Welcome! My day job is at the communications agency Blue Rubicon and I am also a Visiting Lecturer at City University. I edit the monthly newsletter, Liberal Democrat Newswire. This is my personal blog Рwith my views, expressed on behalf of myself. Take a look around Рand do comment on what you see.

Politics

And finally: here’s some extra revenue in the Lib Dem policy plans

27 August 2014

The Lib Dems say they will cut the deficit with a trio of wealth taxes, not by hitting the poor with welfare cuts.

Technology

97885: text messages are genuinely from Vodafone

19 August 2014

I recently received a text message from 97885, claiming to be from Vodafone and asking me to reply and take part in a survey.

History

Kingston Liberal says ‘Vote Labour’: a leaflet from 1945

26 August 2014

Anthony Asquith, son of Liberal Prime Minister H.H. Asquith, stunt double in Boadicea and respected film director, never quite fulfilled the promise of his talent.