- Gorgeous and the Beast. Maguire, Kevin // New Statesman;4/26/2013, Vol. 142 Issue 5155, p15
The article presents briefs about British politics as of April 2013 in a humorous style, on topics including the TaxPayers' Alliance lobbying organization, Labour Party politician David Blunkett, and the funeral of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
- Skills task force set up. // Professional Engineering;11/19/97, Vol. 10 Issue 21, p9
Announces that British Education and Employment Secretary David Blunkett has set up a new task force to take a strategic view of skills shortages and how to overcome them.
- Sleaze and Trust: Labour Trades Mistrust for Sleaze. Doig, Alan // Parliamentary Affairs;Apr2005, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p394
Sleaze still attracted attention in 2004 but the number of politicians subject to media stories and parliamentary inquiries was small and did not figure much in the headlines until the allegations leading to the resignation of David Blunkett at the end of the year. Before the Blunkett case, the...
- Sideliners. Roth, Andrew // New Statesman & Society;4/21/95, Vol. 8 Issue 349, p13
Comments on political developments in Great Britain as of April 21, 1995. Labour Party's shift towards a conservative stance; Protest of teachers England against David Blunkett who was appointed shadow education secretary by the party in 1994; Impact of the Clause Four Conference on the party's...
- In brief. // Public Finance;9/7/2001, p7
Reports on developments concerning the British government as of September 7, 2001. Schedule of Home Secretary David Blunkett's meeting with his French counterpart Daniel Vaillant on illegal cross-Channel immigration; Response of North Durham Healthcare Trust chief executive Steven Mason to...
- PAUL routledge. // New Statesman;11/12/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 4563, p8
Comments on several issues on the British government as of November 12, 2001. Rivalry between David Blunkett and Gordon Brown in the political campaign to succeed Prime Minister Tony Blair; Closure of the Annie's Bar; Gathering of Britain's Arabists at the Foreign Office for the centennial bash...
- Untitled. Routledge, Paul // New Statesman;12/17/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 4568, p12
Provides an update on government and politics in Great Britain as of December 17, 2001. Reaction of Home Secretary David Blunkett towards critics of his anti-terrorism bill; Information on the Liberal Democrats' treatment of parliament minister Paul Marsden; Details on a documentary being...
- 'Blunkett would have quit with Blair' // New Statesman;5/5/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4636, p33
Characterizes the assertion made by British Secretary of state for the home secretary David Blunkett that he would have resigned if Prime Minister Tony Blair lost a war resolution vote in the House of Commons. Blair's assertion of same; Suggestion that Blunkett is disingenuous in saying this...
- Letters. Lewis, Gavin; Gill, Baljeet; Millard, Roger; Thomas, F. J.; Ralston, Hannah; Hyman, Clarissa; Steadman, Eve; Flett, Keith; Stewart, Simon; Palmer, John; Thompson, Jeff // New Statesman;12/22/2008, Vol. 137/138 Issue 4928-4930, p8
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous editions including "Blunkett is coming back," in the December 15, 2008 issue, "Open your eyes, Dave," which appeared on December 8, 2008 and "How safe is your job?" in the December 1, 2008 issue.