My week, including a Lib Dem membership rise, The Avalanches, and why I'm putting pressure on Theresa May over child refugees.
In 1924, the Australian-born Muriel Matters stood for Labour in Hastings.
In 1916, in one of history’s longest and deadliest battles, 300,000 French and German troops died for a few acres of France. The ghosts still linger.
Submarines under siege, Labour let-downs, and vanishing pubs: Barrow-in-Furness is a community relying on the prospect of nuclear war for its survival.
Antonin Scalia's death was headline news around the world, yet most Brits would struggle to name a UK Supreme Court justice.
Labour sources say they are looking at "numerous options" after shadow chancellor is reported to be planning to reverse all cuts.
The Office of National Statistics says 50 to 54 year olds are the most miserable people in the country. But they've not seen the new Wonderpass.
Demands that somebody or other speak for England have been thick and fast.
The fight at Verdun in 1916 set a precedent for peace that lives on at the heart of Europe.
It's an old trick: smother anything in enough jargon and you can avoid being held accountable for it.
Before she was so inextricably connected to the phone hacking scandal, Milly Dowler was one of many women maimed and killed by a violent man.
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