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'.

‘We are the people’s army’

UKIP 3 SL 14

“We’re the people’s army” – that was the message from Neil and Christine Hamilton last night when they attended the launch of a UKIP manifesto.