BSkyB bid is dropped

Many constituents have written to me complaining about the appalling conduct of News International and have asked me to help prevent the takeover of BSkyB.

This battle has been won and it is now time to investigate the illegal activities.

Only the Government’s attempts to privatise the NHS and the nation’s forests have received as much attention from concerned constituents.

And what do they all have in common – they were unpopular and controversial schemes which the Government has been forced to back down from and perform a policy U-turn