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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UK Politics
22 May 2013
Trouble at t’Labour mill since Andy Burnham called for the outlawing of zero-hours contracts. These put workers...
UK Politics
08 May 2013
The dead hand of Tory HQ is a running joke in Conservative circles. In the run-up to the local elections, the Prime...
UK Politics
02 May 2013
Plus: Eric Pickles's image problem.
UK Politics
24 April 2013
Galloway v Skinner.
Politics
15 April 2013
Plus: how to whip MPs.
UK Politics
28 March 2013
Just why does Bob Crow give Ed Miliband's office the heebie-jeebies?
Politics
21 March 2013
Tristram Hunt, the man about town, suave historian and Labour MP for the Potteries, is evidently considered worth three...
Politics
14 March 2013
Farage still harbours hopes of securing the Sun King's blessing.
Politics
07 March 2013
Plus Davids Walliams and Miliband get pally.
UK Politics
28 February 2013
Privately met Douglas Alexander.
UK Politics
22 February 2013
The Chancellor dabbled in astrology during his student days, it turns out.
UK Politics
14 February 2013
Plus a guest appearance from the bicycling baronet.
UK Politics
07 February 2013
Jeremy Hunt v the BBC.
Politics
31 January 2013
Kevin Maguire's "Commons Confidential" column.
UK Politics
24 January 2013
The Southend seat of the Tory time-server David Amess is 200 miles from Cardiff, 300 miles from Belfast and 350 miles...

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