Ed Balls

Strictly no dancing

October 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

LABOUR sent three big bods to Camden Town earlier: Ed Miliband, Ed Balls and Ken Livingstone. They were talking to businesses in the area and young job seekers. Unusually for [...]

Love on the Heath

June 5, 2011 // 0 Comments

IT turns out married shadow people Ed Balls, the shadow chancellor, and Yvette Cooper, the shadow home secretary, first clasped doe eyes on each other while visiting [...]

Mrs G Jackson MP

September 29, 2010 // 1 Comment

ON Monday, Hampstead and Kilburn’s MP appeared to be named on the official Labour voting list – published online – as Mrs G. Hodges MP, using her married surname. [...]

A few missing pieces

August 23, 2010 // 1 Comment

YAWNEDY-YAWN. Is it over yet? What could have been an intriguing summer deciding who would lead the Labour Party has descended into a drab, rain-splodged endgame where even [...]

Balls ‘o’ clock

April 27, 2010 // 3 Comments

WE were summoned to Marchmont Street for 9.15 yesterday morning to see Ed Balls speaking live. But as the clock ticked towards 9.20, 9.25 there was no sign of the Education [...]

Islington, the new Camden

April 12, 2010 // 1 Comment

TIME was, Labour ministers spent half their lives at photo opps in Camden. They loved the place. Close to the Commons and, for a lot of them, their homes, the top bods fell [...]