Category Archives: Inverclyde by-election

Inverclyde – Labour hold on in their heartland

You’ll notice that although I wrote a lot about Inverclyde, and the excellent Liberal Democrat candidate Sophie Bridger, I never made any wild predictions about what would happen. That’s because I had a feeling that it would be pretty much … Continue reading

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#Inverclyde by-election: May the best woman win – but please, boys, stop using the F word

Every time Willie Rennie describes Sophie as a breath of fresh air, a bit of me wants to slap him round the head with a wet fish, because that’s such a cliche. He’s right, of course, but I just hate … Continue reading

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>The secret life of Sophie Bridger, #inverclyde by-election candidate

>Next couple of days are signficant occasions for two very talented young people in their 20s. Andy Murray plays Rafa Nadal in the Wimbledon semi-final on Friday. By the time he sets foot on Centre Court, though, we’ll know how … Continue reading

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>Sophie Bridger gets #Inverclyde Tory to admit Lib Dems make Government fairer

>”I think it probably is fairer than a minority Tory Government.”  So said Inverclyde Conservative candidate David Wilson in response to close questioning from Liberal Democrat candidate Sophie Bridger on last night’s STV debate. David Cameron had already said this … Continue reading

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>Liberal Youth Scotland President Sophie Bridger is Lib Dems’ Inverclyde candidate

> One of the people who has impressed me most over the past year, even when I don’t agree with her, is the new Liberal Youth Scotland President Sophie Bridger. Persuasive, intelligent and articulate, 20 year old Sophie has shown … Continue reading

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