Author Archives: Ed Jacobs

DUP resort to insults

Gregory Campbell

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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Nicola Sturgeon’s first day: what the papers are saying

Nicola STurgeon(1)

As Nicola Sturgeon awakes to her first full day in office as Scotland’s first minister, she will not be short of advice from commentators in the Scottish press.

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SDLP rule out pact with Sinn Fein

Stormont ncr

The SDLP will not enter into any pacts or deals with Sinn Fein, according to its leader Mike Nesbitt.

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The SNP have many reasons to be cheerful this weekend

Scotland independencej

In her policies and style, Nicola Sturgeon is a social democrat in the true sense of the word.

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Another dramatic poll in Scotland heaps pressure on Labour

Labour Scotlandj

Membership surge raises the prospect of SNP becoming the third biggest party in UK-wide politics.

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Cameron is playing with fire on the EU

David Cameron ncrj

Cameron’s European policy could signal the end of the UK as we know it.

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Labour’s problems are chronic – is Miliband the answer?

Ed Miliband ncrj

For all Ed’s warm words he has failed to articulate a vision for the country.

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Labour’s Scottish woes continue

Labour Scotlandj

TweetPolls show SNP is ahead with voters Just days after IPSOS Mori’s poll for STV pointed to near melt down for Scottish Labour in next year’s General Election, the news just gets worse for Labour north of the border. According to new polling released again by Ipsos Mori for STV, 57 per cent of those certain […]

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What’s happening in Scotland is symptomatic of a deeper problem

Scottish Labour ncr

What’s is happening in Scotland is symptomatic of a much deeper problem.

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