After Scrapbook published details of a Tory MP’s High Court legal action to block an honour for Nelson Mandela, Bob Blackman responds by telling Twitter he is “proud” of himself: With the move to award Mandela the ‘freedom of the borough’ backed by both Labour and Liberal Democrat groups in Brent, Blackman has a brass neck attempting […]

Liberal Democrat activists in Sarah Teather’s constituency are delivering anonymous attack leaflets claiming Labour have “let us down” on cuts — despite their MP’s status as a government minister who voted for Osborne’s austerity agenda. The council by-election leaflet, blogged by Cllr Krupesh Hirani, brazenly asks “Who can you trust to stop the cuts?”, answering […]