An election like no other

Sophy Ridge, Sky News Political Correspondent, talks with Marcus Papadopoulos about this May’s general election and how its outcome is impossible to predict. Achieving a consensus in politics can be rare and all the more so during an election year. However, in the run-up to this May, there is an overwhelming agreement amongst politicians and […]

An election like no other

An election like no other

Sophy Ridge, Sky News Political Correspondent, talks with Marcus Papadopoulos about this May’s general election and how its outcome is impossible to predict. Achieving a consensus in politics can be rare and all the more so during an election year. However, in the run-up to this May, there is an overwhelming agreement amongst politicians and […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

David Cameron, Prime Minister and Leader of the Conservative Party. At the coming election, I will put forward a very straightforward message: Britain is on the mend – so let us finish the job we have started. Thanks to our long-term economic plan, we are turning Britain around – and there is growing evidence of […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

Nick Clegg, Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party. This May, we face a choice – a choice which will determine the look, feel and prosperity of our country for the next five years. You could vote Conservative and help them win a majority. But left to their own devices, the Tories […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

Ed Miliband, Leader of the Opposition and Leader of the Labour Party. The choice at this election is between the Tories’ failing plan, and a better plan for working families. Working people are £1,600 worse off at the end of David Cameron’s Government than they were at the start, and family energy bills have risen […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

By Angus Robertson, Scottish National Party Westminster Leader, General Election Campaign Director and MP for Moray.   This year’s General Election is arguably one of the most important Westminster elections Scotland has faced for many years – and the SNP will be fighting hard for every single vote. With austerity cuts hitting people across the […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

By Gerry Adams, President of Sinn Fein. British policy in Ireland, the partition of the island, and the establishment of two conservative states on the island, are at the heart of the many difficulties faced by citizens here. Relationships on the island of Ireland and between Ireland and Britain have been bedevilled by those injustices. […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

By Leanne Wood, Leader of Plaid Cymru.   The prospect of a hung parliament following this May’s general election is becoming increasingly likely. That provides an unprecedented opportunity for the people of Wales to make Wales matter not just on polling day, but each and every day after. The greater the presence Plaid Cymru has […]

General Election 2015

General Election 2015

Alasdair McDonnell, Leader of the Social Democratic and Labour Party.   In 2010, the SDLP celebrated 40 years of real, responsible political leadership. Those 40 years saw massive political change in Northern Ireland society and a return to some semblance of political normality. However, the past five years have thrown up many new challenges which […]

Animal welfare: a priority for voters

Animal welfare: a priority for voters

Angela Smith, Shadow Minister for Water, Marine, Fisheries and Animal Welfare and MP for Penistone and Stockbridge. Labour in Government has a record on animal welfare issues to be truly proud of.  We acted to stop the testing of cosmetics on animals in 1998 and put a stop to fur farming in 2000. In our […]

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