A confident stance on the economy will offer people hope to combat Farage's despair.
A stronger and fairer system is the right response to both the positives and negatives immigration can bring.
While some welcomed her effective sacking as ruthless leadership, others have denounced it as panicked and disloyal.
By having one of its shadow cabinet resign on the night of the vote, Labour snatched defeat from the jaws of victory.
The shadow attorney general has resigned after tweeting a photo of a house in Strood displaying three England flags.
Tories will frame the by-election as a Labour failure, the press thinks Ed Miliband's written it off, and local party activists have their own problems to contend with.
Both of the main parties see political advantage in going it alone if they win in 2015.
Losses to Ukip mean the party has failed to gain any ground since 2010.
The party is determined not to allow the Conservatives to make Labour failure the story of Thursday's by-election.
Polling released today shows 75.8 per cent of Labour councillors in the party's 106 target seats support their leader. But how significant are Labour's targets?