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Guardian still advertising unpaid work experience

Guardian still advertising unpaid work experience

Milton July 3, 2014 0

Despite the tough and persistent editorial line from The Guardian’s opposition on unpaid internships, it seems that the newspaper still does not stand by its own ethos. The “Editorial Experience” opportunities, as listed below, provide

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Leeds University UKIP Chair Quits Over Homophobia

Leeds University UKIP Chair Quits Over Homophobia

Milton June 10, 2013 1

UKIP’s trouble with young activists flared up again today as Milton’s little birds report that Alexander Phillipps, who was leading the Leeds University UKIP Society, has today resigned from the party. Once again the

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CF Chairman Snubs Members

CF Chairman Snubs Members

Milton June 6, 2013 1

Milton’s little birds have brought whispers that all is not well in CF. After revealing yesterday the power games within the CF NEC centring around Sarah Jane Sewell, Milton today has learnt that CF

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Splits Threaten Conservative Future

Splits Threaten Conservative Future

Milton June 5, 2013 2

After Milton’s story this morning about Tory Youth Deputy Chair Sarah-Jane Sewell’s election campaign former members and supporters of her election slate have come forward to express their dissatisfaction with her.   Milton understands

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Grassroots UKIP Petition to Fire Douglas Denny NEC Member

Grassroots UKIP Petition to Fire Douglas Denny NEC Member

Milton June 3, 2013 1

UKIP often gets accused of being a homophobic party, and while Nigel Farage has said he won’t expel members who call gay sex ‘disgusting’  it seems that not everyone in the party shares his

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UKIP Issue Woolwich Gagging Order

UKIP Issue Woolwich Gagging Order

Milton June 1, 2013 0

  In the aftermath of the terrible killing of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, political parties from across the spectrum have been rushing to condemn acts of violence and terror. All that is, except

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UKIP Label Lee Rigby’s Family ‘Idiots’

UKIP Label Lee Rigby’s Family ‘Idiots’

Milton June 1, 2013 74

Politicians on the right often get accused of a lack of sensitivity and it seems UKIP is no exception, Milton was horrified today to see UKIP member Marty Caine calling Drummer Lee Rigby’s family

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Lloyds Turn Away Transgender Customer

Lloyds Turn Away Transgender Customer

Milton June 1, 2013 8

Milton was shocked to learn that Conservative Party activist Tara Hewitt was turned away from the Liscard branch Lloyds TSB as the bank has no mechanism for allowing transgender people to open accounts. It

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The Launch of Milton Spies!

The Launch of Milton Spies!

Milton May 31, 2013 0

  Welcome to the Backbencher’s latest column, ‘Milton Spies.’ My army of little birds and I will be reporting on as much politically related gossip as we can get our hands on. From interesting

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