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Artist or CreatorMartin Rowson
Title or CaptionOf course I knew them when they didn't have a pit to hiss in ...
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date11 Oct 2014
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptOld English Bile
BBC
Acid Drops
Thanks to Russell RIP
Person DepictedFarage; Nigel (1964-)
Miliband; Ed (Edward Samuel) (1969-)
Farron; Tim (1970-)
Laws; David (1965-)
Clegg; Nick (1967-)
NotesNews: "Thursday's two byelections - in Clacton, Essex, and in Heywood and Middleton, Greater Manchester - provided a stunning coda to a party conference season dominated by one question: whether the creaking Westminster political system can respond to the contempt in which it is held. All three leaders in their conference addresses tried to show they empathised with the concerns behind the appeal of the UK Independence party to voters. Yet the byelection results show no respite - the first elected Ukip MP in history, a Labour lead decimated in a northern stronghold and another Liberal Democrat having lost his deposit. .... Nigel Farage remains a dangerous animal at large, capable of disrupting electoral calculations all the way to polling day on 7 May 2015, just over 200 days away. ... " The Guardian
SubjectsUKIP
scapegoat
Copyright contact detailsmartin.rowson1@ntlworld.com
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GB/BCA/8977Farage; Nigel (1964-)1964-  
GB/BCA/8124Miliband; Ed (Edward Samuel) (1969-)1969-  
GB/BCA/9192Farron; Tim (1970-)1970-Leader of the Liberal Democratic Party  
GB/BCA/9170Laws; David (1965-)1965-  
GB/BCA/8139Clegg; Nick (1967-)1967-  
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