Out there - West Country
By Janet Bush - 02 May 13:00

Janet Bush is told Oliver Letwin is doing nothing

The insider - Kevin Maguire on Fatty Soames's titfer
By Kevin Maguire - 02 May 13:00

Sedgemore's last service, Soames explains his trilby, and Blair photo spotted at last

Out there - East Anglia
By James Buchan - 25 April 13:00

James Buchan rates the politicians of Norfolk

'If anything, the Conservatives are understating the rise in immigration'
By Richard Reeves - 25 April 13:00

Election issue of the week - An inflow of young people is good for an economy that needs workers. Ru

How the greens were choked to death
By Jonathan Leake - 25 April 13:00

Eight years ago their ideas dominated the political agenda, but today Britain's environmental groups

Suzanne Moore: Extremism in Ipswich
By Suzanne Moore - 25 April 13:00

If al-Qaeda had been around when I was growing up in Ipswich, I would have joined it.

Out there - Birmingham
By Helen Cross - 25 April 13:00

Election views - Helen Cross finds it's all about Rover and Respect

My pledge card
By Staff blogger - 25 April 13:00

Don't like Tony's six election promises? What would you prefer?

Charlie Whelan says . . .
By Charlie Whelan - 25 April 13:00

Don't believe it - "Top Tories happy with campaign"

Too angry to vote
By Kathryn Corrick - 25 April 13:00

Election views - online

Out there - Glasgow
By Lucy Sweet - 25 April 13:00

Election views - Lucy Sweet meets a lonely anti-capitalist

This time, will even he bother to vote?
By Nick Cohen - 25 April 13:00

Election: the apathy - Because many don't register, the turnout figures understate the true extent o

Is he dreading what Blair's thinking?
By John Kampfner - 25 April 13:00

Election: The deal - If Labour wins another landslide, as now seems possible, will the Prime Ministe

The only TV worth watching
By Andrew Billen - 25 April 13:00

Election views - television

Out there - Leeds
By Shiv Malik - 25 April 13:00

Election views - Shiv Malik spots a small moment of drama

John Pilger - on Blair's forgotten victims
By John Pilger - 25 April 13:00

Election: the outrage - By voting for Blair, you will walk over the corpses of at least 100,000 peop

Watching brief - Amanda Platell calls a penny a pound
By Amanda Platell - 25 April 13:00

Paula Radcliffe spends a pound, my personal polling experience, and why Euan Blair's girlfriend need

One-reader poll
By Staff blogger - 25 April 13:00

Marjorie Barton, 86, former councillor, Hawkshead, Cubmria

NS subscriber for ten years

The insider - Kevin Maguire proposes a return to Granita
By Kevin Maguire - 25 April 13:00

Mexicans move into Islington, Hewitt aide flees to ITV, and concern for Charlie's boy

Labour can beat the fear factor
By Staff blogger - 25 April 13:00

In an ideal world, democratic elections would be characterised by a kind of Socratic dialogue. Rival politicians would put forward cogent arguments, quoting unadorned and carefully sourced facts. Questioners would seek further details and probe weaknesses.

Groundhog day with Tony
By Zoe Williams - 25 April 13:00

Election: the week - On tour with Blair, and we're feeling good: lives are being saved and we're rid

A simple prank by a 13-year-old. Now her genetic records are on the National DNA Database for ever
By Tom Wall - 25 April 13:00

Britain commands greater powers than any other state to obtain, use and store genetic information. R

'To most, Brown is a triumphant success. But in his own terms, he has failed '
By Richard Reeves - 18 April 13:00

The election issue of the week - Has Labour really done as well on the economy as its leaders boast?

One-reader poll
By Staff blogger - 18 April 13:00

Alice Westlake, 28, charity worker, Clapton, London

NS subscriber for nine months

Watching brief - Amanda Platell admires Sandra Howard's cardy
By Amanda Platell - 18 April 13:00

In which I eye up Camilla's couture tents, appreciate Sandra Howard's cardy, and peek inside Wayne a

It worked for Bush
By Steve Morgan - 18 April 13:00

The Republican strategy was to get conservative voters to the polls by exploiting their "anger point

Questions they don't want you to ask
By Neil Clark - 18 April 13:00

For most of us, a general election campaign is the only time we ever meet that strange creature, the British politician, and those who aspire to become one. But forewarned is forearmed.

Leader without a crowd
By Lucy Sweet - 18 April 13:00

Election views - Glasgow

Darcus Howe fears the racists of Belfast
By Darcus Howe - 18 April 13:00

In Belfast, I was warned, a black man should not go out alone at night

My pledge card
By Staff blogger - 18 April 13:00

Don't like Tony's six election promises? What would you prefer?