The Conservatives are more focused on winning back traditional supporters than attracting new ones.
The Labour MP for Leicester West and shadow minister for care and older people speaks to the union about creating an economy that works for everyone.
Ashcroft's poll for Sheffield Hallam, having been revised, shows the Lib Dem leader three points behind Labour.
Time is running out for the Lib Dem leader to make himself popular again.
Never has the UK been so clearly divided: Scotland is yellow, England is red or blue, Wales is a mix and Northern Ireland separate.
Allowing members of members of affiliated unions to become Affiliated Supporters will give them the chance to shape the party's future.
The lessons in communication and research political parties can learn from how Ed Miliband's energy price freeze announcement played out.
Scottish Labour needs to work out what kind of Scotland it wants to champion and bring about.
People are criticising the shadow education secretary for being contemptuous of nuns, but what really happened?
The UK has perfectly decent race discrimination laws – but in an area as complex as housing, the government must double down on efforts to enforce this legislation.
As the UK's first trial for female genital mutilation ends this week, we must remember that education is key to ending the practice.
A respected health policy think tank, the King's Fund, has blasted the government's restructuring of the health service.
Minds are turning to the leadership contest to come, with Tim Farron regarded as unassailable.
The government wants to introduce legislation that would force a new statutory duty on universities and colleges to, "have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism".
A system of tax sovereignty would be easy to achieve for Britain, and would give our democracy a truly radical boost.
The Labour party has missed a good opportunity to win over British business, and it’s nothing to do with forgetting the names of its advocates.
Labour could depose Clegg in Sheffield Hallam, but scarce funding, another anti-Clegg vote (the Greens), and Tories voting tactically could save the Deputy Prime Minister.
Troubled Labour leader Ed Miliband is said to "not do foreign". But we must consider Britain's place in an increasingly international world.
The co-founder of the 1984-5 LGSM movement, talks about coming out, being gay during the era of “pretty policemen” and the importance of LGBT history month.
Playground Thatcherism, TV debates and the Karl Marx of Twickenham.
Since the last election, mental health has risen higher in the agenda than many campaigners even dreamt of. Labour, however, is behaving as though just talking about the issue is still good enough.
In this week's Diary, Stanley Johnson casts his eye from Stockholm to Old Oak Common.
It's National Voter Registration Day today and time for the young people hit by the system changes to sign up.
Cayenne pepper and foot-and-mooth colour Rutland's election history.
In an interview with the NS, the shadow Northern Ireland secretary says the party's programme is "not as well developed as it needs to be".
Much has changed in English culture since 1710. But a new book argues our systems of power are less different than we might think.
Moazzam Begg was imprisoned as a terror suspect but never tried. Who is he? What does he want? And why are the security services so interested in him?
According to the research by the Sutton Trust, 31 per cent of parliamentary candidates attended private school, compared with 7 per cent of the population.
Under austerity, charities are regularly having to substitute for government. We live in a twenty-first century Britain where poorer citizens are back to relying on handouts to live.
A cross-party group of MPs are calling for greater action against the extremist militants.