There have been more by-elections in the 2019 parliament than any in recent times.
The term ‘lobby’ is used to describe the group of journalists who cover political events in the UK.
As the Conservative leadership election draws to a close and a new prime minister takes office, the IfG's team of experts follow the latest.
Maria Miller reflects on her career as a minister, including her time as secretary of state for culture, media and sport.
How are by-elections triggered?
Caroline Dinenage discusses the support she received from the civil service and working with three different prime ministers.
Government must introduce rigorous WhatsApp guidance for ministers, special advisers and officials.
The Downing Street chief of staff is the UK prime minister’s most senior political adviser.
On 31 January 2022, Sue Gray published an update on her investigation into alleged gatherings on government premises during Covid restrictions.
Major reform is needed for government to respond to crises like the pandemic while simultaneously delivering long-term policy goals.