Kevin Maguire is Associate Editor (Politics) on the Daily Mirror and author of our Commons Confidential column on the high politics and low life in Westminster. An award-winning journalist, he is in frequent demand on television and radio and co-authored a book on great parliamentary scandals. He was formerly Chief Reporter on the Guardian and Labour Correspondent on the Daily Telegraph.
Revenge is a dish best served cold from a wicker hamper.
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What's Tristram Hunt been up to? And who took a bottle of wine to the whips – and signed the label?
The Article 50 vote is still causing problems for the Labour leader. Plus: who else was dancing at Balls' birthday bash?
Kevin Maguire's weekly dose of Westminster gossip.
John Shannon's trainers, a sleeping Johnson, and the well-beaten path from Auntie to the Tories.
Furtive whisperings among Tory MPs and late nights for the PM.
Charlotte speaks, a Colonel drinks, and John Gwynne provides a pointed metaphor for Labour's troubles.
Tim Farron's double, disunited Unite, and Osborne joins BlackRock.
Finances, fair and foul – and why Keir Starmer is doing the time warp.
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