Neil Kinnock was Leader of the Labour Party in the 1987 and 1992 general elections. Although he lost both (to Margaret Thatcher and John Major), he is widely credited with having rescued Labour from its 1983 disaster.


Cross-party cooperation: lessons from Paddy Ashdown’s tenure as Lib Dem leader

How Paddy Ashdown tried to make cross-party cooperation work during his time as Liberal Democrat leader – and the lessons for contemporary politics. … Read the full post »