Frozen out? SNP support would see fewer Scots on the front benches

An SNP surge will freeze Scots out of Westminster

For years, Scots have disproportionately occupied space on the front benches, but the SNP surge will see them frozen out of government altogether

Google poll: Does search translate to votes?

Google poll: Labour close the gap with Tories

Search term research shows spike in Labour interest

Life through a lens: Nick Clegg faces scrutiny from the cameras

How the media made politicians boring

Fear of a slip-up made Westminster prize caution over transparancy

David Cameron: "This is a career-defining (err) country defining election"

David Cameron: 'This is a career-defining (err) country-defining election'

Freudian slip reveals what the prime minister is really thinking

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Universities are a vital source of knowledge for policymakers

Universities are a vital source of knowledge for policymakers

Manchester Policy Blogs offers expert insight, analysis and comment from researchers at The University of Manchester on key public policy issues.

An expanded Heathrow would take Wales further

An expanded Heathrow would take Wales further

Every part of Britain is set to gain from an increased aviation hub capacity if the right decision is made – especially Wales.

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