Policies on tap

September 22, 2000

In their drive to sell policies, the Liberal Democrats appear to have turned to the world of advertising for inspiration. Evan Harris, the party's higher education spokesman, told a fringe meeting at this week's conference in Bournemouth that the Lib Dems might not be the cheapest option, in terms of taxation, but at least voters could be assured of the quality of their policies.

And the catchy slogan he jokingly borrowed? The Liberal Democrats are "reassuringly expensive". Those in the know should not confuse Lib Dem policies with the UK's best selling premium lager.

Please login or register to read this article

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments