Environmental leaders have welcomed a rare cross-party deal to tackle climate change struck between Britain’s leading political parties ahead of the general election. Prime Minister David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and...Show More Summary
CTruk’s plans to build larger vessels for offshore wind and diversify for sustainable growth received a boost with Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg’s
Nick Clegg has complained to Sir Jeremy Heywood, the Cabinet Secretary, that he was ignored before a government policy was announced, Coffee House has learned. The Deputy Prime Minister was… Continue reading The post Exclusive: Nick Clegg complains to Cabinet Secretary about being left out appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nick Clegg announced plans today to end austerity, promising to make sure that the wealthy pay a larger contribution. However, the venue for this sincere declaration from the Lib Dems was one… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg holds austerity conference at hotel which charges up to £19,000 per night appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nick Clegg and Danny Alexander may have been hoping for an inspiring backdrop to their tax policy launch today when they booked the Shard as the venue. Sadly, it was foggy.… Continue reading The post Coffee Shots: Clegg press conference packed to the rafters appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nick Clegg is not having a good day. A survey of the Deputy Prime Minister’s seat claims he is behind Labour by 10 points in his Sheffield Hallam constituency. If… Continue reading The post Something to hide? Nick Clegg not mentioned on Sheffield Hallam Lib Dem leaflets appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
UNITE poll carried out by Survation has LAB with 12% lead over Nick Clegg in Sheffield Hallam. LAB 33, LD 23, CON 22, UKIP 9 GRN 12 — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) February 4, 2015 So after a dreadful day of polling for LAB the UNITE/Survation Hallam poll will come as some relief for EdM's team […]
With party press officers keen to prevent scenes similar to the cringe-worthy moment of elections past when Gordon Brown dubiously declared his love for the Arctic Monkeys, Mr S notes that today’s politicians are… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg finds time to party with Prince in Camden appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
David Cameron and Nick Clegg naturally had the toughest tasks today when they faced young voters for the Sky question-and-answer sessions because they are having to defend policies their government… Continue reading The post Young voters show up why Cameron wants to avoid TV debates appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
LONDON — David Cameron, Nick Clegg, Ed Miliband and Natalie Bennett are being quizzed by teenagers and college students as part of a joint event between Sky News and Facebook Monday. See also: David Cameron listens to a 'chillax' playlist...Show More Summary
Farage has net -51% approval rating in Opinium 1st time voters poll – even worse than Clegg on -44 http://t.co/OUBxBC8ARG — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) January 31, 2015 Amongst 1st voters LAB leads by 15% according to Opinium. GRN on 19% UKIP 3% pic.twitter.com/5qhZTsekae — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) January 31, 2015 The 15% LAB lead amongst […]
Is @LordAshcroft the reason why Nick Clegg is still Lib Dem Leader? http://t.co/Ap8I4FAF2x pic.twitter.com/jw6panqrOX — The Screaming Eagles (@TSEofPB) January 29, 2015 If so, who will be more grateful? The Lib Dems or their opponents? One of most striking things of this parliament, is the Lib Dems’ unshakeable calm whilst the national opinion polls suggest in […]
For all the obsessing about whether Nick Clegg would prefer to be in government with the Tories or Labour after the next election, there is very little discussion of what… Continue reading The post Could Britain cope with a minority Coalition government? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Delayed again. Until after the election. Very suspicious say those who fear a cover up of the decisions taken by Tony Blair's government which led the UK to join George W. Bush's invasion of Iraq. Nick Clegg - whose Liberal DemocratShow More Summary
Nick Clegg always seems oddly upbeat when he’s doing interviews about just how badly his party could do in the General Election. Today when Andrew Marr asked him about Iain Dale’s… Continue reading The post Why is Nick Clegg so happy? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
According to Ed Miliband, my generation is about to be disenfranchised by the coalition. He’s getting quite worked up about it. On Thursday, he accused David Cameron and Nick Clegg of…… Continue reading The post Does Ed Miliband think my generation is lazy, stupid – or both? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nick Clegg has clearly had an exciting Christmas. He used his first press conference of the year to talk about people playing footsie, exes leaving late-night voicemail messages, frantic January… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg’s new year pitch for eternal power appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
According to a recent YouGov poll, Nick Clegg has an overall rating of minus 54, making him more popular than the hapless Ed Miliband by just one point. While that… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg: I have a great fanbase appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Cameron is away in Ankara. His mission is to annoy the Germans by inviting Turkey to join the EU as soon as possible. It all sounds like fun. Let’s hope… Continue reading The post PMQs sketch: Nick Clegg heats up in the hot seat appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Nick Clegg’s performance at PMQs reminded me of Field Marshall Bosquet’s verdict on the charge of the Light Brigade, ‘c’est magnifique, mais ce n’est pas la guerre’. After a week… Continue reading The post PMQs: Nick Clegg delivers a perfect Cameroon performance appeared first on Spectator Blogs.