The party’s prospects are in question if it fails to win over the “Brexit capital” in Thursday's by-election.
When at last they got a bigger place and the couple came and took their cases away, Imaginary Chris was suddenly no longer necessary.
Nancy Stewart Parnell, a relative of the Irish nationalist Charles Stewart Parnell, stood for the Liberals at Southwark South East in 1935.
The anti-EU side's attack on ITV reminds us that those complaining the loudest are usually defeated.
My week, from the Baftas to election results, provided a perfect chance to reflect on what the BBC gets right and wrong.
Both Vote Leave and the In campaign are set to target Labour swing voters ahead of June 23rd. Could a strong statement from Corbyn be decisive?
The Labour leader's questioning left all unclear of what he hoped to achieve.
Two decades after his career was ended in a bribery scandal, the controversial right-winger is back with a vengeance.
As the prospect of Brexit looms, the Eurovision song contest can tell us a lot about our place in Europe.
The report, which was commissioned in 2009, is set to be published on 6 July.
Anti-Semitism is resurgent. Where did this poison come from – and is there an antidote?
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?