Queen speaks of EU vote and anti-strike laws

Published: May 29, 2015
Written by Ian Hernon

The pomp and ceremony of the State Opening of Parliament could not disguise the squalor of the newly-elected Tory Government’s legislative programme, or its financial incompetence.

Ex-UKIP man’s shame

Published: May 29, 2015
Written by James Douglas

A former MEP was convicted of fraudulently claiming almost £500,000 in European Parliament expenses.

Taxi for Clegg

Published: May 16, 2015
Written by Graham Kirby

Call Clegg LBC The Documentary BBC World Service Across The Board Radio 4

NSA action was illegal

Published: May 15, 2015
Written by James Douglas

An appeals court in the United States ruled that bulk collection of phone records by the National Security Agency is illegal.

Obituaries May 13

Published: May 15, 2015
Written by Ian Hernon and James Douglas

The best-selling crime and psychological thriller writer, who took the genre from country house whodunnits into the modern age, sat on the Labour benches in the House of Lords as …

Classroom conundrum

Published: May 4, 2015
Written by Graham Lane

What exactly will Labour’s education policies if it takes power? asks Graham Lane