Elements of the #IndyRef Yes campaign seem to be operating some form of blitzkrieg against visiting English politicians. With Ed Miliband supposed to be doing a walkabout/stump speech in an Edinburgh shopping centre, LabourList editor Mark Ferguson describes the moment when “all hell broke loose”: “Despite having been arranged at short notice, there were Yes campaigners there shouting […]

Tory councillor ‘liked’ Facebook status calling hoping for “very long and painful” beheading of Ed Miliband Responded “LOL … utter scum” to suggestion Emily Thornberry MP “deserved a lethal dose of heroin” A Tory councillor from Essex has refused to quit after appearing to endorse violence against public figures who have criticised Israel over the Gaza conflict. Cllr […]

Ed Miliband has denied that his Desert Island Discs selection was concocted by a panel of advisers, protesting “It’s absolutely my list!”: South African national anthem (Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika) Hubert Parry – Jerusalem Paul Robeson – Ballad of Joe Hill A-ha – Take On Me Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline Robbie Williams – Angels Josh […]