Why Is This English Town Holding A Scottish Referendum?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK

An English town dubbed 'little Scotland' is holding its own mock independence referendum. Labour's shadow Scottish secretary Margaret Curran will b...

Ukip's Godfrey Bloom is No Misogynist, It's Just Plain Speaking Commonsense

Janice Atkinson | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Politics
Janice Atkinson

According to the Oxford Dictionary the definition of misogynist is 'a person who dislikes, despises, or is strongly prejudiced against women'. Therefore, it's odd why UKIP's Godfrey Bloom is described as one.

Four Reasons Why Ukip Still Don't Matter, and Why It Would Be Dangerous if They Did

Alan Wager | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Politics
Alan Wager

Without Farage, Ukip's campaign would be weaker, and its message would fundamentally have to shift to encompass more thoroughly the views of its membership.

Labour Party Celebrates Capturing Louise Mensch's Corby Seat

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK Politics

The Conservatives Party has lost a seat to Labour at a by-election for the first time in 15-years, after being heavily beaten in Corby. Labour's An...

PIC: Full Results Of Corby By-Election

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Comedy

(Returning officers for The Huffington Post UK: @davidschneider and @Chigwiri.) More TOPICALOLs: Breaking Down - The New Coalition Movie Mitt R...

This Week's Biggest Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Comedy

What a week! At least, it was if you were David Petraeus, Abu Qatada, Lord McAlpine, George Entwistle, Nadine Dorries or Sally Bercow. Or if you were ...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Not-So-Super-Thursday

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Friday 16th November... 1) NOT-SO-SUPER-THURSDAY Voters across the country went to the polls yesterday to e...

Louise Mensch Says Labour Will Win Corby By-Election, Accepts Blame

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Politics

Former Tory MP Louise Mensch appears to have conceded Labour will win the by-election in Corby and said the defeat was entirely her fault. Mensch t...

Ned Simons

Labour Hope To Snatch Corby By-Election Victory | Ned Simons | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron is bracing himself for a by-election defeat today, as voters in Corby go to the polls to replace their departed MP Louise Mensch. Men...

Tory MP Accused Of Encouraging Rival Candidate In Corby By-Election

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Politics

The Tories' campaign manager for the Corby by-election has apologised after being filmed apparently admitting he encouraged a rival candidate. In t...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: By-Election Blues

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Wednesday 14th November... 1) BY-ELECTION BLUES The Tory candidate in Thursday's Corby by-election, Christine...

Tory MP: I Didn't Quit Because I Knew I'd Lose

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK Politics

Louise Mensch has denied she quit parliament because she knew she would lose her seat at the next general election. Mrs Mensch always claimed she l...

Louise Mensch's Former Seat 'To Be Lost By Tories'

PA | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Politics

The Tories are set for crushing defeat in the Corby by-election and may have given up full-scale campaigning to retain the seat, a party grandee has w...

WATCH: Ed Miliband Offers Sympathy To Louise Mensch

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has offered qualified support for Louise Mensch as Labour launched their campaign in the Corby by-election triggered by Mensch's surprise ...

Here Comes a Fascinating By-Election...

Lewis Baston | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Politics
Lewis Baston

The sudden resignation of the Conservative MP Louise Mensch, probably the best-known member of the 2010 intake of MPs, will cause a fascinating by-election contest in her Corby constituency in eastern Northamptonshire.

Chris Wimpress

Mensch Quits - What Will The Fallout Be For Cameron And Miliband? | Chris Wimpress | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Politics

It's no surprise that Louise Mensch won't be contesting the next general election for the Tories in Corby - I predicted as much only last month when I...

Chris Wimpress

Louise Mensch: How I Appealed To Rupert Murdoch After The Foam Pie Attack | Chris Wimpress | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Politics

Louise Mensch is highly caffeinated when we meet on Wednesday afternoon, having been mainlining coffee for much of the day. Our interview with her to...

Bus Drivers Who Won £38m EuroMillions Jackpot To Go Public

PA | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

A syndicate of bus drivers who won a staggering £38m EuroMillions jackpot will officially go public with their win today. Charles Gillion, 64, is ...