The Young Greens, the youth branch of the Green Party, have today launched calls for a “Young Leaders” debate.
Ukip has a chance of winning in at least 30 constituencies at the next election, although it is likely to win only in five, according to data compiled after the party’s byelection win in Clacton.
Gordon Brown has claimed the Tories’ plan to devolve all income tax powers to the Scottish parliament amounts to a “lethal cocktail” that could lead to the break-up of the United Kingdom.
A poll conducted by Populus puts Labour on 36% and the Tories on 35% - a result well within the margin of error
Ukip support has surged after its strong showing in two byelections last week, causing particular problems for the Conservatives’ ratings, according to a Guardian/ICM poll.
The major TV broadcasters faced a deluge of criticism and threats of legal action on Monday when they proposed to include Ukip, but not the Green party, in the planned TV leader debates in the general election next year.
Godfrey Bloom, the colourful former Ukip MEP, has resigned from the party with a warning to its newest recruit, Douglas Carswell, to beware backstabbers among his colleagues.
The Scottish Greens' conference took place this weekend, with the major story that John Finnie, former SNP MSP, has joined the party
The announcement of new legislation criminalising revenge porn shows MPs are finally taking internet crimes seriously
Labour has rejected Michael Gove’s vision of life outside the EU as “completely ridiculous utopian rubbish” after the justice secretary said Britain could walk away from the EU while retaining free access to European markets.
When Nicola Sturgeon strode across the gravel of Ferguson shipyard on the Clyde, one campaign ritual which has come to symbolise her popularity and dominance of Scottish politics quickly took centre stage: the selfie.