Downing Street

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

A number of Brexiteers have suggested Philip Hammond is too pessimistic

Theresa May's former comms director defends Philip Hammond's Brexit strategy: 'He doesn't want to promise unicorns and end up serving mankey ponies'

Theresa May's former comms director defends Philip Hammond's Brexit strategy

Katie Perrior says Hammond is an honourable man but he 'could loosen the purse-strings a bit'

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Alastair Campbell believes Boris Johnson should have remained a journalist

'Boris Johnson is a joke and Brexit is just a public school game to him': Alastair Campbell savages foreign secretary

'He's a joke driven by his ego': Alistair Campbell savages Boris Johnson

Campbell said Boris Johnson should never have entered politics and Theresa May's rift with her foreign secretary is worse than anything that happened between Tony Blair and Gordon Brown

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

The Prime Minister is to address the current state of negotiations and restate the Government's wish for a good EU relationship

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

'Theresa May won't be a candiate in 2022 election, but she won't quit overnight', says former comms director

'Theresa May won't be a candiate in 2022 election, but she won't quit overnight', says her former comms director

'Theresa May won't be in 2022 election, but she won't quit overnight'

Katie Perrior spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Prime Minister's declaration to stay on as leader in the next election

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Brexit negotiations to continue after UK position is criticised by EU officials

Brexit: Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Jean-Claude Juncker and Michel Barnier lambasted papers outlining the UK position on key issues

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

'We continually face terror because a generation was radicalised by 80s and 90s preachers', says former No 10 advisor

Barcelona: Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response to Las Ramblas attack

Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response

Katie Perrior also gives Paul Ross her take on what has caused the current wave of jihad

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

'Cabinet members who disagree with Theresa May should resign', says Leave Means Leave

'Cabinet members who disagree with Theresa May should resign', says Leave Means Leave

'Cabinet members who disagree with Theresa May should resign'

The co-chairman of Leave Means Leave says some cabinet members are damaging our negotiating position

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

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

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

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

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for end to public sector pay cap without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end'

A Whitehall source has said that foreign secretary Boris Johnson believes a pay rise for public sector workers can be provided responsibly

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

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

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street but Theresa May is smart, strong politician', says former Labour MP

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street but Theresa May is smart, strong politician', says former Labour MP Simon Danczuk

'Jeremy Corbyn would be dangerous in Downing Street', says Simon Danczuk

Former Labour MP Simon Danczuk says Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party has peaked and he'll start having problems as leader

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

What is The Movement For Justice By Any Means Necessary?

Day of Rage: Who are the Movement for Justice?

Day of Rage: Who are the Movement for Justice?

The group organised the controversial Day of Rage protest in response to the Grenfell Tower fire on the same day as the State Opening of Parliament

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'We don't need a public inquiry, we need charges', says George Galloway

Grenfell Tower: 'We don't need a public inquiry, we need charges', says George Galloway

'We don't need public inquiry, we need charges', says George Galloway

Our presenter was speaking to caller Ahmed about Grenfell Tower when he urged the authorities to prosecute for what he said was 'obvious criminal negligence'

Former Downing Street director of communications reveals more about 'shouting matches' over government way of working

Former Downing Street director of communications reveals more about 'shouting matches' over government way of working

Katie Perrior reveals more about 'shouting matches' over No.10 way of working

Downing Street's former director of communications says she felt like she was banging her head against a brick wall on a daily basis while working at No.10

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

'There is no chance Jeremy Corbyn could become Prime Minister at the moment', says Labour's former head of press

Blair's former press chief rubbishes Corbyn's chances of becoming prime minister

Blair's former press chief rubbishes Corbyn's chances of becoming prime minister

Labour's former head of press Matthew Doyle says the numbers simply aren't there for Jeremy Corbyn to walk into 10 Downing Street

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017

May said terrorists must be deprived of safe spaces

London Bridge: Read Theresa May's full statement

Read Theresa May's full statement

Theresa May has said people's minds must be turned away from violence and towards "pluralistic British values."

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester Attack: Theresa May to confront Donald Trump over US media photo leaks

Manchester Attack: Theresa May to confront Donald Trump over US media photo leaks

Theresa May to confront Donald Trump over US media leaks

UK officials were furious after information about the Manchester attack investigation was leaked to the US press on Wednesday

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Operation Temperer - the plan to protect the United Kingdom from terrorism

What does Theresa May's terror threat level decision actually mean for us?

What does Theresa May's terror threat level decision actually mean for us?

Theresa May has become the first Prime Minister in history to implement the operation after the terror threat level was raised to 'critical'

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key locations in UK

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key locations in UK

Military to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and other key UK locations

Up to 3,500 soldiers have been deployed after Theresa May raised the terror threat level to 'critical'

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Court hears how Wrexham bin man wanted to plant bombs in military bases

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Aabid Ali, formerly known as Darren Glennon, is being sentenced after pleading guilty to three offences of terrorism

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

'No one can influence Theresa May, she has her own mind and views', says former Downing Street comms director

Former Theresa May spin doctor says Jeremy Corbyn is bad for democracy

Former Theresa May spin doctor says Jeremy Corbyn is bad for democracy

Katie Perrior tells Sam Delaney that staff weren't lying when they said there wouldn't be an early election

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

'The Government manipulates defence statistics to appear stronger in Brexit negotiations', says Royal Marine

UK war hero claims government manipulates defence figures for Brexit

UK war hero claims Britain manipulates defence figures for Brexit

Royal Marine James Glancy tells Carole Malone that he fears those being trained in the army now won't be prepared enough for deployment

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Brexit: EU's top negotiator rubbishes 'dinner party from hell' report

EU's top Brexit negotiator rubbishes 'dinner party from hell' report

Michel Barnier says meeting was perfectly cordial - and he was even able to discuss a shared passion with Theresa May

Monday, May 1, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017

A report of last week's meeting claims Jean-Claude Juncker was aghast at Theresa May's attitude

'Juncker is the deluded one': Brexiteers blast 'dinner party from hell' report

'Juncker is the deluded one': Brexiteers blast 'dinner party from hell' report

A report in the German media has been heavily critical of Theresa May - but Brexiteers believe it is nothing but empty propaganda

Downing Street rubbishes Jean Claude-Juncker Brexit dinner report

Downing Street rubbishes Jean Claude-Juncker Brexit dinner report

Government insists meeting was constructive

The report has been described as a tactical leak by leaders in Brussels

EU leaders think Brexit talks will collapse after 'disastrous Downing Street dinner' details leaked

EU thinks Brexit talks will collapse after 'Downing Street dinner disaster'

Jean Claude-Juncker's dinner with Theresa May made no progress and only deepened concerns in Brussels, according to report in German media

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

In photos: Whitehall in lockdown as knives found near Downing Street

In photos: Whitehall in lockdown as knives found near Downing Street

In photos: Whitehall in lockdown as knives found near Downing Street

Knives have been seen on the ground

London in lockdown again as 'knifeman' arrested near Downing Street

London in lockdown again as 'knifeman' arrested near Downing Street

London in lockdown again as 'knifeman' arrested near Downing Street

Armed police are at the scene

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

West backs US airstrike on Syrian airbase as Russia condemns 'American aggression'

Syria airstrikes: Assad regime blames US action on false propaganda

Syria airstrikes: Assad regime blames US action on false propaganda

France and the UK have supported the airstrike on the base from which the chemical attacks on Khan Sheikhun were launched

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Leaked Cabinet document leads to accusations Theresa May 'sabotaged' Government plan to explain immigration benefits for Britain

Brexit: Theresa May 'sabotaged' pro-immigration campaign, cabinet document suggests

Theresa May 'sabotaged' pro-immigration campaign, cabinet document suggests

The Prime Minister has been accused of blocking a bid to explain the positive benefits during the EU referendum after a Cabinet document leaked to The Independent

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Brexit: Former Prime Minister David Cameron defends decision to hold EU referendum

Brexit: David Cameron says he held referendum to drain poison from British politics

David Cameron defends decision to hold Brexit referendum

Cameron resigned as Prime Minister within hours of the referendum result

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

BREAKING Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Car reportedly rammed into gates of House of Commons

'Electronics ban is not about what we’re doing in UK airports; it’s what’s not being done overseas', says former bomb disposal officer

'Electronics ban isn't about what we’re doing in UK airports; it’s what’s not being done overseas'

'Electronics ban is about what’s not being done overseas'

Major Chris Hunter, a former bomb disposal officer who served in Iraq, spoke to Paul Ross about the new electronics ban on inbound UK flights from six Middle East and North African countries

Downing Street confirms laptop ban on flights from six countries in Middle East and North Africa

Downing Street confirms laptop ban on flights from six countries in Middle East and North Africa

Downing Street confirms laptop ban on flights from six countries

The move comes after America implemented a similar policy via Donald Trump's executive order on Tuesday

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Article 50: Historically March 29 has been a good day for Britain

Article 50 day: History suggests March 29 is a great day for Britain

Article 50 day: History suggests March 29 is a great day for Britain

Downing Street have announced that Article 50 will be triggered on March 29, and in the past it seems some good events have happened on this day

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

As Theresa May starts a tour of the UK, Downing Street has announced the date that Article 50 will be triggered soon, beginning the Brexit process

'Snap election suicide for the Labour Party, but some who see no option to remove Jeremy Corbyn', says Sun Columnist Trevor Kavanagh

Snap election: 'Some Labour MPs are willing to commit political suicide to remove Jeremy Corbyn'

'Some Labour MPs are willing to destroy their party to remove Corbyn'

Trevor Kavanagh spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the chances of Theresa May calling an early election

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May authorised to trigger Article 50 as bill clears Parliament

Brexit: Theresa May gets green light to trigger Article 50 after Lords backs down

Governments gets green light to trigger Article 50

The European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill worked its way through Parliament after the Lords backed down over the amendments they made to the bill

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Phillip Hammond under increasing pressure from Tories to review National Insurance hike

Phillip Hammond under increasing pressure from Tories to review National Insurance hike

Phillip Hammond under increasing pressure from Tories to review NI hike

The measure to raise National Insurance contributions from self-employed workers by 2% has proved controversial

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Former Foreign Secretary William Hague urged Mrs May to call an election to win a majority in the House of Commons

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

'Downing Street don't want Theresa May to be remembered as the Prime Minister who broke up the UK', says political editor

Downing Street won't say whether it will veto new Scottish independence referendum, says journalist

'Downing Street won't say whether it will veto new Scottish referendum'

Adam Bienkov says Downing Street doesn't want Theresa May to be the Prime Minister who breaks the union - but a future independence referendum may be a possibility

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

David Beckham accused of changing UNICEF Downing Street visit for tax reasons

David Beckham accused of changing Unicef Downing Street visit for tax reasons

David Beckham accused of changing Unicef Downing Street visit for tax reasons

The visit was due to take place in 2012, and was allegedly postponed by the star for 'tax purposes'

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Theresa May pressed to reveal extent of Donald Trump's travel ban knowledge after US meeting

Theresa May pressed to reveal how much she knew of Donald Trump's travel ban after US meeting

May pressed to reveal how much she knew of Trump's travel ban after US meeting

This fcomes after a petition to block the president from coming to the UK received more than 1.6 million signatures

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

UK-US 'special relationship unlikely to make Donald Trump change course', says lecturer Dr Adam Quinn

UK-US special relationship unlikely to make Trump reverse Muslim ban, says lecturer Dr Adam Quinn

UK-US 'special relationship unlikely to make Donald Trump change course'

Dr. Adam Quinn told Julia Hartley-Brewer it was 'unreasonable to suggest' Britain has any real influence on American politics

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Following months of pressure, the Prime Minister is to give a speech which will clarify her plans for the upcoming negotiations

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as EU ambassador

Brexit doom prophet Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as Britain's top EU ambassador

Brexit doom prophet Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as Britain's top EU ambassador

His resignation has reportedly come as a surprise to Theresa May's government

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Brexit trade deal warning: Ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' over 10-year claim

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Prominent Leave campaigner Dominic Raab blasted Sir Ivan Rogers over his comments made to the BBC in October

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Twitter savages Boris Johnson and the Government after Saudi Arabia 'proxy war' comments

'If Boris Johnson doesn't represent the Government on foreign affairs, what's he for?' ask critics

Twitter savages Boris Johnson and the Government over Saudi comments

The Foreign Secretary recently claimed the country was 'playing proxy wars' and 'abusing Islam' at a conference in Italy

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to undermine EU negotiations

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to sabotage EU negotiations

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to sabotage EU negotiations

The Prime Minister's spokeswoman said the government was 'getting on' with Brexit, despite 'people trying to tie' their hands in negotiations

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Nigel Farage won't 'go to America and won't accept a peerage', says political reporter

Nigel Farage won't go to America and won't accept a peerage, says political reporter

'Nigel Farage won't go to America and won't accept a peerage'

Michael Crick claimed the interim UKIP leader had given him the news

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is not to be liked, it's to represent the views of your government', says Sir Andrew Wood

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is to represent views of your government', says Sir Andrew Wood

Nigel Farage: 'duty as ambassador is to represent views of your government'

Sir Andrew Wood, the former ambassador to Russia, claimed an ambassador role wouldn't suit Nigel Farage because he's 'a politician from another party representing a different point of view'

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

Nigel Farage 'flattered' by Donald Trump ambassador Twitter endorsement

The president-elect backed Farage for the role of UK-US ambassador on the social media site

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Leading EU executive slams Boris Johnson for 'impossible' Brexit vision

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem firmly stated the UK can't expect unrestrained access to European markets unless it accepts free movement of labour

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

'He has not got a mandate to be useless' - John McTernan savages Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist John McTernan

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist

Tony Blair's former political secretary laid into the leader of the Labour Party

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