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.
Plus will Tony Benn’s son reclaim the family viscountcy and enter the House of Lords?
“I am recruiting for this year’s Lords v Commons full-bore rifle competition,” the 12th Baron Lucas emailed peers…
“I can’t speak to you now. I’m getting picked up in ten minutes and I have no clothes on.” Plus the price of Axelrod.
Meanwhile the Beeb is under fire for alleged pro-Farage bias in election reporting.
Plus how disgraced PR Max Clifford’s furniture found its way into Ukip’s HQ.
The Tory backbencher formerly known as the culture secretary had to queue at the bar like everyone else. Meanwhile Chuka and Tristram dodged the proles.
Plus: why has Red Ed turned a lighter shade of pink?
Plus how the Labour Leader’s team try to avoid him being portrayed as “Weird Ed”.
Meanwhile Nigel Evans returns to Westminster.
Plus: more news from inside the Palace of Shame.
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