Blue Labour guru Maurice Glasman fell asleep while waiting to meet Ed Miliband for the first time, Scrapbook can reveal. The academic was caught off guard by the energy saving lighting system at Miliband’s old Whitehall department, plunging the waiting room into darkness and luring the wonk into the land of nod. The anecdote was […]

The past twelve months (and prior) have seen several very popular blogs either shut down or change editorial hands. As the year draws to a close, what better opportunity to reflect on those bloggers “no longer with us”. Starring Iain Dale, Tom Harris, Derek Draper and others, we’ve finally completed our end-of-year video. This is our tribute […]

UPDATE: Apparently it was Kate Garraway thanking Tory Bear for the summons. Having been tipped off in advance, Dolly was hiding out back. It was announced this afternoon that ‘Mad’ Nad Dorries is suing Messrs McBride and Draper over the Smeargate emails. In a clever bit of new media, Guido Fawkes and Tory Bear were enlisted […]