Some Scottish Labour back-room boys are punting the idea that in the event of a Labour minority government the SNP will be stuck because that party is already committed to blocking the Tories. This idea is so hollow and frankly daft that it’s disappointing to see it repeated today without any interrogation by normally-thoughtful columnists like.. read more →

This week’s Sunday Telegraph includes an interview given by prime minister David Cameron to political columnist Matt D’Ancona.  The piece says the pm’s expressed determination to serve until 2020  has ‘quashed’ the idea that in the event of a Tory win in 2015 there would be a Tory leadership contest well before the following election… read more →