Category Archives: Andrew Reeves

The joy of Twitter on its 7th birthday

So, it’s 7 years today since the first Tweet was sent. Coincidentally, earlier this week, this happened to me: A kind of super diamond jubilee. I was quite pleased with myself but was soon brought back down to earth by … Continue reading

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How much would you pay for Callum Leslie to shut up?

I just want to bring to the attention of a wider audience the fact that Callum Leslie, Council campaign manager, parliamentary candidate and voice of the student airwaves in Edinburgh, is doing a special fundraiser for the British Heart Foundation … Continue reading

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Support Austin Rathe and Graeme Littlejohn in the London Marathon

If you’re a Liberal Democrat who’s been elected to anything in the last few years, chances are that you’ll owe something to the efforts of either Austin Rathe or Graeme Littlejohn. Austin works in the Campaigns Department at Lib Dem … Continue reading

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Why did David Cameron make me cry?

Well, it wasn’t actually him, to be honest. It was as I was watching him being interviewed on BBC Newsnight Scotland last night, with the Forth Rail Bridge in the background that I started to wonder if he was in … Continue reading

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My 2011 in Blog Posts

With just 11 hours of 2011to go, I thought I’d give you a flavour of my year. It’s had huge highs and horrible, horrible painful lows. Now, we have enough notice of when the year’s going to end. Maybe next … Continue reading

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Pancreatic Cancer UK’s Campaign for Hope goes to the House of Lords

I felt quite emotional listening to Margaret Magnusson as she talked to Good Morning Scotland yesterday about the death of her father, the broadcaster Magnus Magnusson in January 2007. You could hear the pain and shock still in her voice as she … Continue reading

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We’re losing too many brilliant people this year #RIPSteveJobs

Way back, in the olden days, if you wanted to find out what was going on in the world first thing in the morning, you had to wake up, get up, go downstairs and switch on the telly. Actually, scratch … Continue reading

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Andrew Reeves beats Andrew Neil in Total Politics media poll

Iain Dale’s Total Politics awards have come out with a whimper and not a bang this year. It all has the impression of haste about it. The poll was conducted over a couple of weeks in August, rather than July … Continue reading

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Party President Farron’s tribute to Andrew Reeves

 He was an extremely generous leader, inspiring huge devotion among colleagues who – like him – would always go the extra mile.  It’s amazing what you find when you actually start to read through your Conference papers. I was really … Continue reading

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Mike Moore’s tribute to Andrew Reeves

“He could be the grumpiest guy on earth, but he had a laugh that would have filled the O2  arena”That sounds like our Andrew, doesn’t it? When Secretary of State for Scotland Michael Moore gave the tribute at Andrew Reeves’ … Continue reading

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