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.

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Politics
10 January 2008
The Talibrown's hiring of the City PR whizz Stephen Carter to put the fizz back into his premiership prompted the beery...
Politics
03 January 2008
The only cabinet minister sufficiently wealthy to employ a butler is displaying symptoms of what a Westminster...
UK Politics
13 December 2007
1 Declaring he's proud to be posh, David Cameron organises a summer reunion of the Bullingdon Club. Proudly posing in...
UK Politics
06 December 2007
To St Stephen's Constitutional Club, to slump in the front row at the latest Boy David prime ministerial-style news...
Politics
29 November 2007
Nursing bruised ribs and a hurt ego is Euro minister Jim Murphy, left grimacing by an uncomfortable encounter with the...
UK Politics
22 November 2007
Tearoom talk is of a spooky offer from the Bassetlaw boy John Mann. The terrier-like Labour MP has just qualified as a...
UK Politics
15 November 2007
The Father of the Nation is on a party offensive to cheer up the glum troops. Gordon Brown tipped up at wee Dougie...
UK Politics
08 November 2007
He's back. The Samuel Peep-Hole of new Labour is advising another premier. Yes, Alastair Campbell is offering pearls of...
UK Politics
01 November 2007
The introduction of internal security cards with four-digit codes to gain passage within the Palace of Westminster has...
UK Politics
25 October 2007
That unusual creature, Gisela Stuart (below), the German-born British basher of Brussels, has narrowly escaped...
UK Politics
18 October 2007
Perhaps greybeard Jack "The Lad" Straw should invest in a new pair of spectacles after the minister who once failed to...
Politics
11 October 2007
With the Talibrown suddenly in a replay of the chaotic end of the Blair era, fingers of blame point in all directions,...
UK Politics
04 October 2007
Tough Dave is suffering a broken heart, pining for a blonde bombshell who coldly ditched him for a leader with better...
Politics
27 September 2007
The Supreme Leader displayed Stakhanovite stamina as he chalked up ten receptions a night in Brownsville, the Talibrown...
UK Politics
20 September 2007
Suspicious agents of the Talibrown scent conspiracy in the air over the growing chumminess of John Hutton and James...

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