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Labour Party leadership contest 2014 candidates

Labour leadership contest 2015

Following a surprisingly crushing defeat in the 2015 general elections, Ed Miliband stepped down from his seat of power at the head of the...
2015 UK general election

What does the 2015 UK general election result mean for you?

The shock result that the Conservative Party has managed to land a majority win in the 2015 UK general election means that all of...
UK 2015 general election TV debate

UK election debate 2015 Twitter wars

Last night, 2nd April 2015, saw the leaders of the UK's seven main political parties go all out to convince the public that they...
UK Autumn Statement 2014

UK budget Autumn Statement 2014 analysis

Chancellor of the exchequer, George Osbourne, delivered yet more updates for the UK budget with his 2014 Autumn Statement, but the question is what...
Japan recession 2014

Japan slips back into recession as Cameron warns of global economic instability

It's been widely reported that despite significant economic action Japan has now slipped back into a state of recession, with the news coming at...
2015 UK televised election debates

BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky propose 2015 UK election televised debates

The big four British broadcasting names have put their hand into the the fire pit that is UK politics in a bid to stage...
Conservative Party Conference 2014

2014 Conservative Party Conference summary

This week saw the 2014 Conservative Party Conference (28th September - 1st October 2014) come and go as ever, but with the next general...
Scottish independence referendum 2014

Scottish independence referendum 2014 preview

The debate, analysis and media machine all came to a head for the final vote on the 18th September 2014 in the Scottish independence...
Barn owls

Save Britain’s Barn Owls – Feb 2014 petition

The barn own is facing a pretty tough time at the moment, with the number of nests significantly lower than average for large parts...
Labour Party logo art

Labour Party 2014 leadership voting reforms

The Labour Party's affiliation with trade unions is intrinsically linked to their formation as it came into being on the back of union moves...
David Cameron in Sri Lanka

David Cameron’s Sri Lanka visit

We don't often credit politicians, let alone Prime Ministers, because nine times out of ten they're at best 50% wrong, but in David Cameron's...

How to vote in the Police and Crime Commissioner elections

Starting this year you'll be able to vote in your areas Police and Crime Commissioner elections giving you more of a direct say on...

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