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Friday, March 30, 2012

So What Happened At Bradford West?

March 30, 2012

I’ve always been a great fan of Alan Hansen’s football punditry: usually the most inciteful analysis together with a generous dose of Scottish dourness.  But of course his most famous moment was when he got it wrong: “You can’t win anything with kids”. As Ray North pointed out, I’ve had my own Alan Hansen moment […]

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Bradford West – A Neutral’s View

March 30, 2012

When she was asked to assess how and why Labour had done so badly in Bradford West, Harriet Harman suggested that Bradford had its ‘particular problems for Labour’ and that this was a strange result. She then suggested that Labour would mount an internal investigation into the result. As I listened to Ms. Harman, I […]

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