The Labour Party conference has voted in favour of a rebel amendment in favour of placing the railways back under public ownership.
The Culture, Media and Sport Secretary has used her address to the Labour Party conference to urge both the public and the media to get behind the London Olympic bid.
Gary Titley, the Labour leader in the European Parliament has rounded on the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), accusing them of being the "BNP in suits".
The outgoing president of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has told the Labour Party conference that, despite media speculation to the contrary, there is a common agenda between the unions and the Labour leadership.
A new report from the school inspectorate Ofsted says that the benefits of outdoor trips are too important to forfeit because of fear of legal action.
The next general election will see a revival of Labour's famous 1997 pledge card, the Prime Minister confirmed today.
Tony Blair has used his speech to the Labour Party to confront his critics on Iraq head on.
Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott has announced a new government initiative allowing first-time buyers to get a foot on the property ladder by buying cheap new homes.
Gordon Brown is expected to say he will not sacrifice stable economic growth by offering a raft of short-term policies to line the pockets of voters ahead of the next general election.
The Labour leadership has suffered its first defeat of the conference on an amendment on housing policy.
The Government has launched a new £10 million advertising campaign to encourage more people to recycle household waste.
Labour's new head of campaign strategy, Alan Milburn, has said that the political centre in the UK is beginning to shift.
Tim Yeo, the Shadow Transport Secretary, has promised that a future Conservative government would "end the war on motorists" and build new roads.
Ahead of the Hartlepool by-election, Labour Party Chairman Ian McCartney has launched a scathing attack on the Liberal Democrats.
In a passionate keynote address to the Labour Party conference, the Chancellor Gordon Brown has promised to ensure there is "prosperity and justice for all".
John Prescott has expressed his support for Jaguar workers after they lobbied the Labour Party conference in Brighton.
The general secretary of the GMB union has called for the Government to be "bold and radical" on pensions and to introduce compulsion.
Recently appointed Work and Pensions Secretary Alan Johnson has told delegates at Labour's annual conference in Brighton today that poverty and unemployment should be at the heart of the Government's bid for a third term in office.
The Labour Party conference has voted by a show of hands to send a message of support to the workers at Jaguar.
The vote on rail renationalisation is proving too close to call, as conference organisers have requested a card vote, with prospect raised of a further vote if the margin is tight.
The Prime Minister has vowed to do everything he can to secure the release of Ken Bigley
Tony Blair stresses his commitment to stand firm in the face of protest over Iraq
Plaid Cymru's leader has used his conference address to sharply attack the Labour Party's vision for Wales, and call for the Assembly to be granted greater legislative powers.
A new Audit Scotland report, released today, has revealed that £170 million of Scottish public money could be used better .