Freshers Fair 2012 Hull University, Scarborough Campus.

The Labour party had a great morning on Friday 28 September at the Hull University Scarborough Campus meeting many of the 500 new students just arriving on campus. Judith Dennett and Councillor Eric Broadbent, Labour leader at Scarborough Borough Council, hosted the Labour table and chatted to the students.
This year students were only too pleased to listen to us and tell us about themselves, their courses and their ambitions for the future. I guess the £9000 student fees they had to pay, had made them realise the Labour Party was the only party listening to them. 
At the end of the morning a total of 14 students had subscribed for a year’s membership of the party, which also included membership of the Labour Students club.  More

Labour Shadow Cabinet


This list names  the members of the Labour Party Shadow Cabinet as at 13 September 2012. Contact may be made via their website addresses below: Leader of the Opposition and Leader of the Labour Party Ed Miliband MP Shadow Deputy … Continue reading

Cleggy sups last of the summer wine

It must be coming up to the conference season…
I nearly choked on my muesli this morning. The top item on the Today programme was Nick Clegg’s new grand idea, spawned no doubt whilst he was on holiday, to introduce some sort of ‘wealth tax.’ The Lib Dems’ Treasury spokesperson in the Lords was on the programme to explain how this tax might work. Sadly for her, no-one from Mr Clegg down had actually told her about it, so we were kept in the dark. More