Lee Whitehill

Lee is Group Marketing Director based in London where he leads the consumer and leisure sector. He has worked with a number of major clients in food and drink, customer services and technology. Before joining the company, Lee was Head of Campaigns and Media for Britain’s largest private sector trade union where he dealt with a range of high profile national issues.

Posts by Lee Whitehill

Coronation or Catastrophe?

Ahead of what could be a tumultuous and divisive Labour Party conference, where Jeremy Corbyn is widely expected to be re-elected as Party leader, we take a look at some of the most important things to look our for. Party mood? The mood of conference will be determined by the size of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership victory […]

Interel’s guide to the Queen’s Speech

On Wednesday the Queen will deliver the speech to outline her Government’s plans for the upcoming session of Parliament. It is a speech the Government wanted to avoid until after the EU Referendum on June the 23rd for two reasons. The first is because a new legislative program offers a hostage to fortune for Brexiteers, increasingly […]

What Super Thursday means for Labour

Tomorrow is Super Thursday. Elections are taking place in the Scottish Parliament, Welsh and Northern Irish Assemblies, 125 English councils, 4 directly elected Mayoralties and 40 Police and Crime Commissioners. This will be first major test of Jeremy Corbyn’s new model army and will provide clues as to what shape Labour will be in to […]

The Fizzy Cat Strategy

It has become customary for the modern budget to be hailed as political triumph before unravelling on day two as journalists and the opposition crawl over the Red Book looking for evidence of reheated pasties. For many, the Chancellor’s decision presented just such an opportunity. His announcement of a sugar levy for soft drinks, which […]

Base calling

The Electoral Commission has just released the amounts of donations received by the political parties in the last quarter. As you might expect at this stage in the electoral cycle takings are up and Labour and the Conservatives have wheeled out the usual lines about being in hock to the unions/hedge funds (delete as appropriate). […]

All Guns Blazing

122 days to go is blinking on the top left hand corner of the Sky News screen. ‘Labour can’t be trusted’ yell the Tories. ‘The NHS isn’t safe’ shout Labour. ‘Don’t forget about me’ re-joins Nick Clegg. It can only mean one thing. The General Election campaign has started and already the big guns are out. […]