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    1. May 4, 2015

      Labour hopes 5m ‘doorstep conversations’ will win over voters

      ...Mr Alexander and Ms Powell. They are deputy leader Harriet Harman, shadow chancellor Ed Balls, director of strategy Greg Beales, chief of staff Tim Livesey and campaign director Spencer Livermore. Ahead of polling day the MPs in the core circle...Jim Pickard, Chief Political Correspondent

    2. January 6, 2015

      Who is the real Ed Miliband?

      ...advisers. They include Tim Livesey, a former aide to the Archbishop of Canterbury who acts as his chief of staff; Greg Beales, a policy expert and Torsten Bell, his young policy head. Some shadow cabinet members complain of being ignored by...By Jim Pickard

    3. June 15, 2014

      The real clever cogs in Labour’s machine

      ...shadow energy secretary, but from Arnie Graf, a veteran US community organiser. The policy was then pushed through by Greg Beales, director of strategy and planning, earning him the nickname: “Mr Freeze”. The one-time consultant at Accenture...By Jim Pickard, Chief Political Correspondent

    1. Nick Butler

      December 19, 2013

      Energy personality of the year: Mr Freeze

      ...freeze is the most popular policy it has produced. The man who came up with the idea, Mr Miliband’s head of policy Greg Beales, is now a hero, and known in the leader’s office as Mr Freeze. The details may not have been worked out – including...Nick Butler

    2. Westminster Blog

      November 20, 2013

      PMQs: Labour's all-round ill discipline

      ...s team about Ed Balls to attack the Labour leader, but again, it sounded half-hearted. Quoting an email from Greg Beales, Miliband’s head of strategy, which said “Built to last? When did that become part of our thing?”, Cameron...Kiran Stacey

    3. September 24, 2010

      Battle of brothers that went down to wire

      ...confounding expectations from earlier in the summer that his brother would be the victor. The young crowd included included Greg Beales, a former health adviser at 10 Downing Street, Stewart Wood, who advised Gordon Brown on international issues and...By Jim Pickard

    4. December 11, 2009

      Retrospective: Stories and characters of 2009

      ...billions of dollars in revenues and profits. Greg Farrell ft.com/merrill ‘The shaming of John...King, buying and merchandise director at Beales, which has put GIVe concessions in its...brand GIVe,” says King, who adds that Beales’s sales of the GIVe range are broadly...By

    5. June 28, 2007

      Top team signals end to 'sofa' style

      ...cabinet decisions through Whitehall. Gavin Kelly and Greg Beales will be the prime minister's key advisers on education...and health during Mr Brown's tenure as chancellor. Mr Beales has been working on National Health Service reform in...By Jean Eaglesham and Nicholas Timmins

    6. June 27, 2007

      Top team signals end to ‘sofa’ style

      ...and cabinet decisions through Whitehall. Gavin Kelly and Greg Beales will be the prime minister’s key advisers on education...health during Mr Brown’s tenure as chancellor. Mr Beales has been working on National Health Service reform in the...By Jean Eaglesham and Nicholas Timmins