Criminal gangs are supplying counterfeit tobacco on a huge scale with a resulting impact on smokers’ health.
His memoir describes the travails of a non-Cameroon during the Coalition and under Conservative majority government.
Our fifth battleground summary explores the capital, where Labour and the Conservatives square off whilst trying to squeeze out the Liberal Democrats.
2014 was a record-breaking year. Now we’re pushing further to ensure over 50s get the support they need to get back into work.
As well as the crisis in Iraq, they argue “the voice of Parliament should be heard” on Gaza, too.
While the reshuffle dominated talk in the village, the Data Retention and Investigatory Bill was hurtling through the Commons.
All the posts were elected unopposed – another sign of Tory MPs’ growing discipline.
Hundreds of activists will descend on the constituency to help deliver victory. Would you like to be one of them?
If you really want to cut smoking, there are better ways about it than those proposed in the Chantler Review.
The current enthusiasm for income tax cuts is in danger of getting out of hand.
An in/out referendum requires a proper choice and a full debate. Rushing it in a year offers neither.
In Enfield, the average social rent level last year was £375 a month. Families renting in the private sector in Enfield paid an average of £1,015 a month. That’s a huge difference.
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter. Fourteen Conservative MPs voted against David Cameron's proposals on press regulation earlier this evening – or, rather, against the amendments to the Crime and Courts Bill which set out proposals for exemplary damages in relation to newspapers and websites that refuse to be regulated by the new regulator. The […]
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter On ConHome Adam Afryie's Eastleigh reflection urged a focus on measures to boost economic growth. Read it here. The best contribution I've seen so far came from Gavin Barwell. He urged a focus on rebuilding our ground operation and focusing on so-called pavement politics. Paul Goodman has also worried […]
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The Daily Mail this morning reports on the 118 Conservative MPs who have written to constituents indicating their opposition to gay marriage proposals. The Mail says "Their opposition has been expressed in letters and emails sent to constituents who have contacted them with their own concerns", and points out that […]