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The Labour Party’s in Need of a Southern Strategy

by Alexis Darby| March 20, 2013

Last month’s Eastleigh by-election set off a ripple effect that was felt by all the main UK political parties. The Liberal Democrats salvaged a respectable victory given the dreadful battering they received at the hands of the media over the previous fortnight. The Tories had a nightmare campaign, squeezed into third place by the UK […]

Budget Analysis: George Osborne Sows the Seeds for an ‘Aspiration Nation’

by Rupert Lewis| March 20, 2013

Twelve months on from his last Budget the Chancellor George Osborne was always going to play his cards cautiously today. Despite the London Evening Standard’s best effort to inject some high drama into today’s Budget by mistakenly leaking the contents before Mr Osborne had taken to his feet in the Commons, when he did there […]