Braving the damp weather, Occupy protesters have occupied a square in front of the Supreme Court, calling for a movement for representative and participative democracy.
Too often, it feels as though the Labour leader has so assiduously studied the rules of political communication that he can’t forget them.
The way that Emily Thornberry has been treated, both before and after her departure from the shadow cabinet, shows that our political class is beyond repair.
MPs are debating repealing parts of the government's NHS reforms, but Labour needs to give a detailed analysis as well as a campaigning spirit.
While some welcomed her effective sacking as ruthless leadership, others have denounced it as panicked and disloyal.
Voters who feel betrayed by the modern world do not want tinkering at the edges of the status quo.
As Mark Reckless celebrates his victory, will there be further defections from the Conservative benches?
The party won just 0.9 per cent of the vote. But it remains confident that it can win where it is incumbent.
By having one of its shadow cabinet resign on the night of the vote, Labour snatched defeat from the jaws of victory.
Mark Reckless becomes the second ever elected Ukip MP.
Emily Thornberry's resignation cements divisions in the Labour party already highlighted by this by-election battle.
The shadow attorney general has resigned after tweeting a photo of a house in Strood displaying three England flags.
With attention on the Rochester by-election, the Chancellor makes his retreat.
Although there is concern about immigration among some ethnic minority residents, many fear a Ukip win would be bad news for the area.
Miliband buys normal shampoo and doesn’t use a hairdryer. When a trim is needed, a male hairdresser pops into his Commons office and is out within 15 minutes.
While highlighting dangers abroad, Cameron ignores those at home, including the long decline in living standards, the lack of investment and an overheated London property market.
A new poll shows 26 per cent would vote for a Green candidate capable of winning, compared to 24 per cent for Ukip.
Herbert Williams was Tory MP for Reading (1924-29), Croydon South (1932-45) and Croydon East (1950-54), having fought Wednesbury in 1922 and 1923 and the Combined English Universities in 1918 and 1931.
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.
Under the bedroom tax regime, a panic room built to keep a woman and her son safe from abuse has been deemed a “spare bedroom”.
Polls have now opened in the constituency where immigration dominates debate, and Ukip is poised to seize power from the Tories.
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.
His pledge has failed.
Despite Theresa May's rhetoric, the Conservatives torpedoed an amendment to the Modern Slavery Bill which would protect foreign domestic workers from economic, physical and sexual abuse.
A fundamental economic tension runs through Ukip.
Ed Miliband can avoid a damaging split between his party's "beer drinkers" and "wine drinkers" on immigration, if he doesn't just rely on economic arguments.
Primary care providers need to offer services that reflect different needs, potentially opting to specialise for one group or another.