The realignment is real. The Black Country is blue. Mining villages vote Tory. Seats once represented by Tony Blair, Andy Burnham and Tom Watson now send Conservatives to Parliament. On an incredible for
What a horrible election. Far too long, scrappy, fractious yet timid, nerve-wracking, childish, tedious, exhausting, scary, vindictive, ugly. It feels like the Hundred Years’ War. Can they just make it
Today is not the first occasion where I’ve felt a sudden burst of sympathy for John Ashworth, the shadow health secretary. When this general election campaign kicked off with the unexpected resignation
Hilary Watson, the wife of golfer Tom Watson, has died from pancreatic cancer at the age of 63. Barry Hyde, the agent of the eight-time major winner, confirmed she died on Wednesday, two years after being
The Labour party and the Liberal Democrats have published their manifestos for next month’s general election over the last two days. While they are understandably keen to differentiate their offers to
Labour will promise to sweep aside anti-strike laws and reverse Margaret Thatcher's flagship right to buy policy as Jeremy Corbyn launches the party's manifesto. The Telegraph understands that a “major”
It's been less than two weeks since the United Kingdom's parliament was dissolved to make way for a general election — but there have already been dozens of gaffes, controversies, and car-crash interviews.