Christy Cooney

Deputy Politics Editor (2013/14)

Christy Cooney has written 9 articles for Nouse

Meet the candidates: UKIP

Jane Collins served as a Campaign Manager for Godfrey Bloom in 2004 and 2009

Meet the candidates: Lib Dems

Edward McMillan-Scott has been an MEP for Yorkshire & the Humber since 1984, defecting to the Liberal Democrats from the Conservatives in 2010. He has served as Vice President of the European Parliament since 2004

Meet the candidates: Labour

Richard Corbett served as an MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber from 1996 until 2009. For the past four years, he has been an advisor to President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy

Meet the candidates: Conservatives

Timothy Kirkhope served as an MP for Leeds North East from 1987-1997. He has been an MEP for Yorkshire & the Humber since 1999, and served as Leader of the Conservative Party in the European Parliament from 2004-2007 and 2008-2010

Should we increase investment in renewable energy?

The Politics editors debate whether the UK should increase its investment in green technology in light of the recent floods

Are there no depths, Mr Dacre?

In July 2011, an article was published on the Daily Mail’s website under the headline “Girl, 13, crushed to death…

Fees could rise to £20,000 warns Northampton Vice Chancellor

Top UK universities may be able to charge annual fees of £20,000 in the future, the University of Northampton’s Vice…

University pledges to fix overseas fees

Overseas students at York no longer face dramatic year-on-year fee hikes, the University’s Planning Committee confirmed last week

North Korea threaten ‘all-out war’

Christy Cooney questions North Korea’s intentions following previous disputes involving the two countries