William Hague denies Atlantic Bridge sponsored book launch

William Hague’s office has kindly emailed to deny that it hosted the New York launch of his biography of William Wilberforce. I had asked Hague to explain why he had failed to declare the sponsorship in the House of Commons’ Register of Members Financial Interests. Here’s how the Atlantic Bridge used to describe Continue reading

Atlantic Bridge drops commitment to Reagan-Thatcher Partnership to placate Charity Commission

The Atlantic Bridge, a UK charity founded by Dr Liam Fox, has launched a new website with references to its ‘simple aim of “Strengthening the Special Relationship” exemplified by the Reagan-Thatcher partnership of the 1980s,’ removed. The pledge has also been removed from the website of its sister US charity, Atlantic Bridge Inc. Continue reading

@MyLabourPoster: Tories spoof own campaign… and remind us of their failures

Fed up with MyDavidCameron.com’s successful spoofing of the Conservative Party’s poster campaigns, ConservativeHome has entered the fray with a ‘what if these were Labour posters’ spin. Predictably they have a go at people on the dole and immigrants, but this one — Burglar — is my favourite. It reminds me of when I Continue reading