Many former Labour voters who switched to the Conservatives at the last election in key electoral battlegrounds are showing no regret and little sign of returning to the fold, according to two prominent members of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet.
Labour is to challenge Iain Duncan Smith’s claim that 75% of jobseekers think benefit sanctions have helped them “focus and get on” by lodging a complaint with the official statistics watchdog.
Queens Park Rangers beat Brentford 3-0 on Saturday afternoon.
The Saints faithful were delighted with the duo after their 2-1 win over Stoke City.
No amount of sentiment could carry the wholehearted Liverpool veteran Derry Mathews to a fairytale high point of a long, hard career here on Saturday night but, in front of his own fans, he gave the world lightweight champion Terry Flanagan all the trouble he could handle over 12 absorbing rounds.
Nicola Sturgeon will spearhead a renewed drive to build support for Scottish independence this summer, pledging to turn the 45% who voted to leave the UK in the 2014 referendum into “a strong and positive majority”.
David Haye’s sharp eye for an opening could be leading him to an unexpectedly early shot at his old world heavyweight title, against the new Australian champion, Lucas Browne, at the O2 Arena in London on 21 May.
George Osborne’s budget next week should be another triumphant staging post en route to the premiership, the job for which he has been preparing for more than a decade. Yet he will come to the dispatch box against the backdrop of a ferocious battle for the future of his party and Britain’s place in the world.
We are in the Royal Oak pub in Cannock, near Birmingham, on a miserable Wednesday night.
Will the would-be Aston Villa boss finally get his hands on Ross McCormack?
Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers' winger Barrie McKay did not feature as Scotland lost 3-0 yesterday.
Garry Monk has restored a feel-good vibe about Leeds United.
Tottenham would like to beat rivals to Fulham highly-rated duo.
Should Leeds United boss Garry Monk make a late move for the 31-year-old?
'It will hit areas where the bank is making no money'.
Espanyol director Angel Gomez has discussed Pau Lopez's move to Spurs.
'There's an inherent conflict between looking after your health and work'.
The 25-year-old says Celtic and Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers are well represented in his native Kenya.
The Liverpool midfielder limped off during the Netherlands' World Cup qualifier with France.