It’s time for the Westminster Dog of the Year competition.
If it helps, Mike Read says it was unintentional.
We have a way to go yet in terms of gender equality.
“I’m sure there’s a method to their madness,” Basildon’s Kerry Smith told BuzzFeed News after being deselected by UKIP leadership. “We’ve seen with Douglas Carswell and Mark Reckless, they’ve got something planned.”
Labour won the Thurrock council by-election with a majority of less than 300 votes – even though they sent a shadow minister to help the campaign effort.
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The lyrics are filled with references to the party’s aspirations and target seats. Oh, and it’s sung in a fake Jamaican accent.
UKIP increased their majority from 2.6% in the 2010 general election to 38.6% on Thursday’s by-election.
Even Labour MP Simon Danczuk’s brother-in-law has made the switch to UKIP.
The UK’s political parties have spent the last three weeks holding their annual conferences across the UK. This is what you missed.
And nine other things we learned from the deputy prime minister’s speech to the Lib Dem party conference.
And pretty much just make fun of their own party.
David Ward, MP for Bradford East, added that he thought faith schools were a “bit too smug for me”.
Top lawyer Miriam González Durántez said in the interview that, when it comes to combining a high-profile job and family life, she just wants “what men have”.
The chief secretary to the treasury said that he enjoys playing a leadership role and would like to play that role “should the opportunity arise.”
The Scottish secretary also said that the deputy first minister is losing control of her party.
Mr Clegg, are you wearing jeans or trousers?
Julian Huppert told BuzzFeed News he believed a majority Labour government would take current data retention legislation much further.