As new Trussell Trust figures show that food banks fed almost 1m people last year, Epsom and Ewell food bank manager Jonathan Lees writes from the front line.
Inflation falls for the sixth month in succession in March paving the way for an end to the prolonged squeeze on wages, official figures show.
Millions of patients are going to be able to see their family doctors outside of work hours thanks to a new fund to extend GP opening times, the prime minister announces.
An all-expenses-paid trip by five UK MPs and their partners, including business-class travel to and from Sri Lanka, is cancelled amid cross-party recriminations - hours before departure.
David Cameron's Easter message means he has spoken more about his Christian faith this week than any recent serving prime minister. Why?
The official version of events is that the prime minister was taken by surprise by Maria Miller's resignation, but my sources tell me the decision was made to "get rid of her".
Maria Miller has resigned as culture secretary due to the row over her expenses, Downing Street says. She will be replaced by Sajid Javid, the MP for Bromsgrove.