Jeremy Corbyn

The broadening reasons Tulip supported Corbs

January 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

THE stuff about some curious developments behind the scenes in Camden's Labour group soon, really soon.... but first we must rewind to Monday night when the joke at the Town Hall was something along the lines of: Tulip Siddiq must be in possession of compromising photos of somebody at the Evening Standard. For some of the Hampstead and Kilburn MP's old council colleagues at Judd Street could be found marvelling at her ability to score yet another soapy profile feature in London's nightly paper; just the fourth time the captive commuters on the way home have seen her smiling face beam out of a double page spread in less than a year. By any standard, that's not a bad scorecard from a newspaper which regularly advises its readers to vote Conservative. [...]

Away from home

January 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

LONG time, no post, but that’s because I’ve been distracted by the day job. After the annual Christmas slowdown, the news mill bounces back into an unrelentless [...]

The three-month PPS

January 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

AS Michael Dugher’s time in Jeremy Corbyn shadow team has been cut short, it means Hampstead and Kilburn Tulip Siddiq’s peripheral role is also likely to come to [...]

The Year In Twitpics

December 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

…another year of sending pictures (and videos) to Twitter Helena Bonham-Carter caught up with her favourite weekly read. The now former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho [...]

Beware of the dogs

December 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

RICHARD Caring once threatened, jokingly, to set his dogs on me and DanĀ Carrier. The multimillionaire was angry that we had doorstepped him at his Hampstead mansion (mansion [...]

Webb: I’m off

November 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

DURING the general election campaign this year, Labour’s Tulip Siddiq seemed to have a better contacts book than any showbiz agent. In the final weeks, there were snaps [...]

Sadiq, the Gooner

November 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

TYPICALLY of a south Londoner, where they don’t have any good football teams, Sadiq Khan, the Labour mayoral candidate is a Liverpool fan. But he was happy to pull on [...]