David Cameron will have to persuade fellow European Union leaders to agree to a major revision of the Lisbon treaty to underpin his key changes before an EU membership referendum is held, the leading pro-reform thinktank Open Europe has said.
Former Tottenham and Arsenal defender Sol Campbell wants to become Mayor of London.
With the SNP having won 56 seats is the case for unionism in Scotland weakening by the day?
The Labour party is in “big trouble” and could see its support fall further after its heavy defeat at the general election, Alastair Campbell has said.
The first major row of the Labour leadership contest has broken out after Liz Kendall’s camp accused Yvette Cooper of resorting to “Labour machine politics and doing people in”.
David Cameron has given his clearest warning that he will sack any government minister who wants to campaign to quit the European Union, insisting the government will not be neutral once he has struck a deal on a new relationship with the EU.
Nigel Farage has said he wants to help lead the “ground game” of the campaign to leave the European Union alongside Labour and Conservative politicians, signalling he wants to position himself as the figurehead for the no camp in the referendum.
Boris Johnson has controversially guaranteed that the estimated £3m annual running costs of a garden bridge over the Thames would be met by public money if private funds were insufficient.
Labour leadership hopeful Liz Kendall has set out radical plans to devolve control over welfare, housing, health and transport to local government as she demands that her party breaks its longstanding habit of hoarding power at the centre.
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What a glorious thing pressure is.
Labour backbenchers will step up the pressure on Jeremy Corbyn over Trident by publishing a “myth-busting” report backing the case for building a new generation of submarines to house Britain’s nuclear deterrent.
Members of the public attempting to register to vote in the EU referendum complained that the government website had crashed hours before the deadline.