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Getting cosy with Corbyn: how lobbyists are ‘doing Labour again’

11 September 2017
If the 2017 general election was a political earthquake, then few professions in the UK have felt...

Sarah Wollaston interview: Politicians can do more to be respected

10 July 2017
A reasoned argument on Twitter is an oxymoron I think,” says Sarah Wollaston, sipping a one-shot...

Vince Cable interview: I'm not signing up to be a caretaker

8 July 2017
Appropriately enough for a politician who was at the heart of an age of austerity coalition...

30 MPs-in-waiting to watch out for in Westminster

30 May 2017
The general election is not over yet but some pundits are already looking beyond June 8 to identify...

Alastair Campbell interview: My tribalism is being fairly severely challenged

31 March 2017
Alastair Campbell was always one of New Labour’s most tribal warriors. Anyone who spent more than...

How the Hampstead Socialist lost out to the Islington Socialist

13 February 2017
The term 'Hampstead socialist' or 'Hampstead liberal' has been a slur towards North London’s well-...

Battling over Brexit and Heathrow: on the campaign trail in Richmond Park

25 November 2016
“I don’t think there’s anyone in the country less keen on fighting another election than I am,”...

John Major interview: I didn’t anticipate Maastricht was going to be controversial

24 November 2016
On the 10th December 1991, John Major returned to London from the Dutch city of Maastricht, where...

Margaret Hodge interview: Corbyn and his clique will never win power

21 September 2016
Margaret Hodge is sporting a healthy glow after a summer break in Sicily. “I’ve had a really good...

Dominic Raab: In politics you never know what’s around the corner

15 September 2016
On 9 May, five Tory Brexiteers sat down for dinner to take stock of the referendum campaign. The...