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Watch: Tristram Hunt feels the heat over the EU on Sunday Politics

18 April 2016 9:13

With the outcome of the EU referendum predicted to be on a ‘knife edge’, there are growing concerns that David…

Belgian expat trolls Vote Leave campaign

15 April 2016 17:36

It’s been a good week for Vote Leave after they were given the official designation to campaign for Brexit in the…

Julian Fellowes on the celebrities who ought to ‘put a sock in it’

15 April 2016 16:24

Ahead of the upcoming EU referendum, Julian Fellowes used an appearance on Question Time to put forward the case for…

Friday caption contest: the three Europhiles

15 April 2016 13:37

Although Jeremy Corbyn has been slow to get involved with the EU campaign, David Cameron is still keen to show…

Paul Mason accused of being a Tory

15 April 2016 10:42

Now that Jeremy Corbyn is head of the Labour party, his army of Corbynistas are waiting in the wings, ready…

Sadiq Khan’s London property pledge on shaky ground

14 April 2016 18:39

As part of Sadiq Khan’s London mayoral bid, the Labour candidate has rallied against foreign investors buying up London property.…

George Galloway’s battle bus fails to rally the troops

14 April 2016 16:13

George Galloway has stepped up his London mayoral campaign today by taking his battle bus down Whitehall. In an attempt…

Zac Goldsmith’s extremist attack line backfires

14 April 2016 12:19

It’s not turning out to be a great week for Zac Goldsmith. While the Conservative MP continues to lag behind Labour’s…

Ed Miliband is reunited with his Hacked Off pals

13 April 2016 13:22

Last night John Whittingdale’s 2014 relationship with a dominatrix was made public by Newsnight in an interview with Hacked Off…

Samantha Cameron’s sister gets behind Sadiq Khan’s mayoral campaign

13 April 2016 10:37

As Zac Goldsmith continues to lag behind Sadiq Khan in the polls, even the most die-hard Tories are beginning to…

X MI5 SPY: Do Mr and Mrs Banks have something to tell us?

13 April 2016 9:34

Back in 2010, Arron Bank’s Russian wife Katya had the ability to generate more press than the eccentric Brexit backer. Formerly…

Jeremy Corbyn to give ‘Corbyn the Musical’ a miss

12 April 2016 17:23

Tonight marks the first preview performance of the much-anticipated Corbyn the Musical: the Motorcycle Diaries. The ‘no-holds barred political satire’ musical —…

Watch: Syed Kamall’s rude gesture towards Belgian MEP caught on camera

12 April 2016 15:13

Given that Syed Kamall is backing Brexit, the Conservative MEP has made little secret of his dislike for aspects of the EU…

Spice Girls get cold feet about Brexit

12 April 2016 13:19

When Simon Sebag Montefiore interviewed the Spice Girls for The Spectator, the five pop starlets surprised a lot of fans…

Ed Miliband makes a comeback on The Agenda

12 April 2016 11:51

One of Ed Miliband’s most embarrassing television moments from his time as Labour leader came when he appeared on The…

Watch: Dennis Skinner ejected from Commons over ‘dodgy Dave’ insult

11 April 2016 16:42

This afternoon David Cameron has had to face the music in the Commons over his shares in his father’s offshore fund.…

Has Jeremy Corbyn lost his tax return?

11 April 2016 14:10

Oh dear. Although Jeremy Corbyn spent the best part of last week calling on David Cameron to publish his tax…

Liz Kendall hits out at ‘old-fashioned misogyny’ on the hard left

11 April 2016 10:25

Although Liz Kendall insists that she gets on well with her former Labour leadership rival Jeremy Corbyn on a personal…

Polly Toynbee forgets to check her privilege on Marr

10 April 2016 15:11

With the Sunday papers filled with the details of David Cameron’s past tax returns, the subject of his family’s wealth…

Lily Allen in a spin over David Cameron’s offshore trust stake

8 April 2016 17:47

Oh dear. David Cameron’s bad day just got worse. After he admitted to previously owning shares in his father’s offshore fund,…

Labour’s war on the media rumbles on: Corbyn tells off hacks outside his home

8 April 2016 12:00

As David Cameron finds himself in hot water over his admission that he once owned shares in an offshore fund,…

Irvine Welsh has a taxing time on Question Time

8 April 2016 9:27

Last night’s Question Time saw David Dimbleby joined by Anna Soubry, Chris Bryant, Douglas Carswell, economist Ruth Lea and Irvine Welsh.…

Labour secures the full fruits of Clause IV

7 April 2016 16:00

During the Labour leadership election, Jeremy Corbyn found himself in hot water after he appeared to claim in an interview…

David Cameron claims he watches Glastonbury at home by a warm fire… in June

7 April 2016 12:36

Today David Cameron is trying to win the youth vote in the upcoming EU referendum. To do this, he has given…

Boris Johnson blasts government’s £9m EU leaflets: ‘it’s a complete waste of money’

7 April 2016 11:46

The news today that the government are to spend over £9m of taxpayers’ money on leaflets for the pro-EU campaign has…