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Are the Tories Ahead Because It’s Christmas?

In Charlie Edwards on December 14, 2011 at 10:56 am

The Conservatives are two points ahead of Labour in the latest poll for the first time since 14th December 2010. Charlie Edwards blames the European veto, weak opposition and Christmas spirit for Cameron’s early Christmas present. Read the rest of this entry »

Riots Debate: Zachary Barker

In Zachary Barker on September 24, 2011 at 2:33 am

This summer has been an unusual one for Britons, says Zachary Barker. In the final of our riots series, he talks about the policy responses of the main party leaders.  Read the rest of this entry »

Different names for the same approach to social networking

In Garry Lee on September 22, 2011 at 2:05 pm

Garry Lee isn’t convinced by Ed, Dave and Nick’s new fascination with Google+. Is your MP actually writing their own Twitter? Next time you go to ‘like’ a politician on Facebook, think again… Read the rest of this entry »

Pixelated PMQs: Best thing a politico will have this summer…

In Charlie Edwards on August 6, 2011 at 3:51 pm

Charlie Edwards has quashed his summer recess blues with PMQ’s: the Game.  Read the rest of this entry »

Ed Miliband comes of age

In Michael Indian on July 20, 2011 at 3:46 pm

Emerging from a week engulfed by the furore of the phone hacking scandal, Ed Miliband strode confidently towards the summer recess, riding high on his first major victory since becoming Labour Leader last autumn, reports Mike Indian. Read the rest of this entry »

Ed’s Summer of Struggle

In Anthony Broxton on July 12, 2011 at 5:42 pm

Anthony Broxton is surprised at Miliband’s decision to admonish the strikes, and believes he is now in for a rough summer ahead, both inside and outside the Labour party. Read the rest of this entry »

A Tale of Two Leaders

In Andrew Forsey on July 12, 2011 at 9:13 am

Andrew Forsey was at the Progress event with Tony Blair last week. Blair still holds the magic touch, and Ed should learn from his abundant qualities as a thinker, speaker, and performer. Read the rest of this entry »

Something old, something New, something borrowed, something Blue

In Jonny Roberts on May 2, 2011 at 8:24 am

Labour’s policy review needs to bring together the best of old Labour, New Labour, the view of Liberal Democrats and Greens as well as a sprig of Lord Glasman’s Blue Labour ideas, says Jonny Roberts. Read the rest of this entry »

Interview with Jacqui Smith

In Archie Manners on April 22, 2011 at 9:00 am

Jacqui Smith is famous for a plethora of achievements, some of which are admirable, and some of which she’d probably rather forget herself. Despite being a high profile loss at the last election for the Labour Party, Smith was one of the few women to hold one of the High offices of state – as Home Secretary, something she later called a ‘poisoned chalice’ to the current Home Secretary, Theresa May. Archie Manners interviews her in a Political Promise exclusive. Read the rest of this entry »

Iain Dale Interview: Part 2

In Charlie Edwards, Interviews on April 19, 2011 at 8:00 am


In the second part of his exclusive interview with Political Promise, Iain Dale chats with Charlie Edwards about coalitions and campaigns, mouthpieces and Milibands… Read the rest of this entry »