Parliament - Copyright Image Broker / REX

Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

You may also enjoy Bishops Bench 

I am taking a break from the election this week to think about what is happening in Syria and Iraq and what could be done to stop the barbaric... More

On 26th March the 0.7% of GDP that Britain gives in overseas aid was made law, binding on future governments. The UKIP manifesto proposes that... More

The election campaigns roll on. The party manifestos are all out and the television debates broadcast. So what do they tell us? What are the... More

The rise of UKIP made it inevitable that immigration would be a big issue in this election. Net inward migration has risen steeply since 1997... More

The Queen dissolved Parliament on Monday. Contrary to ill-informed comment the 2014-15 session has been a busy one. 195 Bills were proposed and... More