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Iain Dale: The task of Leave campaigners now is to come together, unite – and fight the campaign of their lives.
Plus: The ludicrous Evan Harris. My broken mobile. The menace of TTIP. The smears of Yvette Cooper. And: why Polly Toynbee swiftly changed the subject.
The Tory campaign in 1966 was not a success, but neither was it a complete failure. Heath’s warnings of economic troubles ahead were vindicated as early as July.
If all but one of them shy away from even debating the issues in a public forum, what chance do we have?
Plus: A return to Fleet Street. A venture to Edinburgh. West Ham win, David Laws loses. And: UKIP’s London members will have no say in the selection of its Mayoral Candidate.
That’s the five-a-side league season concluded successfully. Now our attention turns to the eleven-a-side season in September.
Could it be that she has done Cameron a favour by helping to avert a relaxation of the hunting ban?
“This is merely the latest sorry episode which suggests that FIFA is a deeply flawed and corrupt organisation.”
If there is no change, the ultimate sanction would be for the FA to boycott future tournaments.
He later insisted he remained an Aston Villa supporter.
Outnumbered as we were, it could have been a lot worse.
We defended valiantly against a team which has scored more goals than the bottom three teams in our league combined.
Dan Dalton MEP: The Premier League has gained from TV rights. Here’s what it should give back to football.
Ticket price cuts, investment in the grassroots, more qualified coaches, better pitches – it’s time for support for all these.
By eleven goals to one, to be precise.
In his Christmas and New Year season review, The Gaffer probes cup glory, sacked managers, leadership fortunes, and the loyalty of Steve Gerrard.