Just a quick post to let you know that we’ll briefly be downing tools over the Christmas period. Normal service will resume on Tuesday 27 December.
Happy Christmas and thanks for all your comments this year.
Here are five Staggers posts worth revisiting from the past week.
Wounded over Europe, the Lib Dems are accelerating their strategy for looking and sounding unlike Tories in coalition. By Rafael Behr
Gus O’Donnell is right to warn that the future of the UK is an “enormous challenge”. By George Eaton
Contrary to the coalition’s spin, ministers have consistently refused to negotiate. By Mark Serwotka
Human tragedy on this South Asian island is all but ignored. By Emanuel Stoakes
Private investigators hired by tabloids were ‘blaggers’, not hackers. By Jason Stamper