Andrew Grice

Andrew Grice has been Political Editor of The Independent since 1998. He was previously Political Editor of The Sunday Times, where he worked for 10 years, and he has been a Westminster-based journalist since 1982. His column, Inside Politics, appears in The Independent each Saturday.

i Newspaper
 
TheIPaper
The Independent around the web
Miliband will pledge that the number of first-time home buyers would be doubled to 400,000 a year under a Labour Government

Labour Party Conference: Ed Miliband pledges to use mansion tax to tackle crisis in NHS

Labour leader will use annual conference to unveil a six-point ‘national mission’ to save UK

The shadow Chancellor is thought to be keener on a Heathrow expansion than Mr Miliband

Labour Party conference: Ed Balls offers stronger support for London airport expansion

Labour has softened its opposition to expansion at Heathrow Airport despite Ed Miliband’s previous hostility to the building of a third runway there.

Labour Party conference: Ed Balls to set out plan to freeze child benefit to balance books

Shadow Chancellor to say all sections of society will have to make sacrifices if Labour comes to power

Ed Miliband and his deputy Harriet Harman at the Labour Party conference in Manchester

Labour must reconnect with English identity and avoid 'West Lothian' rebellion, Ed Miliband told

Several  Labour MPs from English constituencies fear the party will suffer a backlash at next May’s general election if it does not agree to dilute the voting power of Scottish MPs at Westminster

David Cameron will host a summit for about 20 senior Tories at his Chequers country residence as he comes under conflicting pressure over his next moves after Scotland rejected independence

David Cameron faces backbench pressure over 'English votes for English laws' as he heads to Chequers

'The wrath of Khan will be as of nothing to the wrath of a No voter who has been gulled' warns Alex Salmond

Gloria de Piero says the gender pay gap had narrowed but widened again under the Coalition

Labour will 'name and shame' companies which don't pay men and women equally

Women at the mid-point of the income scale receive as much as £213,000 less than men over their career

Labour leader Ed Miliband with Liverpool City Council leader Joe Anderson, raising a Saltire on Liverpool waterfront on Tuesday

Scottish referendum: How did Labour manage to end up on the losing side?

The English genie is out of the bottle and Labour can’t put it back

Gordon Brown’s passionate defence of the Union on Wednesday was widely seen as one the decisive moments of the campaign

Scottish referendum result: Gordon Brown's place in history rewritten after decisive intervention

Many credit former PM as the man who saved the Union

Yvette Cooper, the shadow Home Secretary, wants to bring in new ‘protection orders’

Labour will introduce new powers to protect girls from FGM

The threat to girls of being subjected to female genital mutilation would be reduced by new “protection orders” if Labour wins power, the party will announce tomorrow.

Rail Minister Claire Perry said Scotland should not be offered “promises of financial party bags”

Scottish independence: Tory revolt against 'devo max' grows as Rail Minister Claire Perry joins

She said: Scotland should not be offered “promises of financial party bags”

Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?

Day In a Page

Secret politics of the weekly shop

The politics of the weekly shop

New app reveals political leanings of food companies
Beam me up, Scottie!

Beam me up, Scottie!

Celebrity Trekkies from Alex Salmond to Barack Obama
Beware Wet Paint: The ICA's latest ambitious exhibition

Beware Wet Paint

The ICA's latest ambitious exhibition
Pink Floyd have produced some of rock's greatest ever album covers

Pink Floyd have produced some of rock's greatest ever album covers

Can 'The Endless River' carry on the tradition?
Sanctuary for the suicidal

Sanctuary for the suicidal

One mother's story of how London charity Maytree helped her son with his depression
A roller-coaster tale from the 'voice of a generation'

Not That Kind of Girl:

A roller-coaster tale from 'voice of a generation' Lena Dunham
London is not bedlam or a cradle of vice. In fact it, as much as anywhere, deserves independence

London is not bedlam or a cradle of vice

In fact it, as much as anywhere, deserves independence
Vivienne Westwood 'didn’t want' relationship with Malcolm McLaren

Vivienne Westwood 'didn’t want' relationship with McLaren

Designer 'felt pressured' into going out with Sex Pistols manager
Jourdan Dunn: Model mother

Model mother

Jordan Dunn became one of the best-paid models in the world
Apple still coolest brand – despite U2 PR disaster

Apple still the coolest brand

Despite PR disaster of free U2 album
Scottish referendum: The Yes vote was the love that dared speak its name, but it was not to be

Despite the result, this is the end of the status quo

Boyd Tonkin on the fall-out from the Scottish referendum
Manolo Blahnik: The high priest of heels talks flats, Englishness, and why he loves Mary Beard

Manolo Blahnik: Flats, Englishness, and Mary Beard

The shoe designer who has been dubbed 'the patron saint of the stiletto'
The Beatles biographer reveals exclusive original manuscripts of some of the best pop songs ever written

Scrambled eggs and LSD

Behind The Beatles' lyrics - thanks to Hunter Davis's original manuscript copies
'Normcore' fashion: Blending in is the new standing out in latest catwalk non-trend

'Normcore': Blending in is the new standing out

Just when fashion was in grave danger of running out of trends, it only went and invented the non-trend. Rebecca Gonsalves investigates
Dance’s new leading ladies fight back: How female vocalists are now writing their own hits

New leading ladies of dance fight back

How female vocalists are now writing their own hits