Political Correspondent Paul Brand on the opening day of the Labour party conference, and what we can expect to hear from our region's MPs.Read the full story ›
A third of Labour voters think Doncaster MP Ed Miliband should not lead the party into the next general election, according to a new poll.Read the full story ›
Labour leader Ed Miliband has been pelted with eggs during a campaign visit to a street market. A man who'd been following the Doncaster North MP, during his visit to Walworth in South London , suddenly began throwing eggs at his back. At least one hit Mr Miliband on his head and jacket.
Doncaster MP and leader of the Labour party Ed Miliband has been pelted with eggs during a campaign visit to a street market.Read the full story ›
Baroness Thatcher was a prime minister who made Britain great again, David Cameron told MPs today.Read the full story ›
The brother of Doncaster North MP Ed Miliband is to step down as an MP to take up a charity role in New York, it was reported tonight. The former foreign secretary, David Miliband, who went to school in Leeds will announce the move tomorrow, the Daily Mirror said.
There had been widespread rumours that he was set for a return to the opposition front bench, with his sibling insisting recently that "the door is open". But instead he is expected to quit UK politics altogether, triggering a by-election in his South Shields seat.
Labour leader Ed Miliband has strongly condemned the anti-Jewish comments attributed to Lord Ahmed, reportedly made in a television interview in Pakistan last year, after his party confirmed it had suspended the peer.
North Yorkshire MP William Hague today tried to seize back Benjamin Disraeli for the Tories, after Ed Miliband last week claimed the "One Nation" phrase for Labour.
Mr Miliband, who represents Doncaster North, mentioned the phrase 46 times in 65 minutes in his party conference speech in Manchester.
But in a speech to the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham today, Foreign Secretary William Hague said:
"To borrow a turn of phrase, we were led by Disraeli, our predecessors knew Disraeli, Disraeli's beliefs were Conservative through and through, and, Ed Miliband, you are no Disraeli."
Labour Leader - and Doncaster North MP - Ed Miliband made his big speech yesterday at the Labour Party Conference in Manchester. To the faithful was, naturally, warmly received, with one union leader saying it was the best he'd ever heard from him.
Our political correspondent, Ben Erlam, has been speaking to some of our region's MPs to see what they thought of their leader's speech.
The Labour Leader called on Britons to come together in the fight to overcome the economic downturn.Read the full story ›