Election 2015: Day at-a-glance

All the key stories, quotes and newspaper headlines from the general election campaign.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 4:32 am

General Election to dominate FMQs

The UK General Election is expected to dominate proceedings at First Minister's Questions as Nicola Sturgeon prepares for TV leaders debate.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 4:27 am

Leaders prepare for election debate

The leaders of seven political parties gear up for a live, two-hour televised general election debate later.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 4:26 am

Mapping the opinion polls

Explore a map of constituency polling in the run-up to the 2015 general election.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 3:35 am

Welsh parties row ahead of TV debate

Welsh political parties argue over who best represents Wales' interests, ahead of a televised leaders' election debate.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 3:34 am

Voters targeted on digital front line

With voters increasingly looking online for their news, updates and commentary, could the digital world offer political parties a crucial, decisive edge in May's election?

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 3:26 am

Ambulance progress 'not fast enough'

The ambulance service in Wales is not improving quickly enough, a cross-party committee of AMs warns.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 2:58 am

How to stage a seven-leader debate

The BBC's Leala Padmanabhan on the challenges involved in staging TV election debates featuring seven party leaders.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 2:21 am

Leaders' debate: And the winner is…

Ahead of the live leaders' election debate, BBC political editor Nick Robinson asks what winning it really means - and how we will know.

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 1:08 am

David Cameron's 'thug life' on YouTube

A YouTube parody video of David Cameron making a witty put down at PMQs has gone viral.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 9:36 pm

Parties clash over Scottish poverty

Politicians from Scotland's five main parties clash over the causes of - and possible solutions to - poverty in a special BBC Scotland debate.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 6:41 pm

VIDEO: What the British can learn from US debates

America has a long history of televised debates. Ahead of Thursday's seven-strong debate in the UK election campaign, here's what the Brits could learn.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 5:57 pm

The Americanisation of the UK election

There's a growing worry that the UK is heading down a path toward the US model of electioneering that lasts months and even years, reports Anthony Zurcher.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 5:26 pm

Miliband targets zero-hours contracts

Labour will end the "epidemic" of zero-hours contracts that are "undermining family life", Ed Miliband insists.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 12:37 pm

April Fool's Day: The best election spoofs

With 1 April coming just two days after campaigning officially got under way, we round up the inevitable election-related jokes.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 11:22 am

End 'hapless dad' image - Lib Dems

Reforms to paternity leave will end the stereotype of "hapless or bumbling" fathers, the Liberal Democrats say.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 10:38 am

UKIP: Children 'brainwashed' on EU

School children are "brainwashed" with pro-EU propaganda and should not be allowed to vote in any future in/out referendum, says UKIP.

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 6:22 am

Public urged to register for voting

Electoral Commission launches awareness campaign to remind people they must be registered before April deadline.

Posted by on 31 March 2015 | 5:33 am

VIDEO: Finance Bill second reading

MPs pass the Finance Bill at second reading.

Posted by on 25 March 2015 | 3:08 pm

Budget: The East Midlands reacts

Who are the Budget winners and losers in the East Midlands?

Posted by on 19 March 2015 | 3:04 am

Pre-election Budget with added catapult

A pre-election Budget, but will the catapult energise the Midlands?

Posted by on 18 March 2015 | 11:54 am

Who's who: Cameron's cabinet

Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet

Posted by on 15 July 2014 | 3:05 pm

Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet

The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.

Posted by on 8 October 2013 | 6:42 am

Links to UK political websites

Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.

Posted by on 31 July 2012 | 9:35 am

Political editors across England

Political analysis from around England

Posted by on 17 June 2011 | 9:15 am