Here’s an exciting post for a Monday. As of today, if you want to write us non-electronically, you should send your correspondence to: The Democratic Society, First Floor, Universal House, 251/6 Tottenham Court Road, London. W1T 0AB. We’ll still be roving all over the place, but at least our post will be easy to get […]
Thanks to everyone who read and commented here and on Facebook during the election campaign. We tried to do our bit to talk about policy issues rather than the leaders’ personalities, or their wives’ toes. Now, under the new coalition Government, discussion and compromise on issues will, we hope, come right to the fore. People […]
Tonight sees the first leaders’ debate, which will be on ITV from 8.30 until 10 p.m. We’ll be covering it live on Twitter, with Lauren reporting from @demsoc. You can also follow our tweets here on the blog.
The General Election campaign began today, with Gordon Brown asking the Queen for a dissolution of Parliament, and an election on 6 May. Here at TalkIssues, we’ll spend the next five weeks focusing on the big issues at stake in the election campaign, talking about what the different parties want to do if they win […]
Welcome to the new Talk Issues site, where we hope to host a vibrant debate around the issues that really matter in the upcoming UK election. Whilst the politicians and the media sling mud at each other, we’ll get down and dirty with the real issues. The Digital Economy Bill. Health. Social welfare. Policing. Education. […]