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Farage predicts more UKIP victories

Nigel Farage says UKIP can become a major force at next year's general election after its victory in the Rochester and Strood by-election.

Miliband: Flags tweet disrespectful

Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".

PM 'determined' to win back Rochester

UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election was narrower than expected, says the prime minister, as he vows to work to win the seat back.

Labour blames result on anti-politics

Labour's Douglas Alexander says the Rochester and Strood by-election result has sent "strong messages" to all parties and highlighted a sense of "alienation".

Lib Dems suffer 'worst ever' result

The Liberal Democrats blame tactical voting after getting less than 1% of the vote in the Rochester and Strood by-election.

Greens: Voters 'fed up' with choices

Green Party leader Natalie Bennett says the Rochester and Strood by-election result is further proof of the "break-up" of the old political landscape.

Sturgeon announces new Scots cabinet

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces the make-up of her new senior ministerial team, with an equal split of male and female members.

British troops join Nato exercise

The British army is taking part in its largest armoured deployment to Eastern Europe for six years., in a show of support for the region, the Ministry of Defence says.

Public borrowing at £7.7bn in October

Government borrowing fell to £7.7bn in October, official figures show, down £0.2bn from a year earlier.

Parliament repairs 'could top £3bn'

Stopping Parliament becoming a "ruin" could cost more than £3bn, with the possibility of MPs and Lords moving out temporarily, Newsnight learns.

Rail deal impact 'huge', says PM

A deal agreed to electrify railway lines in the south Wales valleys will have a "huge" impact, the prime minister says.

UK drops EU bankers' pay challenge

In a surprise move, the UK government has withdrawn its legal challenge to EU legislation that caps the level of bankers' bonuses.

Bill against 'privatised' NHS backed

A bill which aims to curb the role of the private sector in the NHS has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Commons.

HMRC 'hasn't investigated tax scheme'

HM Revenue and Customs has not properly investigated why a tax relief scheme has cost £2bn more than expected, according to the National Audit Office.

Consensus grows for smaller assembly

There is growing consensus amongst political parties on a reduced assembly, the NIO says, but Sinn Féin disagrees.


A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.

Lib Dems to back welfare devolution

The Liberal Democrats are set to back the transfer of powers over welfare to the Scottish Parliament, BBC Scotland has learned.


BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.

Airbus in £100m investment pledge

Plane-maker Airbus is investing £100m in research, development and training with £56m for its Flintshire factory.


A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.

Bookies expect more MPs for UKIP

UKIP's latest by-election victory has prompted a flurry of bets on the party securing more MPs at Westminster.

East Midlands mini-budget wish list

East Midlands MPs lobby for funding ahead of George Osborne's Autumn Statement.

Political editors across England

Political analysis from around England

VIDEO: Liaison Committee

MPs question Prime Minister David Cameron.

Links to UK political websites

Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet

Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet

The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

European Parliaments online

Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters

VIDEO: "They've taken us for granted"

With turnout just over 50 per cent at the Rochester and Strood by-election, Carole Walker reports on the growing disaffection among voters.

VIDEO: Bid to 'remove worst bits' of Health Act

Liz Kendall says a Labour private member's bill would remove the worst bits of the huge Health and Social Care Act. News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

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