Roy Connell has sent me an email he recieved this morning from Chris Rennard:
Home Office Watch reports that the Government are introducing ID cards a step at a time, using terms like “beacon areas” and “protection” to try to make them seem attractive.With 50,000 ID cards estimated to be issued to foreign nationals by April 2009, this intrusive scheme is already growing fast.
You can read the full story at: http://tr.im/dtjo
Please also pass this story on to friends or colleagues, and encourage them to sign our petition at http://www.libdems.org.uk/noidcards/
Chris RennardChief Executive,