge 2015 elections
- ‘Tory turmoil as ex-council chief quits amid social media firestorm’
- And…they’re off! The race to get elected begins!
- Making a film about the general election campaigns in Cambridge – want to get involved?
- RT @bloggerheads: Election 2015: Northern Ireland health minister Jim Wells resigns over 'anti-gay' comments – live gu.com/p/47pjj/stw 14 minutes ago
- RT @BBCr4today: Former head of @OBR_UK Sir Alan Budd accuses parties of leaving voters "in the dark" over cuts and savings #GE2015 http://t… 27 minutes ago
- Interesting take on ‘boots on the ground battle’ between Labour & Tories. conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2… - little mention of student activists? 27 minutes ago
- NEW VIDEO: From last night's filming at & with thanks to @ThePortlandArms, here's @GraceSarahMusic vs Goldstar ow.ly/M979h 29 minutes ago
- RT @CEOPUK: Teach your child the Underwear Rule to help protect them from sexual abuse ow.ly/M0Q2N http://t.co/YlLCQrWQ7A 36 minutes ago
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Monthly Archives: May 2012
Summary I’m underemployed. There. I said it. And I hate it. And I’m not the only one. It’s one of the reasons why I laugh in the face of so-called unemployment statistics. People like me don’t show on them. A … Continue reading
Summary Some thoughts about special advisers Guardian leader writer, former special adviser and dragon-fairy-watcher Tom Clark commented that “Adam Smith was too special an adviser to overstep the mark”. Smith’s testimony and body language spoke volumes – as did the testimony … Continue reading
Summary Some thoughts following the House of Lords Constitution Committee’s evidence session with three Commons Select Committee chairpersons. It’s an hour-and-a-half long session, but Whitehall and civil service watchers should have a listen to the evidence session – even if … Continue reading
Summary It’s not looking good for adult education and lifelong learning. “Just one in 10 people aged 24 and over would definitely undertake a further education course at college if controversial plans to charge student loans are brought in, according … Continue reading
Summary More on the crisis of politics – is it about the schools? Twitter was jumping up and down this weekend about how Ed Miliband had higher approval ratings than David Cameron. If you’re a Labour supporter, so far, so … Continue reading
Summary Musings on recent attacks on the civil service Over the past few days there have been several headlines and articles about conflict at the top of Government. The difference between the recent spats and previous ones is that the … Continue reading
Summary: Further thoughts on a big idea of mine. Some of you will be familiar with this from my post Bringing Cambridge Together. Since then, the local elections have happened and a number of seats have changed hands. It also … Continue reading
Summary How will the Tories and Lib Dems make a clean break? The kicking in the polls the governing parties took at the local government elections in May 2012 made things more than a little awkward for messrs Clegg and … Continue reading