The knife-edge by-election could end 82 years of Labour rule on the West Cumbrian coast.
The Labour party launched its campaign today: what did we find out?
The Labour leader reprised the positive message of his 2013 conference speech: "Britain can do better than this" as he launched his party's general election campaign.
Labour’s last straw was the “immigrants and benefits” scaremongering in one of its national leaflets. That’s not the party I joined. But it’s the party I left.
Almost 700,000 people have a zero-hours contract for their main job, according to the Office for National Statistics. Ryan Ormonde shares his experience of an interview for a front-of-house role at a London theatre.
It's time to end the great lettings agent swindle.
As Cameron and Miliband went not-quite-head-to-head, we spotted a few lines you might have missed that it's worth remembering.
Forget immigration or the European Union: transport is the way to fight Nigel Farage
The Labour leader easily exceeded expectations and eroded the PM's advantage on leadership.
What we learned from the debates: David Cameron erred in avoiding a head-to-head; Ed Miliband is the new Dirk Kuyt and Jeremy Paxman's still got it.
From the grubby attempt to oust the Speaker, to Afzal Amin and Grant Shapps, the Conservatives are in no state to address the country's problems.
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?