And the future Prime Minister was not alone, as Henry Poole & Co’s records reveal
He might have been a staunch protector of the British Empire, but the British Prime Minister had a love of the Orient and Islam
Two people have pleaded guilty to sending "menacing" tweets to a feminist campaigner following her successful campaign to ensure a woman features on British banknotes.
The leader of the BNP Nick Griffin was yesterday declared bankrupt. He doesn't own a house, and has run out of money. But there are some other, probably more important things that the far-right politician lacks...
The Ministry of Defence is to sell one of its historic Whitehall buildings as part of a money-saving drive.
Sketch: When attacking an organisation that big, it is not a bad idea to be in command of your facts
Touching statues of the former prime ministers is a gesture believed to bring good luck but is causing wear and tear
Announcement follows row over choice of Sir Winston Churchill to appear on £5 notes in place of one of only two women selected since historical figures were introduced in 1970
War leader will replace penal reformer Elizabeth Fry, leaving the Queen the only woman on a British bank note
For him the European Court makes Stalin’s show trials look like models of justice
Air Chief Marshal joins the Order of the Garter, whose members usually include former PMs
A “who's who” of the political world past and present packed into St Paul's Cathedral for the ceremonial funeral of one of Britain's most divisive figures.
Unite and Unison back mass action for the first time since 1926
Residents of Iain Duncan Smith’s constituency in Chingford tell him of the reality of life on benefits
The Prime Minister used his address to assure members he is sticking to core Tory values
The Prime Minister stopped short of issuing a full apology on his visit to India