'I am content that our security measures worked effectively on this occasion and at no time was any individual at risk'
Tim Farron said: 'This poll reiterates what most of us already knew – that Britons were generous and open-hearted'
'For me this is a cabinet-level job which needs cabinet-level experience. And it needs somebody who is going to devote themselves to it and grab it with both hands'
Buckingham Palace complained about a story about the Queen allegedly venting her anger with Brussels to Nick Clegg
Owen Smith, the Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary, said: 'It has now been revealed that the DWP has quietly given up on the national trial'
'Boris is a lot better informed about Ancient Greece and Rome than about modern history'
Mr Duncan Smith said he gave a “sigh of relief” when he left government because he would “never have to deal with those people again”
'The fact that that person happens to be from my party, the fact that the leader of my party is failing to call it out, that’s irrelevant. I have to call it out'
'Nigeria and Afghanistan, possibly the two most corrupt countries in the world'
'It is vile and disgusting - not what our country is all about at all'
'I can make a difference - having a track record in campaigning for equality and with personal experience of disability and going through gender transition. That demonstrates resilience'
'This isn’t just about me – it’s about my friends, my family and everyone who comes from a background similar to mine, anywhere in the world'
'What made me cry was the fact that someone could be so rude without understanding somebody else's circumstances'
'How can Zac be racist when he has two beloved nephews he adores, Jemima’s boys?'
'We look forward to working with the next President, whoever she may be'
'London has risen above discrimination and bigotry and emerged as great centre of human civilisation setting a great example for the world'