UKIP grouping 'disgraceful' says Wolverhampton MP

UKIP leader Nigel Farage

Labour's former shadow Europe minister has criticised UKIP leader Nigel Farage for linking up with a member of a controversial right-wing Polish party in order to save his grouping in the European Parliament.

MP: I am British first and foremost

Paul Uppal, Conservative MP for Wolverhampton South West

What is Britishness? Whatever it is – a sense of fair play, queuing up politely, jam and Jerusalem, the Queen and so on – Paul Uppal wants everyone to discuss, define and celebrate it, wherever their parents or grandparents may have come from.

Arise Sir Bill

Sir William Cash, Conservative MP for Stone

Staffordshire MP Bill Cash has been knighted for his political service - and said it was a 'very great honour'.