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A look forward: 2018 London elections (part 2)

January 2, 2018

Yesterday, I started a three-part series looking forward to this May’s local elections across the 32 London Boroughs. This is part two in that series, covering the boroughs H to L. For part one, including details on the methodology, click here Today’s Evening Standard’s front page headline was Tory Guru: May Could Lose Half of […]

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Student and Lewisham Protests Foretell A Winter Of Discontent

November 30, 2010

I had an interesting chat with a police sergeant I know last week. I asked him whether he was concerned about the scale of the cuts facing the police: 20% over four years. He seemed remarkably relaxed and sceptical that these cuts would really happen: “they can’t cut us when they need us to deal […]

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