UKIP leader Nigel Farage has claimed he is the victim of a "politically motivated" campaign against him and his party after a row over his European Union allowances.
The UK is about to enter a period of acute political uncertainty, after several generations of relative stability.
FORMER News of the World editor Andy Coulson has described his affair with former News International colleague Rebekah Brooks as "wrong and it shouldn't have happened".
RULE 3b of modern politics - never miss a political opportunity if you can help it.
The eventual resignation from the Government of Maria Miller from her job as Culture Secretary was inevitable.