For those on Social Media who celebrate today, 28th April, is Ed Balls Day. Good grief.. but how could I say No? RT @YvetteCooperMP We've insisted he bake a cake. How else would you celebrate? pic.twitter.com/tfm7aKTLIs — Ed Balls (@edballs) April 28, 2016 Last year it was so important, he even baked a cake. But this year, while Mr Balls has so far ignored the … Continue reading Ed Balls Day
One of Labour’s star performers, Sir Kier Starmer, former Director of Public Prosecutions turned Labour Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, today announced a range of measures as part of the Party’s platform on Brexit. The measure spun to the media as the most controversial is the plan to allow 3 million EU citizens to remain in the UK after Brexit – … Continue reading Labour’s key Brexit promise delivers Leave agenda
There was a time when UKIP were considered a respectable party to the right of the Tories. As the Cameroons moved to the centre, telling their right wing “who else are you going to vote for” became more dangerous, because increasingly the answer was UKIP. While the Left has always howled “racist” at UKIP, because their language is frequently from a generation that didn’t value … Continue reading Is UKIP racist now?
When Ben Gummer was re-elected in 2015, just two years ago, he promised the people of Ipswich that he would work hard for them, especially in the six areas he put forward in his “Positive Vision for Ipswich”. Here, Spy reviews the six areas and how much progress there has been made towards each, and what challenges there will be in the election. The … Continue reading Positive Vision for Ipswich – a Review
Ipswich MP Ben Gummer took time off from writing the Tory manifesto to launch his own campaign for re-election, along with MP colleagues from across Suffolk, over the weekend. Mr Gummer launched his campaign while other parties were still scrambling to find a candidate, such was the surprise at the calling of a General Election despite repeated rejections of the idea by the Prime Minister. … Continue reading Gummer launches campaign to re-elect