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  • RECKLESS 2ND UKIP MP

    Mark Reckless has been sworn in as Ukip’s second elected MP after winning the Rochester and Strood by-election. Mr Reckless finished 2,920 clear of the Conservatives, while...


  • The Waugh Room

    Mr and Mrs Rochester

    Mr and Mrs Rochester

      Even before Emily Thornberry's Twitter implosion, Labour were spinning just how unwinnable Rochester and Strood was for them. You know the schtick: not even ...

  • The Green Box

    Green party leader Natalie Bennett tells BBC News that people are 'thoroughly fed up' with the main political parties and that her party offers a 'positive' vision.

  • The House Magazine

    Active Speaker

    Active Speaker

      Words: Paul Waugh Photos: Paul Heartfield    “I absolutely love the role of Speaker,” says John Bercow. Sitting in his magnificent office overlooking t...

  • Dot Commons' Diary

    Council goes off-message

    Ministers have been advising councils to think creatively when it comes to dealing with cuts in government funding, but they probably didn’t have this in mind. At...

  • Political Pulse

    The Knowledge: Are MPs running scared of UKIP?

    “The Balkans”, according to one of the many witticisms attributed to Winston Churchill, “produce more history than they can consume locally”. In the past two weeks, ...

Central Lobby

Design housing ‘for the ageing population’

New types of homes are needed to accommodate an ageing population, the government has said.

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