Author Archives: Ed Jacobs

Cameron accused of leaving Northern Ireland for rave party

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Claim will do little to enhance Cameron’s reputation at Stormont.

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Darling warned Cameron not to pursue EVEL following Scottish vote

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The former chancellor warned that whilst the issue of Scottish MPs voting rights on English-only matters needed to be addressed, to link it with further powers to Holyrood risked putting the SNP back into the ascendency.

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The challenges facing Jim Murphy are immense

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The new Scottish Labour leader will need to show Scottish voters that the party north of the border is able to think independently.

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Surge in Scottish Green membership

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Membership of the Scottish Green Party has seen a staggering increase of over 600 per cent since January.

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Welsh Labour lose third of support in two years

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Labour in Wales has lost a third of its support, according to new polling published this week.

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Deadline looms large for Northern Ireland talks

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A successful outcome to the talks at Stormont is crucial if corporation tax powers are to be devolved.

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Why Alex Salmond will win Gordon next year

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All recent polling suggests a return to Westminster for the former first minister.

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Autumn statement pulls the rug from under the SNP

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The chancellor’s statement has for once given Westminster the upper hand over Holyrood.

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The figures that should worry Labour

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Ed Balls’ task tomorrow will be to establish Labour as a party that can be trusted to get its hands back on the levers of power.

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DUP resort to insults

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DUP Leader and Northern Ireland’s first minister Peter Robinson has sought to defend one of his MPs who launched a tirade against Sinn Fein over the weekend.

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