Patrick Mercer

Tories keep Ukip at bay to win Newark: but what about Ed?
The Mole
In Depth

Tories keep Ukip at bay to win Newark: but what about Ed?

Conservatives in buoyant mood: does Labour really look like an alternative government?
6 Jun 2014
ON MESSAGE? Ukip's man is quite the ticket
Ukip
In Brief

ON MESSAGE? Ukip's man is quite the ticket

A man with something to say on homosexuality and looters gets to stand where Farage chose not to
7 May 2014
Newark by-election: will Ukip open the door to Labour win?
Don Brind
In Depth

Newark by-election: will Ukip open the door to Labour win?

Nigel Farage might be on a roll – but his party is way behind in planning for this three-horse race
2 May 2014
Farage accused of 'bottling it' after saying No to Newark
The Mole
In Depth

Farage accused of 'bottling it' after saying No to Newark

But just because the Ukip leader isn't standing doesn't mean his party won't give the Tories a scare
30 Apr 2014
Patrick Mercer MP banned from Parliament for six months
Don Brind
In Depth

Patrick Mercer MP banned from Parliament for six months

Tory who branded David Cameron 'an arse' will cause awkard by-election if he stands down
29 Apr 2014
Lords for sale? How the lobbying crisis unfolded
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In Depth

Lords for sale? How the lobbying crisis unfolded

Claims a Tory MP and three peers accepted cash for lobbying unmasks the 'murkier side of politics'
3 Jun 2013
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