Although Stanley Baldwin, Conservatives won most seats . Labour's , MacDonald formed the first ever Labour government with tacit support from the Liberals. Asquith's motivation for permitting Labour to enter power, rather than trying bring the Liberals back into government, was that he hoped they would prove to be incompetent and quickly lose support.
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The reaction of the great unwashed forming least of all being part of the Government from the Public School Oxbridge elite could be hared throughout the land .
Now they are expressing outrage a t the prospect of the Scots who were supposed to be licking their wounds after the referendum campaign and NO vote voting for what some Unionist consider the equivalent of the local Mau Mau.
Witness Tory minister Anna Soubry ( Who must send some Tory MPs into s frenzy with memorise of Matron at School) responding to Alex Salmond
As Wings over Scotland seems to be experiencing a degree of regret about having begged Scots to stay in the UK. The body language says as much as the words.
Her mention pf Trident and Putin is especially Ironic since it was claimed that David Cameron's Government wanted the backing of the Russian President in the battle against Scottish independence,.
Itar-Tass, citing a source in the Conservative Prime Minister's office, said Britain was "extremely interested" in referendum support from Russia, which this year holds the presidency of the influential G8 group of rich industrial nations.
The state-owned agency - acknowledged as the Kremlin's official mouthpiece before and after the end of Communism - said the Cameron aide had warned Scottish independence could "send shockwaves across the whole of Europe".Meanwhile there's a claim that Yesterday’s interviews could prove to have been Alex Salmond’s Sheffield rally moment from Political Betting ..
Though why a Politician being refreshingly honest about his parties intentions could be proved to be a wrong move is somewhat disturbing for those of us who like our politicians to be open with us.