Category Archives: Alex Cole-Hamilton

>Annihilation and Wild Garlic – Alex Cole-Hamilton hits the blogosphere

>Yesterday afternoon saw the Edinburgh Central thank you party. The campaigners and activists gathered to eat some delicious food (that banana cake, that table, that chocolate cheesecake thingy, yum) and do all the thanking and being thanked that’s associated with … Continue reading

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>A candidate and a video camera – what can possibly go wrong?

>Candidates often use technology to enhance their campaigns. After all, it’s so easy. Anyone, for example, can make a video these days. You just get yourself a camera, stand in front of it, and the words just flow, as Alex … Continue reading

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>My tip for two new MSPs who would be good for Scotland #sp11 #yes2av

>I decided that I wasn’t going to take a formal role in any campaign, because I just am not physically well enough at the moment to sustain that.  I have dabbled my toe, and in some cases had a proper … Continue reading

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>Alex Cole-Hamilton shines at Edinburgh student hustings #sp11

>One thing that cheered me up this morning was reading the reports about the Edinburgh University Students’ Association hustings which took place last night. The Journal has a live blog of the proceedings and you can see how people who … Continue reading

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>Alex Cole-Hamilton wows Brian Taylor’s Big Debate

> Liberal Democrat candidate for the Lothians list and Edinburgh Central Alex Cole-Hamilton took part in Brian Taylor’s Big Debate on Radio Scotland this lunchtime, along with Angela Constance from the SNP, Lawrence Fitzpatrick from Labour and Edinburgh Central Tory … Continue reading

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>The secret behind Alex Cole-Hamilton’s appearance on the BBC News Channel

>After the Scotland on Sunday economy debate yesterday, I called in at the nerve centre of the Liberal Democrat campaign on my way home. I arrived just in time to see our candidate for Edinburgh Central Alex Cole-Hamilton appear on … Continue reading

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>No, Scottish Liberal Democrats aren’t for handing out heroin like sweeties – the truth behind the lurid headlines

>RTFQ That was my mantra before sitting an exam. Read the Flippin’ Question*. Making sure you understand what you’re being asked is fundamental. Otherwise, you can go off on one, write pages and then realise that you are not really … Continue reading

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>Liberal Democrats smash expectations in Oldham East and Saddleworth

>If you’d listened to the media in recent weeks, you’d have thought that the Liberal Democrats were in for a real routing in Oldham, barely reaching double figures. Conventional wisdom said that meltdown was inevitable, and our defeat would be … Continue reading

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>Salmond hails Liberal Democrat Alex Cole-Hamilton’s anti-fees record

>At First Minister’s Questions today, Alex Salmond name checked Edinburgh Central Liberal Democrat candidate Alex Cole-Hamilton. Brandishing a newspaper in response to a planted question on tuition fees from Christina McKelvie, he pointed out a photgraph of Alex Cole Hamilton … Continue reading

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>Alex Cole-Hamilton opposes Botanic Gardens entrance charge

>Liberal Democrat candidate for Edinburgh Central, Alex Cole-Hamilton, has spoken out against the proposed £5 entry fee for visitors to Edinburgh’s beautiful Botanic Gardens. I used to take Anna there a lot when she was little and it’s there she … Continue reading

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