Posts tagged: Roland Rudd
Monday, 18 February 2019, 6:08 pm
Oh look - a group of Labour MPs led by Chuka Umanna have split from Labour and appear to be on the cusp of launching a new political party, thereby confirming a tale little old Betaville stumbled across just over two years ago.
In case you don't recall, below is a link to my original "exclusive" story:..
Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 2:07 pm
The move by Open Britain to unseat prominent Tory pro-Brexit MPs appears to have backfired. The advocacy group's Tory backers, such as Anna Soubry and Nick Morgan, have announced they have quit Open Britain.
Here is a link to a (free) piece in The Guardian: ..
Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 9:48 am
Splashed across the front page of today's The Guardian is a story about how Open Britain - the advocacy group chaired by PR supremo Roland Rudd and backed by Tory MP Anna Soubry - is urging pro-remain voters in 20 seats held by prominent Brexit-supporting MPs to oust their incumbent but vulnerable representatives in parliament. Here is the link:..
Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 9:13 pm
Whether you work in UK financial markets or not clearly the biggest news event of the day was Theresa May's decision to call a snap general election.
What I'm wondering, though, is whether this bunch of centre ground, pro-European politicians, businessmen and City types - led by PR supremo Roland Rudd, founder of Finsbury - will break cover before the general election with their new political party or wait until Labour is decimated on June 8?..