As the election comes into sight, what should be the 10 pledges that Labour should make to maximize its vote for 7 May 2015? Here are some proposals which should certainly be included: 1 End austerity because the policy of endless spending cuts is clearly not working – deficit reduction (the ostensible purpose of...Read more »
Decca Aitkenhead: In 1973, Ricky Tomlinson spent Christmas in prison after picketing a strike. More than 40 years later, one of our best-loved actors says that the fight to clear the names of the Shrewsbury 24 faces a final hurdle: government secrecy
Dozens of Conservative MPs will rebel against any attempt by David Cameron to repeal the Hunting Act, amid fears that a pledge to weaken the ban on hunting with dogs may be included in the party’s general election manifesto.