And all the invitations just dried up.
There are almost no scenarios under which the UK could be completely independent from Brussels. No wonder the out campaigns are so vague on the details.
Absolutely definitely Labour? Ok thanks bye!
New survey information puts paid to 'shy Tories' theory.
Jim McMahon ran a local campaign.in Oldham.
Labour candidate Jim McMahon wins with a comfortable majority – without really mentioning his party leader at all.
David Cameron wins vote with 397 votes for and 223 votes against the government.
Nor in Jeremy’s name neither.
Jeremy Corbyn is allowing Labour to vote with its conscience but don't expect the squabbling to stop.
All is not well in the Labour camp.
An almighty row has broken out about whether MPs should be whipped when the time comes to decide on airstrikes.
When John McDonnell read a quote from Chairman Mao in parliament, jaws hit the floor.
McGuinness and Robinson: tentatively back on speaking terms.
After months of deadlock, the DUP and Sinn Féin have settled some of their issues – but they've kicked the hard stuff into the long grass.
I think I’m falling for EU.
The prime minister will have no choice but to pour all his heart and soul into the EU referendum.
Why Twitter went wild for stories from David Cameron's university days.
A resounding ‘yes’ from the left.
Left-wing candidate storms to victory in first round of voting.
Not even if I ask really nicely?
With visits to Madrid and Lisbon, the British prime minister, David Cameron, hopes to start the “delivery” stage of his strategy to renegotiate the UK’s new terms of membership to the European Union on…
Come at me bro.
Former PM warns of annihilation without offering a way out.
Joining the US Navy airstrikes, are we doing enough?
Mircea Rosca from EPA
British pilots have been involved in airstrikes against Islamic State, despite a parliamentary veto.
Lady Justice, meet your new Lord Chancellor.
Gove wants to shake things up but seems to appreciate that lawyers are at the end of their tether.
The families of three women from Bradford thought to have joined IS.
PM accuses some Muslims of 'quietly condoning' Islamic State ideology.
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A survey of party members reveals the hardest workers are also the most likely to leave.
Burnham and Cooper are in the final four.
The nominations are in and a long contest lies ahead.
Think about the question and the words don’t matter.
No-one wants to run a 'No' campaign these days but it actually won't make much of a difference.
Aflame with controversy.
UKIP will rise (and possibly fall) on Farage's "personality cult".