John Kevin Curtice is an academic who is currently Professor of Politics at the University of Strathclyde
31 December 2013 06:29 PM
Never before has a wholly independent fourth party enjoyed such support
Analysis: Coalition may have its troubles after Ukip's rise - but Ed Miliband still has to prove he can capitalise on them
03 May 2013 05:07 PM
Many a Conservative MP feared the worst when the local ballot boxes were opened. Their concerns were fully realised.
01 March 2013 11:42 AM
The party has once again scaled heights that only a little while ago seemed unimaginable
31 December 2012 10:01 PM
The principal electoral development of 2012 was the advent of mid-term blues for the Conservatives. The party began the year well, with a narrow lead over Labour, one secured the previous month thanks to David Cameron’s European veto.
25 November 2012 11:00 PM
Analysis: Recent figures suggest a 1 per cent swing from Conservative to Labour in 2015
Worrying for the Conservatives, a rebuff for the Lib Dems and good - but not spectacular - for Labour
16 November 2012 05:51 PM
14 November 2012 12:00 AM
To emerge as the winner, Labour will need to outperform its current poll position
31 March 2012 12:00 AM
"The most sensational result in British by-election history, bar none," was George Galloway's proud boast on being declared Bradford West's new MP. Well almost, and, perhaps more importantly, maybe not the most significant by-election success ever.
15 January 2012 12:00 AM
17 November 2004 12:00 AM
The secret wish of most Labour MPs must be: "Oh that spring were here." Our latest NOP poll indicates Labour has opened a nine-point lead over Conservatives. If that were to materialise at the election, nearly every Labour MP could hold their seat, and Tony Blair would have a secure third term.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more