Margaret Thatcher

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

PC Keith Palmer - a 'solid, reliable' policeman taken before his time

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of a hero

PC Keith Palmer: Portrait of the Westminster attack hero

The fallen policeman was laid to rest in a full force police funeral today

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May urged to ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

Brexit: Theresa May urged to emulate Thatcher and ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

Brexit: Theresa May urged to ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

The Foreign Secretary has urged the Prime Minister to take a stance against the proposed fee of £50bn to leave the European Union, citing Margaret Thatcher as an example

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

'The UK's approach to neo-liberal economics has been completely ruinous since Margaret Thatcher', says George Galloway

George Galloway: 'Britain's economic policy has been ruinous ever since Margaret Thatcher'

George Galloway: Britain's economic policy has been ruinous ever since Thatcher

George Galloway believes the UK's approach to economics has been a disaster for over 30 years

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Thinktank report suggests UK inequality could rise to Margaret Thatcher levels

Brexit helping drive UK inequality back to Margaret Thatcher-era levels, says thinktank

Brexit helping return UK inequality to Margaret Thatcher levels, says thinktank

The Resolution Foundation report warned that falling living standards for the poor in the country could lead to rises in inequality not unlike when Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Thatcher's 11-year tenure as prime minister ended in 1990

Margaret Thatcher repeatedly failed to comply with poll tax laws, new documents show

Margaret Thatcher repeatedly failed to comply with poll tax laws

New tranche of documents shows Thatcher failed to supply required poll tax registration documents on several occasions and was warned about her non-compliance

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Galloway spoke to former NHS chairman Roy Lilley on his talkRADIO show

George Galloway: There's no merit at all in US-style private healthcare

George Galloway: There's no merit at all in US-style private healthcare

Galloway speaks to former NHS chairman Roy Lilley and suggests NHS would work fine if it were properly resourced

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Woman's Hour Power List is 'laughable', says journalist Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Woman's Hour Power List: 'Surely there are better feminist icons than the pathetic Bridget Jones'

Woman's Hour Power List is 'laughable', says journalist Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Woman's Hour on Radio 4 compiled a list of the most powerful women over the last 70 years - and it's raised some eyebrows

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Ricky Tomlinson to release a song called We Hate Maggie Thatcher

EXCLUSIVE: Ricky Tomlinson to release a song called 'We Hate Maggie Thatcher'

EXCLUSIVE: Ricky Tomlinson to release a song called 'We Hate Maggie Thatcher'

The actor and comedian popped by the studio for a chat with Jon Holmes

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Theresa May not as radical as Margaret Thatcher was, says former advisor

Theresa May not as radical as Margaret Thatcher was, says former advisor Baron Tim Bell

May not as radical as Thatcher was, says former advisor

"I cannot think of any problem this country faces, particularly Brexit, which (Margaret Thatcher) wouldn't have faced completely in the jaw and done what is necessary."

"Just when we thought we had tramped the dirt down... Thatcher is back"

George Galloway: "Just when we thought we had tramped the dirt down... Thatcher is back"

"Just when we thought we had tramped the dirt down... Thatcher is back"

George Galloway comments on newly-released files that Thatcher secretly continued to pursue politically explosive plans to dismantle the welfare state even after ministers thought they had been killed off by a cabinet revolt.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

'We're a small party and controversy is how we get traction through the media', says Ukip's Elizabeth Jones

Diane James Vladimir Putin headlines are great for Ukip, says exec member Elizabeth Jones

Diane James Vladimir Putin headlines are great for Ukip, says exec member

Jones was speaking after new Ukip leader Diane James revealed her political heroes include Vladimir Putin, Margaret Thatcher and Winston Churchill

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016