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Voters still choose Labour despite 'unpopular' Miliband

A poll by former Conservative party deputy chairman Lord Ashcroft has found Labour could win "a comfortable majority" in the 2015 general election.

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Farage expects even bigger Ukip gains in Europe

After a strong showing in local elections so far, Nigel Farage has anticipated even better when the European results are published.

Asked whether the party was now a major force, Mr Farage said it feels like "the Ukip fox is in the Westminster henhouse".

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