Scottish Green party leaders expect to quadruple their number of MSPs in May’s Holyrood elections in a campaign designed to appeal to Scottish National party voters and activists.
Eurosceptics campaigning for Britain to leave the European Union are deeply divided over how best to win the referendum, Ukip’s only MP, Douglas Carswell, has said.
MPs and activists will seek to jump-start the campaign for proportional representation with a conference in London on Monday intended to mobilise support for electoral reform.
Margaret Thatcher was dragged into the debate about Britain’s relationship with the EU when one of her closest former advisers claimed she would have voted to stay in.
The multi-million-pound business run by a key donor to Vote Leave – the group campaigning for Britain to leave the EU – has warned potential investors that its profits and ability to move workers and capital around the world could suffer from a British exit from the European Union.
The health secretary has accused the British Medical Association of behaving in a “totally irresponsible way” in the ongoing dispute about the new junior doctors’ contract.
Staying in the European Union is in the best interests of Britain, with the referendum campaign a chance to push for more public ownership of local services, Jeremy Corbyn will say on Saturday.
After the second world war, Winston Churchill spelled out his vision “to recreate the European family, or as much of it as we can, and to provide it with a structure under which it can dwell in peace, in safety and in freedom.
David Cameron received qualified support for his EU renegotiation plan from his Polish counterpart on Friday, at the start of a two-country tour to firm up backing before the EU summit at which he hopes the proposals will be finalised.
The chancellor has been told to go further after promising to invest billions of pounds in projects currently funded by the EU after the UK leaves the union.
Ukip’s leadership contest has been thrown into fresh controversy as a leaked email reveals that the party was threatened with legal action by two of the candidates if frontrunner Steven Woolfe were allowed to stand.
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