GuardianUnlimited has announced Julian Glover as the launch editor of its political website, guardian. co.uk/politics. The site will go live next month in the run-up to the general election. Former deputy political editor of the Sunday People, Matthew Tempest, is the site's reporter.
Ben Wegg-Prosser, former aide to Peter Mandelson, is the publisher. The site will carry news and analysis, in addition to a database on local MPs, candidates and constituencies.