Conservatives

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Tories drop manifesto pledge for free primary school breakfasts

Tories drop manifesto pledge for free primary school breakfasts

Tories drop manifesto pledge for free primary school breakfasts

The policy had been a flagship pledge during the 2017 election campaign

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Henry Hill reckons David Davis' experience could actually count against him

Tory insider says members don't want David Davis as next leader

Tory insider says members don't want David Davis as next leader

Henry Hill reckons rookie James Cleverly could take over from Theresa May

Betting markets place Jacob Rees-Mogg as second favourite for Tory leadership, despite contradictory YouGov poll

Bookies make Jacob Rees-Mogg second favourite for Tory leadership

Bookies make Jacob Rees-Mogg second favourite for Tory leadership

Odds aggregator BetData claims Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has a 20% chance of winning a Conservative leadership race

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Elizabeth Campbell and Conservatives don't understand what victims have gone through'

Grenfell Tower: The council acts like a property company, says Labour member

Grenfell Tower: The council acts like a property company, says Labour member

Labour councillor Pat Mason says residents are angry and distressed and shouldn't have had to search for services after the fire

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

BBC pay: 'Tabloids and the Tories attack the BBC as being inefficient and wasteful', says sociologist

Sam Delaney: 'BBC pay details are pointless. What can we do with this information apart from gossip?'

Sam Delaney says BBC pay details are pointless: 'All we can do is gossip'

Sociologist Tom Mills believes the BBC releasing wage figures is good because public organisations should be transparent

PMQs: Twitter blasts Theresa May for performance after she hails public sector workers

PMQs: Theresa May blasted for hailing public sector workers' 'sacrifice'

Theresa May blasted for hailing public sector workers' 'sacrifice'

In the last session before the summer recess, the Prime Minister said she recognised the sacrifice made by public sector workers as their wages remain capped

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding goes to patients not contractors

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding goes to patients not contractors

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding gets to patients

Jeremy Corbyn has said he wants private finance initiative contracts to end and nurses' bursaries to be guaranteed

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Labour may change position' Lord Michael Heseltine

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Corbyn might change position' says Lord Michael Heseltine

'If public decide they don't want Brexit, Corbyn may change position'

Lord Michael Heseltine believes the current government will last for around 18 months to two years

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

'Labour members who abuse MPs should be thrown out of the party', says MP Harriet Harman

'Labour members who abuse MPs should be thrown out of the party', says MP Harriet Harman

'Labour members who abuse MPs should be thrown out of the party'

Former shadow deputy prime minister Harriet Harman has told of the abuse she's received in the past

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead negotiations if Government fails

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead negotiations if Government falls

Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead Brexit negotiations if Government falls

The Labour Leader is tell EU negotiator-in-chief Michel Barnier he is capable of taking charge of the UK withdrawal, if the Government should change

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

'Emily Thornberry is a class above Damian Green' - Praise for Labour's performance at PMQs

'Emily Thornberry is a class above Damian Green': Praise for Labour at PMQs

Emily Thornberry hailed for PMQs performance

Emily Thornberry has been praised for standing in for Jeremy Corbyn, but Theresa May has been laughed at as her image has been removed from the Conservatives' website

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not allow it to become normal'

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not allow it to become normal'

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not let it be normal'

MP Nigel Evans has a heated debate with a caller who claims politicians are dividing the nation

Labour blasts Tory 'smears' on Diane Abbott and other female MPs

Labour blasts Tory 'smears' on Diane Abbott and other female MPs

Labour blasts Tory 'smears' on Diane Abbott and other female MPs

It comes in response to Theresa May telling of her surprise Jeremy Corbyn hadn't spoken out against the 'intimidation' during the election campaign

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Anne Marie Morris walked into a firestorm of criticism with her racist comment

Theresa May can't sack Anne Marie Morris because she doesn't have the numbers, says former comms director

Theresa May's old comms director says she can't afford to sack Anne Marie Morris

Katie Perrior says there simply aren't enough Tories in Parliament to get rid of Morris despite her 'n-word' slur

'Anne Marie Morris should have given decent meaningful apology, not a standard one', says campaign strategist

Anne Marie Morris apology was insincere, says Boris Johnson's former PR guru

Anne Marie Morris blasted for her insincerity by Boris Johnson's former PR guru

Jo Tanner, who previously ran PR campaigns for Boris Johnson, says Morris should have given an apology with a bit more heart behind it

Tory MP Anne Marie Morris suspended from party, despite claiming racist remark was unintentional

Partner of 'n-word Tory' Anne Marie Morris also made racist remark during recent election campaign

Partner of 'n-word Tory' also made racist remark two months ago

Roger Kendrick said Britain's education crisis was fuelled by high immigrant birth rates

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Conservative MP Anne Marie Morris caught saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

Conservative MP Anne Marie Morris caught saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

Tory MP heard saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

The MP made the offensive comment at a financial services event and others on the panel did not react

Theresa May was hugely criticised for her deal with Arlene Foster (r)

Tory-DUP alliance has written the SNP's election leaflets for them

Tory-DUP alliance has written the SNP's election leaflets for them

The hypocrisy over the DUP deal hasn’t killed the union between England and Scotland, but it’s arguably illustrated why that union is already dead

Theresa May to ask Labour for support as Brexit policies move forward

Theresa May critics rip into Prime Minister for requesting help from Jeremy Corbyn

May critics rip into Prime Minister for requesting help from Corbyn

Critics were quick to point out May's previous comments about Corbyn

'The Tories don't want a leadership election as it would be a Brexit fight', says Guido Fawkes blogger

Guido Fawkes blogger plays down Theresa May challenge: 'It'd be like Turkeys voting for Christmas'

'Tories won't force May out - it'd be like Turkeys voting for Christmas'

Political blogger Paul Staines tells Julia Hartley-Brewer the Cabinet wants to keep Theresa May as leader until 2019

Tory Leadership election is 'agitated media talk', says Kwasi Kwarteng MP

Tory leadership election is just 'agitated media talk', says Kwasi Kwarteng MP

Tory leadership election is just 'agitated media talk', says Kwasi Kwarteng MP

The Conservative MP for Spelthorne defended Theresa May in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Brexit: 'To carry the whole country with us, this can’t be the Brexit of one political party', says Labour Leave

Labour Leave boss says Theresa May is 'sensible' to seek cross-party support on Brexit

Labour Leave boss says Theresa May 'sensible' to seek cross-party Brexit backing

Theresa May is to ask Jeremy Corbyn for support over Brexit as she wants opposition parties to contribute

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

Corbyn has enjoyed a meteoric rise in recent weeks

Jeremy Corbyn success will lead to skirmishes within Labour, says party's former advisor

Corbyn success will lead to skirmishes within Labour, says party's former aide

Kevin Meagher says Corbynistas will now try to seize control of the party

'The Tories are waiting for Labour to make a mistake to truly test Theresa May's popularity', says leading pollster

The Tories are waiting for Labour to make a mistake now, says YouGov pollster

The Tories are waiting for Labour to make a mistake now, says YouGov pollster

Head of Political and Social Research at YouGov Joe Twyman says the Conservatives will do whatever needs to be done to stay in power

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Things don't get any easier for Theresa May

Theresa May hammered over PMQs austerity defence

Theresa May hammered over PMQs austerity defence

The Twitterati have given the Prime Minister an all-too-predictable kicking for her performance at today's weekly grilling in Parliament

Public sector pay cap: Labour's John McDonnell says 'this is a cabinet of absolute chaos'

Public sector pay cap: Labour's John McDonnell says 'this is a cabinet of absolute chaos'

PMQs: Labour's John McDonnell says 'this is a cabinet of absolute chaos'

John McDonnell says cabinet ministers are scrapping in the playground and the Government is chaotic

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

'No one should pay for university as everyone benefits from a highly educated workforce', says Novara Media

Corbyn supporter Aaron Bastani says university should be completely free for everyone

Corbyn supporter says university should be completely free for all

Novara Media founder says the most valuable piece of infrastructure is people's brains

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells Grenfell Tower campaigner 'we all want justice... but stop demonising the Tories'

Julia Hartley-Brewer tells Grenfell Tower campaigner 'we all want justice... but stop demonising the Tories'

Julia tells Grenfell campaigner 'we all want justice, but stop bashing Tories'

Justice for Grenfell campaigner Sue Caro believes the Grenfell Tower death toll is double that of the official figure

Downing Street received extremism report last year, but Theresa May is yet to decide whether to publish it

Downing Street received extremism report last year, but Theresa May is yet to decide whether to publish it

Theresa May received extremism report last year, but hasn't decided what to do

Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas has said all facts must be put into the public domain if it is safe to do so

Theresa May has faced a gruelling period since the election

Tory U-turn: Stop trolling Theresa May, says her former comms director

Tory U-turn: Stop trolling Theresa May, says her former comms director

Downing Street's former director of communications Katie Perrior says the Conservatives U-turn as Theresa May doesn’t have the power to do what she set out

Steve Baker's remarks have generated huge controversy

New Brexit negotiator Steve Baker said he wants EU to be destroyed

May's new Brexit negotiator said he wants EU to be destroyed

The newest member of Theresa May's Brexit negotiations team was previously filmed saying the EU is incompatible with free society

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

George Galloway: 'MPs cheering the result of the public sector pay cap vote shows Great Britain is a laughing stock'

George Galloway: 'MPs cheering the result of the public sector pay cap vote shows Great Britain is a laughing stock'

George Galloway: 'Great Britain has been reduced to a laughing stock'

Georeg Galloway says cheering about keeping the public sector pay cap is more unkind than having voted against abolishing it

'Jeremy Corbyn is economically illiterate and almost got away with murder in the general election', says Conservative MP - needs audio

'Jeremy Corbyn is economically illiterate and almost got away with murder in the election', says Tory MP

'Jeremy Corbyn has shown he is economically illiterate', says Tory MP

Conservative MP Nigel Evans says his party's manifesto was useless which meant everyone's attention was on it

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

'Much of the funding for Northern Ireland was already planned before the Tory-DUP deal', says Iain Duncan Smith

'Much of the funding for Northern Ireland was already planned before the Tory-DUP deal', says Iain Duncan Smith

'Funding for Northern Ireland was already planned before the Tory-DUP deal'

Iain Duncan Smith says the Tory-DUP deal has brought funding forward that was for the most part planned as Northern Ireland has always required a high level of investment

Theresa May to 'lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Theresa May 'to lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Theresa May 'to lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Several Tory MPs were reportedly told by chief of staff Gavin Barwell that salary review bodies will give a recommendation

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions

Chancellor Philip Hammond made the announcement just before a Commons vote on the matter was due

'The public sector pay cap should be lifted, but we must work out how to pay for it first', says Tory MP

'Public sector pay cap should be lifted - but we must first work out how to pay for it', says Tory MP

'Public sector pay cap should be lifted, but we must work out how to pay for it'

MP Sarah Wollaston believes it was dishonest of Labour to pretend no one would have to pay more to fund a rise for public sector workers

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', says Unison

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', say Unison

'It's absolutely shocking MPs would vote against pay cap after praising workers'

Head of health at Unison, Christina McAnea, says she hopes public sector workers will tell Tory politicians what they think of them

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

PMQs: Tory MP says people carved swastikas into her posters and urinated on her office door

PMQs: Tory MP says people carved swastikas into her posters and urinated on her office door

PMQs: Tory MP says people carved swastikas into her campaign posters

Sheryll Murray used PMQs to ask Theresa May what could be done to stop intimidation of MPs

Diane Abbott and John McDonnell expected to speak at demonstration against Theresa May

Diane Abbott and John McDonnell expected to speak at demonstration against Theresa May

Diane Abbott and John McDonnell to speak at demonstration against Theresa May

A demonstration against Theresa May's deal with the DUP has been arranged by The People's Assembly

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

'The Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for all in Northern Ireland', says DUP MP Sammy Wilson

'Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for all in Northern Ireland', says DUP MP Sammy Wilson

'Tory-DUP deal is normal politics and good for Northern Ireland', says DUP MP

DUP MP Sammy Wilson believes constituents expect politicians to use whatever influences they can to make life better for them

'The Tory-DUP deal is indefensible and unfair to the rest of the UK', says SNP MP

'Tory-DUP deal is indefensible and unfair to the rest of the UK', says SNP MP

'The Tory-DUP deal is indefensible and unfair to the rest of the UK'

SNP MP Angus MacNeil says the Tory-DUP deal has made the UK 'less united'

'A branch of the magic money tree is falling off as UK saves EU budget contribution', says Conservative MP

'A little branch falling off a magic money tree' as UK keeps EU budget contribution, says Conservative MP

'A branch falling off a magic money tree' as UK keeps EU cash

Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin believes the Tory-DUP deal is good for the country as people voted for the Conservatives to take the UK out of the EU

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

George Galloway: 'The quality of the UK government is as low as the 1920s and possibly worse'

George Galloway: 'The quality of the UK government is as low as the 1920s and possibly worse'

George Galloway: 'The quality of the UK government is as low as the 1920s'

George Galloway believes there will be another general election if Theresa May is pushed out as leader

'It's a lamb to the slaughter to send her into negotiations' - George Galloway blasts Theresa May in opening monologue

'It's a lamb to the slaughter to send her into negotiations' - George Galloway blasts Theresa May in opening monologue

George Galloway blasts Theresa May in opening monologue

Our host said 'it's a lamb to the slaughter to send her into negotiations' at the opening of his show

Brexit, defence and agriculture - What's in the Tory-DUP deal?

Brexit, defence and agriculture - What's in the Tory-DUP deal?

Brexit, defence and agriculture - What's in the Tory-DUP deal?

A deal to support Theresa May's minority government has finally been signed by the Conservatives and Democratic Unionist Party

DUP backs deal to support Theresa May's minority government

DUP backs deal to support Theresa May's minority government

DUP backs deal to support Theresa May's minority government

The deal has been finalised almost three weeks after the election was decided

Arlene Foster claims Tory-DUP deal is close to being finalised

Arlene Foster claims Tory-DUP deal is close to being finalised

Arlene Foster claims Tory-DUP deal is close to being finalised

The leader of the Democratic Unionist Party has returned to London to finalise the deal with Theresa May

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit'

The MP for Braintree discussed the content of the Queen's Speech made by Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday with Paul Ross

Boris Johnson gives 'worst political interview ever' following Queen's Speech

'Why isn't he humiliated like Diane Abbott?' Labour voters blast 'media bias' after Boris Johnson interview nightmare

Boris Johnson gives 'worst political interview ever' following Queen's Speech

Boris Johnson stumbled several times in an interview with Eddie Mair and repeatedly asked him to 'hang on a second'

DUP reportedly broke off Tory talks following £2bn demand for Northern Ireland

DUP 'broke off Tory talks affer £2bn demand for Northern Ireland'

DUP 'broke off Tory talks after £2bn demand for Northern Ireland'

The Daily Telegraph is claiming the Democratic Unionists ended negotiations temporarily following strain caused by a demand of money for Northern Ireland

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'British people will be rudely awakened to what those in Northern Ireland deal with daily by Tory DUP deal', says George Galloway

'Tory-DUP deal will show British people what those in Northern Ireland deal with every day', says George Galloway

'British people will get rude awakening from Tory-DUP deal': George Galloway

George Galloway says the DUP are about to help a vicious anti-working class government stay in power

'All I can say is hallelujah' - George Galloway praises possibility of Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister

George Galloway: 'My friend Jeremy Corbyn will soon be Prime Minister. Hallelujah!'

George Galloway: My friend Jeremy Corbyn will soon be PM. Hallelujah!

Our host heaped praise on the Labour leader for withstanding 'the viciousness of the last 21 months' and rising to 'a kind of greatness'

DUP declaration 'significant saber rattling at this stage', says former Labour advisor Kevin Meagher

DUP declaration is 'significant' for Theresa May, says former Labour advisor Kevin Meagher

DUP declaration 'significant saber rattling at this stage', says Kevin Meagher

Meagher spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing negotiations between the two parties in the wake of the election result

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