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With Labour recriminations already flying thick and fast today’s report from the Fabian Society trashing the election campaign inevitably upped the ante. Left-of-Miliband Diane Abbott vs Miliband aide turned candidate Polly Billington: At least Billington waited until after the election — unlike certain former shadow ministers. A senior party insider told LabourList of the rationale for disloyal...
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Having finally quit the Lords, it has emerged that alleged coke and prostitutes fiend Lord Sewel is not only entitled to carry on using his title but apparently to: a “guaranteed retirement party” in the prestigious House of Lords River Room continued access to parliamentary facilities for entertainment purposes The perks were recently unveiled under new rules allowing peers a “respectful […]
28/07/2015 - 17:23
The Tories’ election triumph sent shudders through the solar energy industry with Ernst & Young cautioning that the manifesto made “painful reading for the renewables sector” and the solar industry’s most established trade body claiming “the outlook is obviously unclear”. But these concerns were apparently not shared by Reza Shaybani of the British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA): “We are...
28/07/2015 - 13:16