UKIP leader Nigel Farage claimed a "sea change" in British politics as they gained more than 140 council seats in the local elections.
If there were protests, they certainly did not disrupt Baroness Thatcher's funeral nor sully what was indisputably a dignified farewell.
Osborne surprisingly had a fair amount of leeway in his Budget. But we have to set all this in the context of a very gloomy overall picture.
Nobody thinks Nick is the kind of guy who would defend a 'boy's club', but that does not necessarily mean he has handled the issue well.
Ed Miliband has turned political cross-dressing into an art form and has now laid claim to the party's reputation for cutting taxes.
As the Prime Minister lands in Algiers I'm left wondering: Is it more about diplomatic logic than existential threat?
For the first time in a generation the possibility of the UK leaving the European Union is on the mainstream political agenda.
The Coalition Government issued a mid-term report today but what was the point of it?
The Prime Minister does not command a parliamentary majority on press regulation and there is a chance this could prove politically fatal.
The Prime Minister's performance at this EU summit has been interesting and it hints at a more tactical engagement with Europe.