The knife-edge by-election could end 82 years of Labour rule on the West Cumbrian coast.
The Prime Minister's first duty was to reassure Leavers. But compromises are to come.
The former deputy prime minister is playing a central role in the campaign to force a vote on the government's Brexit plans.
Often, being "rested" means being alone, away from other people. For the elderly or housebound, being over-rested can be just as bad as being too busy.
The Labour leader's warning of a "shambolic Tory Brexit" showed he has identified his target.
Simon Reynolds’s reassessment of glam, Shock and Awe, takes us back to an era that feels eerily familiar.
The party's line is that numbers will be reduced, not that they should be.
Liam Fox is not the first Tory trade spokesman to take a jaded view of those whose vested interests the Conservative Party is supposed to promote.
Capital Without Borders by Brooke Harrington reveals a new, hidden focus for financial services: keeping family assets secure.
Going to Hull twice in three months was a bit of a blessing, as it kept me away from the menace of London.
Thirty years ago, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev tried and failed to abolish nuclear weapons. Yet out of that failure they built a new order.
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?