Tag Archives: Liberal Democrats

Labour – Liverpool’s Zombie Party

I’m not sure whether the Liverpool Echo took this picture before or after the recent Central Ward Selection meeting!! In the week that we have ‘celebrated’ both Mischief Night and Halloween it seems an appropriate time to examine the state … Continue reading

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What is a political Party?

Yesterday 700,000 people marched through London demanding a second vote. Lib Dems were at the heart of that protest and at the heart of a wider liberal movement. We now need to show that there are other major issues as … Continue reading

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Hatton; General Strikes and Momentum – Labour commit political suicide!

This poll of polls of all major polls conducted since the General Election show that Labour has no breakthrough position. This was shown best in this May’s local elections where Labour did okay in existing seats but badly in the … Continue reading

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Politicians should play the ball not the player

Those that know me are probably surprised to see me using a football analogy.  It is true that I am not a lover of the game. As I understand it the analogy means working with and kicking the ball and … Continue reading

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Sorry Vince but I’m no moderate

Vince Cable was right to challenge us with a consultation about how we work and organise and we should consider all his views seriously. Over the past 24 hours I have looked with interest both at what Vince has had … Continue reading

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If I ruled the World!!

If you ask me why I carry on fighting after 51 years in politics and 36 as a councillor its for these muck-tubs. I want a  good future for my children, grandchildren and for yours One of the problems with … Continue reading

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Note to Party Leaders – Politics is damn hard work

The issue of Brexit has hugely energised our Party but we have  not converted enough of that energy into the political campaigning that will lead to power locally and nationally All three of the main political Parties seem to be … Continue reading

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