Don Brind

Did Osborne give Tories the poll boost they needed? Not really

Tue 10 Dec, AT 11:28 Don Brind

Polls show Autumn Statement was no game-changer, while Ukip claims it's taking charge in key marginals

Driverless car

Invest in driverless cars for a faster, safer future

Personal Finance Fri 6 Dec, AT 16:13

It may seem like a long shot, but self-driving cars may be closer than you think

Autumn Statement: is recovery a vote-winner or built on sand?

Talking Point Fri 6 Dec, AT 11:36

George Osborne declares that economic plan is working - but political observers are not so sure

2015 election campaign starts here with Autumn Statement

Thu 5 Dec, AT 14:26 The Mole

With growth forecasts revised up and room for tax cuts in 2015, George Osborne starts electioneering

George Osborne Autumn Statement speech

Autumn Statement: Osborne targets tax evaders and school-leavers

Briefing Thu 5 Dec, AT 13:01

HMRC to rake in £9bn from tax evaders, while school leavers won't be able to go on the dole

Don Brind

Why UK's economic recovery fails to lift Tory poll fortunes

Mon 2 Dec, AT 11:15 Don Brind

Polling shows that being told the economy is improving is not enough - voters need to feel it

Ed Miliband

Energy bills: Labour slams 'smoke and mirrors' plan

One-Minute Read Mon 2 Dec, AT 09:12

Government's 'cosy deal' with energy firms will not keep bills down, says Labour leader Ed Miliband


Co-op smear campaign puts political 'drugs truce' at risk

Mon 25 Nov, AT 11:14 The Mole

Osborne continues to rub Miliband's nose in Co-op cocaine scandal, despite warnings it could backfire

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Payday loans: Wonga and co face cap on interest rates

One-Minute Read Mon 25 Nov, AT 09:18

Payday lenders will be forced to rein in 5,000 per cent interest rates in new crackdown

'Toffs are still running Britain': what’s John Major up to?

Mon 11 Nov, AT 10:01 The Mole

Former PM speaks again – this time to stand up for the working-class Tories Cameron risks losing