Swindon Councillor Matthew Courtliff said he was defecting to the Conservatives from Labour but just hours later changed his mind.Read the full story ›
Bristol West MP Thangam Debbonaire has been appointed a Labour Whip in Jeremy Corbyn's shadow team.Read the full story ›
A gambler in Exeter has placed what could be one of the biggest political wagers ever in the UK.Read the full story ›
The Swindon North MP has been suspended from the Houses of Parliament for the next two days.Read the full story ›
Our Political Correspondent David Wood blogs from the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham.Read the full story ›
The International Trade Secretary and North Somerset MP says he'd never felt so proud of the UK as when he learnt of the Brexit vote.Read the full story ›
The TUC in the South West have criticised the government for inequalities in minimum pay and say young workers are being left behind.Read the full story ›
The newly re-elected Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to re-build and increase the party's vote across the West Country.Read the full story ›
Mr Corbyn, who was widely expected to win the contest, called on MPs to rally around whoever was elected by the party's members.Read the full story ›
Labour supporters have gathered in Bristol awaiting the announcement of the party's new leader.
The party is set to announce the results of the leadership contest between Jeremy Corbyn and challenger Owen Smith imminently.
Mr Corbyn, who is widely expected to win the contest, has called on MPs to rally around whoever is elected by the party's members.