CLARKSON TO FIGHT MILIBAND SEAT AT GENERAL ELECTION

Originally posted on Ian Bone:
Jeremy Clarkson is preparing to stand in Doncaster North against Miliband. At a time when party politics and dull leaders is turning people off its likely we’ll see a load of celebrity independents. Russell Brand anyone?

Will Labour reverse the ‘bedroom tax’.

Probably not. There has been a splash in the New Statesman as someone said they would, then a response from the party they wouldn’t. People adamant that at conference Labour WILL pledge to reverse the ‘bedroom tax’. This is not a debate about the ‘bedroom tax’. This is the debate that Labourites have, to make…

Dear Australia,

I am 35, and in my checkered history with the opposite sex, I have found one thing. If he treated his ex girlfriend that way, he will do it to you. There has never been an exception to this rule. You must be quite excited about the way your future is opening up. After two…

Yarl’s Wood Detention Centre

In tomorrow’s papers, there will be a story about the sexual abuse of women at the Yarl’s Wood Detention Centre. Where up until quite recently, children were also detained. We haven’t ended child detention, but we have rebranded it and there are new centres which have a better public image than this one. For a…