The body which examines complaints about surveillance by UK spooks has effectively struck down special protection for MPs and peers — stating that the so-called Wilson Doctrine “has no legal effect”.
The Green’s 2010 manifesto: “Gradually increase alcohol and tobacco taxes by about 50% to match anticipated increases in expenditures on the NHS, raising £1.4bn in 2010 rising to £5.6bn by 2013. An Early Day Motion signed this month by their only MP: “That this House welcomes the ending of the beer duty escalator and the […]
“Labour is old news in Brighton” declared the Green Party poster above, which greeted conference delegates as they arrived by train last week. Unfortunately for Caroline Lucas, this news obviously hadn’t spread to the outskirts of the city and Sussex University. The 90+ societies represented at the Sussex University freshers’ fair last week boasted a […]