A Liberal Democrat from Eastleigh has been jailed again — but it’s not Chris Huhne this time. Naked rambler Stephen Gough, who announced support for the Coalition party during the recent by-election, is going back to prison again for breaching his ASBO. Gough has spent more than six years in prison for choosing not to wear […]

Commuters should have been forgiven for a double-take when reading page 9 of Metro this morning, where a picture of Chris Huhne’s release appears alongside the headline (for a different story) “Rapists let off with a caution”. A coincidence … or did the Metro designers decided to have a bit of fun yesterday evening?

Chris Huhne’s political corpse is still warm but the coalition hostilities in Eastleigh (and Westminster) have already begun — starting with Tory attempts to knife a potential Lib Dem candidate. In the last few minutes, activists have had an email from the Tory HQ campaigning department asking them to man phone lines to Hampshire from […]

As Chris Huhne pleads guilty to perverting the course of justice in his speeding ticket trial, Scrapbook notes the Crown Prosecution Service sentencing range: The sentence could be suspended … … but changing his plea late on won’t have helped the former energy secretary. UPDATE: We hope he likes porridge Judge “He should be under […]