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Off to new shores – Liberal Democrat conference 2019

This year, the main hall is full

17 September 2019 · Leave a comment

Three colours: blue. Conservative conference 2018

Venn grassroots attack

5 October 2018 · Leave a comment

Three colours: red. Labour conference 2018

Passionate, serious and sober

28 September 2018 · Leave a comment

Three colours: yellow. Liberal Democrats conference 2018

Unforgiven yet forgotten

21 September 2018 · Leave a comment

Theatre of Dreams #cpc17

Cameron and Osborne – not Boris Johnson – ruined Theresa May’s week

4 October 2017 · Leave a comment

All things Bright-on beautiful? #Lab17

‘A normal, social occasion’ – G Greene

27 September 2017 · Leave a comment

The Bourne(mouth) Legacy #LDconf

The oddest of conferences

20 September 2017 · Leave a comment

Beyond ‘Brexit means Brexit’: report from the Conservative conference

This ‘real Conservative’ government could be a Labour/Ukip coalition

6 October 2016 · Leave a comment

Unexpected Angels: report from the Labour conference

Labour’s wings talked unity but each walked alone

1 October 2016 · 1 Comment

Charities should get off the mat: report from the Liberal Democrat conference

Still more to do to explain the charitable sector

21 September 2016 · Leave a comment