The EU Needs a Face, But Which One?

Andrew B Neville | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Politics
Andrew B Neville

Tony Blair has now set out his stall on Europe. It attacks the big issues, but it may be that he comes with too much history, baggage as well as too many enemies for it to progress any further. Who else is there?

Victory in Newark Thanks to the Conservative Family

Adam Afriyie | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Politics
Adam Afriyie

Yesterday, along with many other MPs and Cabinet Ministers I made my fourth visit to Newark to support Robert Jenrick, our Conservative candidate for the by-election. In the early hours of this morning we got the result we were fighting for! Robert will now join us in Parliament to work hard for his Newark constituents and we look forward to seeing him next week.

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Comedy

If you're wondering why King Juan Carlos's abdication was such big news this week, it's worth noting that it was also the week that the Tories held on...

'The Next Time I See A Disabled Person, I Am Just Ignoring Them'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK

Nigel Farage has said he plans to "ignore disabled people" from now on, after a tabloid linked him with a blonde woman he was seen arm-in-arm with in ...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Newark Says 'No' To Nigel

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 5 June 2014... 1) NEWARK SAYS 'NO' TO NIGEL The Newark by-election results are in and, as ...

Tories, Not Ukip, On Course To Win Newark By-Election

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK

David Cameron's four visits to Newark appear to have paid off according to a poll which indicates the Conservatives are on course to hold the constitu...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Whitewash?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Friday 30 May 2014... 1) WHITEWASH? It's not often I agree 100% with the splash headline on the fro...

Brace Yourself Newark: Five Career Lowlights of Ukip Candidate Roger Helmer

Arthur Dowie | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Politics
Arthur Dowie

Roger Helmer, the recently announced Ukip candidate in the Newark by-election, is one of the grand old men of the party, having been a member for all of two years. But he has been embarrassing himself and his associates for far longer than that...

Can This Man Beat The Lib Dems Again?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK

Bus Pass Elvis candidate Lord Biro has announced he intends to stand in the Newark by-election - stepping up to bid for the very seat Nigel Farage rej...

BREAKING NEWS: Man Not Standing In Election

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Comedy

A man who was thinking of maybe standing in a local by-election has confirmed that he will not be standing in that local election. He considered ru...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Has Nigel Bottled It?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Wednesday 30 April 2014... 1) HAS NIGEL BOTTLED IT? It's the question that'll be asked across Westm...

Farage WON'T Bid For Patrick Mercer's Newark Seat

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip leader Nigel Farage has said he will not fight the Newark by-election sparked by disgraced former Tory minister Patrick Mercer's decision to quit...

Bookmakers Issue Odds On Newark By-Election

The Huffington Post | Tom Moseley | Posted 31.05.2013 | UK Politics

The Tories would be the odds-on favourites to hang onto the Newark seat if Tory MP Patrick Mercer quits before the next election. Mercer is under p...

Newark Gas Blast Dead Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A man and a woman who died in a suspected gas blast have been named locally as Jeanette and Leslie Rourke. The pair are thought to have died follow...

'It Sounded Like A Bomb Had Gone Off'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A second body has been found after a gas explosion destroyed a terraced house. Neighbours spoke of their shock at the severity of the explosion in ...

UK Airlines To Resume Flights To New York

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK

UK airlines are hoping to resume flights to and from New York later on Wednesday after superstorm Sandy caused widespread devastation, throwing holida...

Brits Stranded By Superstorm Sandy Tweet About Frustrations

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

Thousands of Brits remain stranded in the US as Superstorm Sandy wreaks havoc across America and Canada. Holidaymakers have also seen their plans t...