Alastair Darling, the leader of the Better Together campaign in the Scottish independence referendum, has taken up his task of completing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is an activity which involves throwing a bucket (or several) of ice water on your head to promote awareness and funding of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) – which is…

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CON 33 (+1); LAB 33 (-2); LIB DEM 7 (-1); UKIP 13 (+1) The Ipsos MORI Political Monitor for August shows that support for the Conservatives and Labour is level at 33% if a General Election were to be called tomorrow. This is the first time since October 2013 that support for both parties has…

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Louis Bours, the recently elected UKIP MEP, has sparked debate on Britain’s legal process by arguing in favour of the death penalty for “certain types of crimes”. “The public are fed up with the government’s concentration on the rights of the criminal, and are demanding the rights of victims and their families should take priority.…

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