Election trail hots up as Blair wins the day
- Labour's draft election manifesto. Klein, Rudolf // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/13/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7049, p68
Editorial. Comments on the draft election manifesto of the British Labour Party's leader Tony Blair. Party's determination to dispel the perception that the party is a party of profligate public spending, inflation and high taxation; Proposal for the National Health Service; Economic and...
- Why Tony Blair didn't go to Brighton. Smith, Jane // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/29/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7047, p1632
Explains the reasons for the absence of Tony Blair, leader of the opposition Labour Party of Great Britain, at the British Medical Association's meeting in Brighton, England. Concerns of Blair and the Labour Party over health issues; Creation of the National Health Service under the former...
- Started by a Swiss, cheated by a Czech, the politicos' favourite Hungarian restaurant has been saved for the plotting classes. Aitken, Ian // New Statesman;09/04/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4401, p28
Profiles a restaurant in London, England called The Gay Hussar. How it was almost sold and turned into a pizza joint; Status of the establishment as a hangout for old Labour Party Leftists and the old Conservative right; Why British Prime Minister Tony Blair's Labour Party does not patronize...
- Passing out the spoils. Hillenbrand, Barry // Time International (South Pacific Edition);05/12/97, Issue 19, p29
Discusses the problems British Prime Minister Tony Blair and the Labour Party may face from within. Ideological battles and personal conflicts between Labour Party members; Political power struggles; Blair's task of getting the right people in the right positions without causing dissension.
- Party activists slam Blair decision on F1 and tobacco ad ban. // Campaign (UK);10/02/98, Issue 40, p4
Focuses on the accusation levied at British Prime Minister Tony Blair by Labour Party activists, regarding his decision on the exemption of Formula One car racing from the tobacco advertising ban. Reference to a report regarding the issue, which was revealed at the Labour Party's annual...
- JOHN Pilger. // New Statesman;03/05/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 4527, p15
Unravels the plan of Great Britain's Prime Minister,Tony Blair, on the broadcasting industry. How the plan will affect the industry; Conference held by the Campaign for Press and Broadcasting Freedom to discuss the government plan; Highlights of the government plan.
- JOHN pilger. Pilger, John // New Statesman;07/24/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 4496, p19
Reveals the anger of voters in north-east Great Britain to the Labour Party government of Prime Minister Tony Blair. Decision of the voters to stop casting their votes; Criticism on the performance of the Labour government in reducing poverty in the country; Basis of the popularity of the...
- Blair spells out industry policy. // Professional Engineering;04/16/97, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p4
Reports on British Labour Party leader Tony Blair's announcement that a Labour government would use private and public sector partnerships to rebuild the nation's infrastructure and set up a university for industry. Party's plan to sign the European social chapter.
- Welcome to the age of the goo-goos. Marquand, David // New Statesman;06/12/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 4490, p25
Presents the essay `Welcome to the Age of the Goo-Goos.'