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The round up of recent events (click on the links below, and it will bring up the relevant link)
- Can Farage convert short-term popularity into long-term gains?
- Most supporters of the UK Independence party say they will stay with the anti-EU party after European elections in May, according to a poll, dealing a blow to Conservative hopes to win them over for the general election in 2015.
- Big catch for Tory reconciliation team as rebel gives up anti-Cameron fight
- David Cameron in retreat over Maria Miller’s expenses as he accepts that the parliamentary standards committee may need to be reformed
- Online political ads test boundaries while electoral law lags behind.Â There is no requirement for parties to declare responsibility for campaign material circulated on the internet
- Labour risks being a one-trick party on the cost-of-living crisis.Â If he is to woo the squeezed middle, Ed Miliband’s economic vision must go beyond just one issue
- Why Miliband is sticking to his “cost-of-living” attack,Â A few months of wage rises won’t be enough to repair the severed link between growth and earnings for most.Â
- Has the Labour Party shaken off complacency? If we want to win, we must
- Police Federation in turmoil as chiefs resign
- A referendum on Europe would undermine our constitution (and yes, we do have a constitution)
- UK becoming ‘more local and global’ – Ipsos MORI carried out a survey of the UK public exploring their views on identity
- When Eric Pickles calls Britain a Christian nation I side with the atheists.Â If my religion is reduced to a form of state triumphalism then political correctness seems a far better option
- ConHome use a piece by SeanT to write “Scottish independence would be a disaster for Labour, but a death blow to the Conservative Party” (Hat-tip TheUnionDivvie)
- Tipping point online, tripping point offline? -Â Mark Shephard and Stephen Quinlan of the University of Strathclyde analyse the social media engagement of the Yes Scotland and Better Together campaigns.
- YouGov asks Would Bez of the Happy Mondays make a good
- Law set to give Attorney General power to edit online news archives in the run-up to trials
- Boeing 747 forced to make emergency landing because of overheating cows
- The Vikings were feared for a reason.Â Â Ignore recent revisionism. The Norsemen carried out atrocities to equal those of the German SS
- Yesterday was the 40th anniversary of the 1974 Eurovision song contest, held in Brighton.
- Which ABBA won with Waterloo, here’s their performance from that night.