John Rentoul

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

'David Davis looks like a bragging school boy and has made a fool of himself over Brexit impact assessments'

'David Davis looks like a bragging schoolboy and has made a fool of himself over Brexit impact assessments'

'David Davis looks like a bragging schoolboy and has made a fool of himself'

The Brexit secretary has said no impact assessments have been conducted on what will happen to the UK economy when it leaves the EU

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Theresa May doesn't want to take unnecessary risks about Brexit', says commentator John Rentoul

Even Jeremy Corbyn's hardcore support are fed up with him, says commentator John Rentoul

Even Jeremy Corbyn's hardcore support are fed up with him, says commentator

John Rentoul told James Whale that Jeremy Corbyn has absolutely no chance of winning general election and Labour MPs are just waiting for him to go

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish independence referendum', says political commentator

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish independence referendum', says political commentator

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish referendum'

Theresa May met with Nicola Sturgeon ahead of triggering Article 50 and has repeated her view that there should not be a second Scottish independence referendum until after Brexit

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Article 50 vote: 'Dianne Abbott was in the House of Commons that day, despite not voting', says political commentator

Article 50 vote: Diane Abbott was in the Commons that day, despite not voting, says political journalist

'Diane Abbott was in the Commons on day of Article 50 vote'

The Labour MP and shadow home secretary has been accused of cowardice from fellow MPs after she missed the Article 50 vote on Wednesday due to illness

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

'Hostility to Tony Blair has driven the Jeremy Corbyn phenomenon', says political commentator

Tony Blair has driven the rise of Brexit and Jeremy Corbyn, says political commentator

Tony Blair has driven the rise of Brexit and Jeremy Corbyn, says journalist

The Independent's chief political commentator John Rentoul looked back at 2016 with James Max, and discussed what's to come in 2017

Friday, December 16, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving the UK', says political commentator

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving UK', says political commentator

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving UK'

Leaders in the European Union have met without Theresa May to discuss Brexit negotiation plans, she was not invited to a traditional summit dinner

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50 by the end of March', says leading journalist

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50 by the end of March', says leading journalist

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50'

A leaked memo about Brexit has suggested that the Government has no overall plan for leaving the European Union

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

UKIP: 'Party's in terminal crisis', says John Rentoul after Steven Woolfe leaves

UKIP is 'a trainwreck in terminal crisis' after Steven Woolfe departure, says John Rentoul

UKIP is 'a trainwreck in terminal crisis after Steven Woolfe departure'

The Independent's chief political commentator labeled the party a 'trainwreck'

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

'It's undemocratic to say it's David Cameron's fault we've left the European Union', says political commentator

David Cameron can't be blamed for Brexit, says political commentator John Rentoul

'David Cameron can't be blamed for Brexit'

Political commentator John Rentoul says it would be "undemocratic" to hold Cameron responsible, after the former Prime Minister announced his resignation as an MP

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

'People have got no idea what Jeremy Corbyn stands for' - political commentator John Rentoul on the Labour leadership election

New Labour members have no idea what Jeremy Corbyn stands for and shouldn’t have a leadership vote, says journalist John Rentoul

New Labour members have no idea what Corbyn stands for, says journalist

John Rentoul reveals his view on the Labour leadership election

Monday, July 11, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

Andrea Leadsom will be offered 'humiliatingly junior post' says political expert John Rentoul as he dismisses talk of deal with Theresa May

Andrea Leadsom will be offered 'humiliatingly junior post' says political expert John Rentoul as he dismisses talk of deal with Theresa May

Leadsom will be offered 'humiliatingly junior post' says political expert

John Rentoul dismisses talk of deal with Theresa May

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Chilcot: 'It won't support the conspiracy theories', says journalist John Rentoul

Chilcot: 'It won't support the conspiracy theories', says journalist John Rentoul

Chilcot 'won't support the conspiracy theories', says journalist John Rentoul

The Chilcot Report into the Iraq war will be published today