A fellow passenger took a photo of the well-worn red box - with the key in the lock - while the PM was reportedly in the buffet car
Former Home Secretary, backed by ex-Chancellor, expresses concern about Labour’s public appeal
Chuka Umunna says Labour will turn up volume after Lord Prescott becomes latest to vent frustration
The former deputy leader has urged Ed Miliband to give under-performing members of the cabinet the 'hairdryer treatment' and 'kick 'em out'
A senior Anglican clergyman from Baroness Thatcher’s home town has criticised the cost of her funeral – saying the decision to spend an estimated £10m of public money on the ceremony was a “mistake”.
Government ministers are riding roughshod over the civil service, and that leads to government by cock-up and a loss of morale in Whitehall
Flawed or not, this week's ballot will give the public a say for the first time
The party's first-ever MP has quit as leader, so who's in the running to take over? Michael McCarthy reports
On that sad day when circumstances compelled Radio 2 to replace Jonathan Ross on Saturday mornings, it looked around and its gaze quite naturally fell on Graham Norton. He was, in many ways, the obvious choice. Norton is a proven talent as well as a warm, genuinely likeable personality. Of all Radio 2's DJs, he's the one I'd most want to get trapped in a lift with. But given the brilliant, inventive extemporising with which Jonathan Ross used to kick off the weekend, Norton's new show, which started this week, felt totally... safe.
Whatever the result of the general election, there's one Right Honourable Member who'll be particularly missed in the Commons and beyond.
Last week Pandora speculated as to the proximity of a Prescott peerage. Having been both deputy Labour leader and deputy PM, the veteran bruiser would be more than qualified for a spot on Gordon Brown's disollution honours list, despite his previously-stated opposition to the principle.
The creator of 'In the Loop' and 'The Thick of It' is one of the funniest men in Britain. Is he also one of the angriest?
It may be powerful, comfortable and full of clever trinkets, but this famous executive hybrid is far from being the simple environmental choice its maker claims, says Sean O'Grady
The Bentley Arnage is an ecological disaster on wheels, but its powerful presence and fine engineering will turn heads, says Sean O'Grady