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How many seats will UKIP realistically win at the general election?

Many people are speculating as to how many seats UKIP will actually win in the next General Election. Over the past few years, we have seen a massive increase in support for UKIP, but what does that mean for the amount of seats that they will win? 373 more words


Newcastle Firmly states NO to Pegida

On the 28th Febuary 2015 Newcastle played host to the English branch of the German islamaphobic and racist group PEGIDA.  They had originally announced their plans to hold a march in Newcastle city centre but due to dwindling numbers of supporters and the early time they had to start they changed it at the last moment to a static rally in Newcastle Big market. 451 more words

Former Footballer, Sol Campbell, wants to be London Mayor - and why not?

Former England International, Arsenal and Spurs defender, “Sol” Campbell, who ended his football career on a bum note with a series of embarrassing performances followed by strange comments in the press blaming ‘institutionalised racism’, says: 387 more words

The sitting MP

If you don’t know Sheila Gilmore is Edinburgh East’s current Member of Parliament. Come the actual election in the run up to May 7th she will become a candidate alongside all the others standing the constituency. 38 more words


Meet the SSP election candidates

Colin Fox, Edinburgh South

Colin Fox is the Scottish Socialist Party’s candidate in Edinburgh South for the General Election in May. Colin is the SSP’s national co-spokesperson and lives in The Inch with his wife and two teenage children. 520 more words


Mother-of-two puts UK MPs on legal notice for any harm from fracking

MPs who voted in favour of legislation to make fracking easier could be sued if people are harmed by the technique, following a legal notice sent by a mother-of-two from Gloucestershire. 594 more words


PS, former MP among Lamu port project millionaires

By Philip Mwakio and Paul Gitau

Kenya: A Principal Secretary and a former Member of Parliament in Nairobi are among the 142 landowners who have received millions of shillings in compensation for land surrendered to the State for a new port project in Lamu. 571 more words