UPDATE 10:12 – MAY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. FOLLOW @PSBOOK FOR UPDATES Links from a number of blogs, including the acerbic Tory Bear, to yesterday’s scoop on Liberal Democrat office expenses made for record readership figures – and it doesn’t seem that Tuesday will offer much respite for Sarah Teather. Scrapbook can reveal that the Brent East MP’s telephone bills […]

Scrapbook would like to send heartfelt thanks to Sarah Teather and Brent Liberal Democrats for providing a record number of hits today. Here are the top five traffic spikes since this blog went live in July last year: Liberal Democrat lies over Sarah Teather office rent (18 January) She’s back! Expenses Tory Julie Kirkbride changes […]

UPDATED TODAY: DID TEATHER CHARGE TAXPAYER FOR PHONE CAMPAIGNING? Scrapbook blogged last week on the continuing sleaze investigation into the office expenses of Liberal Democrat MP Sarah Teather. The former ‘Baby of the House’ shares her taxpayer-funded constituency premises with the political campaign wing of the local party, despite parliamentary rules that outlaw sub-lets and state that “claims cannot […]