Daily Archives: April 14, 2009

Jim Pickard

Labour MPs slighted by Gordon Brown in the past are now relishing the downfall of his henchman (sorry, head of political strategy) Damian McBride: They include senior former ministers.

Michael Meacher was out of the blocks last night claiming that Brown’s promise to have ended secret briefings and dirt-digging was nonsense: “All these elements of the Blair era have actually got worse,” he said. Read more

Jim Pickard

Geoffrey Robinson MP is selling the New Statesman.

Here is the press release in full. Read more