The Tories and UKIP have been stupid enough to let Harry Cole interview their candidates in the Newark by-election. Paid up gay-hater Roger Helmer told the sometime Speccie hack that his taxpayer-funded Italian assistant is providing assistance to him while he’s on the campaign trail. Following up on Scrapbook’s demolition of the Tory candidate’s claims to be an “entrepreneur”, meanwhile, Cole […]

Guido Fawkes’ Harry Cole likes the notion that MPs should wear their sponsors’ logos — so we’ve made his dream a reality with this Conservative Party football kit festooned with the emblems of companies linked to Tory cash. I like the idea that MPs should be made to wear jackets with their donors logos and […]

Channel 4’s 10 O’Clock Live gets under way in less than an hour and the seven-minute discussion slot will be filled today by two beasts of the online jungle. Hannah Lownsbrough of web-based campaign outfit 38 Degrees will be going head-to-head with Harry Cole of Tory Bear Guido Fawkes’ blog on the tricky subject of selling all our […]

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 […]