The Conservative Party remains deeply worried that a third Tory MP may defect to Ukip, especially if Mark Reckless wins the Rochester by-election in November. As fingers are pointed wildly at the backbenches, one MP has moved to bluntly deny the suggestion he will be next. "What total bollocks," Conor...
Prime ministers should be limited to seven year terms to stop them from going mad, a veteran Labour MP has said. Austin Mitchell told the Commons on Thursday that prime minister's who clung on to power in Downing Street for longer ended up either "barmy with delusions of grandeur" or...
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A ComRes poll has given Ukip and their candidate Mark Reckless a prodigious 13-point lead over the Tories ahead of the forthcoming Rochester and Strood by-election on November 20th. The survey, which questioned 1500 adults in the constituency, placed Ukip on 43% with the Tories in second...
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Jeremy Hunt has been accused of having "no interest" in the National Health Service's future amid reports that his department may sell off its main supplier of temporary staff. NHS Professionals, which has around 40,000 nurses, doctors, midwives and other healthcare workers on its books, had a "very...