Category Archives: Stephen Glenn

Stand with Alliance against mindless thuggery and threats

There were a few things that made me cry yesterday. Seeing the way Bangor Councillor Christine Bower jumped when the glass fell out of her window, clearly fearful of another attack by so-called loyalists on their home was one of … Continue reading

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The Question: what would you do if you knew you could not fail?

Apologies for the links not being right – I’m doing this on my iPad and I Aven’t quite worked out how to do it properly. I’ll fix it in the morning when I get ack on the laptop. Anyway, The … Continue reading

Posted in Feminism, Jennie Rigg, Memes, Stephen Glenn | 3 Comments

Farron rocks it at the Glee Club – the photographic evidence #ldconf

The Glee Club is the traditional end of  Liberal Democrat Conference get together. Hundreds of us cram into a room that’s way too small and usually hideously hot, drinking lots of beverages for cooling purposes only and singing entirely respectful … Continue reading

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>Liberal Democrat win: UK to implement EU Human trafficking directive

>Via Nick Thornsby, I discover news that makes me want to jump up and down with happiness. The UK Government is going to start the process of joining in the EU Directive on Human Trafficking, something which didn’t look likely … Continue reading

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>Flippin’ Eck – ways of celebrating Pancake Day

>It’s not really Pancake Day – we should I suppose call it by its proper name, Shrove Tuesday. I am a bit over-excited tonight, having discovered that I am a tiny bit awesome in the pancake making department. Enough previous … Continue reading

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>Happy Birthday Stephen Glenn

>It’s Stephen Glenn’s birthday today. Last year he celebrated his 40th at Liberal Democrat Conference in the company of such illustrious people as Jennie, the Elephant, Nick Clegg, and my cute little soft toy dog, Schnauzoo. Like me, he’s also … Continue reading

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>Stephen Glenn goes over the sea to Ireland

>At around now, assuming that he hasn’t overslept, my friend and fellow West Lothian Lib Dem and blogger Stephen Glenn will be heading back to Northern Ireland for the next few months. The next series of Strictly just won’t be … Continue reading

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>Fun and frolics at Wagamama

>I had an absolutely brilliant time at Wagamama in Livingston last night with Andrew, Stephen and Elspeth, It’s my birthday on Saturday so we had an early celebration. Elspeth is a long time fan of Wagamama and I’ve really enjoyed … Continue reading

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>Alex Cole-Hamilton to fight Edinburgh Central for the Scottish Liberal Democrats

>Alex Cole-Hamilton has been selected to fight the marginal Edinburgh Central constituency for the Scottish Liberal Democrats in the elections next year. Siobhan Mathers ran a brilliant campaign in 2007 and reduced the Labour majority, laying a strong foundation for … Continue reading

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>Tour de France: how I became fascinated by young men on two wheels!

>The short answer to that question is that it’s all Stephen’s fault! Last Summer, when I was so poorly that I could only rarely stay out of bed for a whole day, Stephen came to visit me. He is a … Continue reading

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