The knife-edge by-election could end 82 years of Labour rule on the West Cumbrian coast.
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The distinctive dancer and 2005 Celebrity Big Brother winner has joined the battle to become MP for Salford & Eccles. Does he have what it takes to become an MP?
The party is under fire for its latest round of mugs. But the problem is bigger than a bargain-basement bit of crockery.
Attitudes north of the border are almost identical to attitudes in the rest of the UK
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James Graham’s film about the formation of the coalition is an impressively human portrayal of constitutional torment.
The coalition government have no plan for Britain's railways - the only way to change their future is to change the government.
Women! British politics needs us.
All our politicians accept that the NHS must change; and none of them are being straight with the voters about it.
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Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?