Ian Aitken

Published: May 31, 2014
Written by Ian Aitken

Here’s the Big Idea on fixed-term parliaments

John Street’s Diary May 30

Published: May 30, 2014
Written by John Street

Last week’s elections saw a feeding frenzy among the mainly Tory media about the leadership of Ed Miliband, despite some significant Labour gains. A far more pertinent question concerns the …

Joy Johnson

Published: May 30, 2014
Written by Joy Johnson

Don’t take fright, take the fight to Farage and UKIP

Election commentary

Published: May 23, 2014
Written by Chris McLaughlin

All eyes were on UKIP’s electoral storming of the European elections. Yet its inroads into town halls in the local elections should have come as no surprise

Days of future past

Published: May 20, 2014
Written by Graham Kirby

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Student spied on UKIP candidates ranting on Facebook

Published: May 19, 2014
Written by Andrew Rosthorn
Colin Cortbus

A disillusioned former member of UKIP watched four Merseyside UKIP candidates chattering online about racism, Roman Catholics and Romanian immigrants. University student Colin Cortbus revealed their extremist rants in yesterday’s …

John Street’s Diary May 16

Published: May 16, 2014
Written by John Street

Those whom the gods want to destroy…. A Conservative Home survey of party members has put the odious Iain Duncan Smith, scourge of the poor and infirm, top of the …

Must-see tension

Published: May 16, 2014
Written by Patrick Mulcahy

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