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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018

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Theresa May would survive a no confidence vote, says Bill Cash MP

Theresa May would survive no confidence vote, says Bill Cash MP

The Conservative politician claimed that "figures at the moment" suggest the Prime Minister would win enough votes to survive a motion of no confidence.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Theresa May demands 'very serious' response to Commons bullying probe

Theresa May demands 'very serious' response to Commons bullying probe

The Prime Minister said the report from High Court judge Dame Laura Cox should "worry all of us."

Monday, October 15, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

Theresa May insists a Brexit deal is still 'achievable'

Theresa May insists a Brexit deal is still 'achievable'

The Prime Minister updated the House of Commons on the Brexit negotiations.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018

Theresa May will not agree a Brexit deal that “traps” UK in customs union, says Downing Street

Theresa May will not agree a Brexit deal that 'traps' UK in customs union, says Downing Street

May will not agree a deal that 'traps' UK in customs union, says Downing Street

Prime Minister Theresa May would never agree a Brexit deal that “traps” the UK in a customs union, Downing Street has said.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Firms may be forced to reveal ethnicity pay gap

Firms may be forced to reveal ethnicity pay gap

Firms may be forced to reveal ethnicity pay gap

Businesses could be forced to reveal their ethnicity pay gap under plans unveiled by the Prime Minister to help ethnic minority employees at work.

‘There has to be consequences’ if Theresa May breaks DUP red lines, says DUP Brexit spokesman

‘There has to be consequences’ if Theresa May breaks DUP red lines, says DUP Brexit spokesman

‘There are consequences’ if May breaks DUP red lines, says DUP Brexit spokesman

The Democratic Unionist Party’s Brexit Spokesman Sammy Wilson has said that “there has to be consequences” if Theresa May does break the DUP’s red lines.

Sir John Major: Universal Credit could repeat Poll Tax problems

Sir John Major: Universal Credit could repeat Poll Tax problems

Sir John Major: Universal Credit could repeat Poll Tax problems

Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major has said the Government needs to rethink its national roll-out of Universal Credit, warning most Britons will think current plans are unfair.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Joe Biden: US's interest in UK 'diminished' after Brexit

Joe Biden: US's interest in UK 'diminished' because of Brexit

Joe Biden: US's interest in UK 'diminished' because of Brexit

Former US Vice President Joe Biden said the United States' interest in the UK hinged on being able to have 'influence' in Europe

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Chris Evans praises the NHS at Who Cares Wins awards

Chris Evans praises the NHS at Who Cares Wins awards

Chris Evans praises the NHS at Who Cares Wins awards

Chris Evans thanked the NHS for giving his mum a job and presented the Best Nurse award

Tory rebels are ready to defy Theresa May over Chequers, says former Brexit minister

Tory rebels are ready to defy Theresa May over Chequers, says former Brexit minister

Tory rebels are ready to defy Theresa May over Chequers, says former minister

As many as 40 Tory Brexiteers will resist attempts to coerce them into supporting a Brexit deal with Brussels based on Theresa May’s Chequers plan, a former minister has warned.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018

Working visa: Can EU citizens still come to the UK for work after Brexit?

Working visa: Can EU citizens still come to the UK for work after Brexit?

Working visa: Can EU citizens still come to the UK for work after Brexit?

The government outlined its post-Brexit immigration plans at the Conservative conference. But how easy will it be for EU citizens to move to the UK for work after Brexit?

SNP Westminster leader threatens ‘maximum disruption’ to UK Tory government

SNP Westminster leader threatens ‘maximum disruption’ to UK Tory government

SNP Westminster leader threatens ‘maximum disruption’ to UK Tory government

The SNP’s Westminster leader has threatened his party’s MPs will cause “maximum disruption” to UK Tory government if it continues to “treat Scotland as a second-class nation”.

EU still needs to move for a Brexit deal to happen, says Downing Street

EU still needs to move for a Brexit deal to happen, says Downing Street

EU still needs to move for a Brexit deal to happen, says Downing Street

“Big issues” remain to be resolved on the UK’s EU withdrawal agreement ahead of next week’s Brussels summit, Prime Minister Theresa May’s official spokesman has said.

Theresa May’s appeal to traditional Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says Conservative MP Grant Shapps

Theresa May’s appeal to traditional Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says Conservative MP Grant Shapps

Theresa May’s appeal to Labour voters was ‘smart politics’, says MP Grant Shapps

Conservative MP Grant Shapps has said that it was “smart politics” for Prime Minister Theresa May to bid for Labour voters.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Chemotherapy

Theresa May's new cancer strategy is a 'huge ask' says professor of cancer prevention

Theresa May's new cancer strategy is a 'huge ask' says professor Peter Sasienie

The director of clinical trials at King's College London has called the Prime Minister's cancer strategy a "huge ask".

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Theresa May announces new cancer strategy, fuel duty freeze and calls for Tories to 'come together'

Theresa May announces new cancer strategy, fuel duty freeze and calls for Tories to 'come together'

Theresa May announces plans for new cancer strategy and fuel duty freeze

Prime Minister Theresa May used her keynote speech at Conservative Party Conference to announce an extra £394 million per week for a new cancer strategy, a freeze on fuel duty, and attacked Labour calling the antisemitism row that has smothered the party “a national tragedy”.

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Theresa May arrives on stage to ABBA's Dancing Queen

Theresa May arrives on stage to ABBA's Dancing Queen

Theresa May made an upbeat start to her keynote speech to the Conservative party conference by dancing to ABBA's Dancing Queen on stage.

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of MP who submitted no-confidence letter

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of MP who submitted no-confidence letter

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of James Duddridge

James Duddridge submitted a letter of no confidence in Theresa May, and former adviser to the Prime Minister Katie Perrior said it was the 'lowliest' tactic

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Conservative MP calls for Theresa May to step down as leader minutes before her keynote speech

Blow for Prime Minister as MP calls for her removal minutes before her speech

Theresa May suffered a blow less than an hour before her keynote speech at the Conservative party conference as one of her own MPs called for her to be removed as party leader.

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May: People are 'appalled' by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Theresa May used her closing speech at the Conservative Party conference to attack Labour and say the Conservatives were the party of 'unionism', despite internal divisions

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Immigration: What's in the government's new policy?

Immigration: What's in the government's new policy?

Immigration: What's in the government's new policy?

Theresa May laid out plans for the UK's post-Brexit immigration policy

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Boris Johnson used his speech at the Conservative Party Conference to call for the Prime Minister to “chuck Chequers” describing it as a “democratic injustice”.

Theresa May announces law change to allow civil partnerships for opposite-sex couples

Theresa May announces law change to allow civil partnerships for opposite-sex couples

Theresa May announces civil partnerships for opposite-sex couples

The government is to change the law to allow opposite-sex couples to enter into civil partnerships, Theresa May has announced.

Theresa May is ‘deluded’ over police crime numbers, says Police Federation chairman

Theresa May is ‘deluded’ over police numbers, says Police Federation chairman

Theresa May is ‘deluded’ over police numbers, says Police Federation chair

Prime Minister Theresa May has sparked outrage from police after she insisted that there is no direct “causation” between officer numbers and crime levels.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader

Former Brexit secretary David Davis said Boris Johnson got 'too personal' with his opposition to Chequers

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Saturday, September 29, 2018

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Andrew Bridgen MP: Brexit negotiations are "nothing more than pantomime"

Andrew Bridgen MP: Brexit negotiations are "nothing more than pantomime"

The MP told James Whale he thinks the Chequers deal has already been agreed, and that ongoing negotiations are "nothing more than pantomime".

Friday, September 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Boris Johnson bashes Brexit again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson has used his latest Telegraph column to denounce the Chequers deal again, and set out his alternative plans for Brexit

Bernard Jenkin MP: ‘The problem is the Prime Minister has hitched herself to the wrong policy’

Bernard Jenkin MP: ‘The problem is the Prime Minister has hitched herself to the wrong policy’

Bernard Jenkin MP: ‘The Prime Minister has hitched herself to the wrong policy'

Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin has said the Prime Minister Theresa May has “hitched herself to the wrong policy”, but that he would not “underestimate her”.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

The UK will have to tempt foreign investors with low tax after Brexit, says former Treasury worker

The UK will have to tempt foreign investors with low tax after Brexit, says former Treasury worker

The UK will have to 'tempt foreign investors with low tax after Brexit'

Theresa May pledged that the UK would have the 'lowest corporation tax in the G20' - but would this be a good thing for post-Brexit Britain?

Ten times politicians tried to be 'real' on social media, and failed

Nine times politicians tried to be 'real' on social media, and failed

Nine times politicians tried to be 'real' on social media, and failed

Earlier this year in May, it was revealed that Conservative MPs were being trained on how to use social media to show the electorate that they were "real people". 

Independent councillor who called Diane Abbott a 'monkey' and said Theresa May should be 'hanged' admits criminal charges

Independent councillor who called Diane Abbott a 'monkey' and said Theresa May should be 'hanged' admits criminal charges

Independent councillor who said Theresa May should be 'hanged' admits charges

Independent councillor Richard Alderman is charged with sending offensive messages via a public network. He called Diane Abbott a 'monkey' and said Theresa May should be 'hanged'

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejects Theresa May’s Chequers plan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejects Theresa May’s Chequers plan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejects Theresa May’s Chequers plan

Angela Merkel has urged the UK to come to the negotiations with a “different, sensible” Brexit plan as she dismissed Theresa May’s Chequers proposal.

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Green MEP calls Conservative post-Brexit immigration policy 'devastating'

Green MEP calls Conservative post-Brexit immigration policy 'devastating'

The Prime Minister is expected to reveal details of her post-Brexit immigration policy at next week's Conservative party conference, and several unions have expressed concern in a Green Party MEP's report

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost with a Canada-style Brexit deal, says CBI boss

Thousands of jobs would be lost if the Government agreed to a Canada-style deal with the European Union, CBI director-general has said.

Jacob Res-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Theresa May has been urged to grasp a “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” Canada-style trade deal with the European Union by leading Tory Brexiteers.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council's ruling Labour group pledges support for a second referendum

Hounslow Council will pass a motion set by the Chair of its ruling Labour group to formally support the People's Vote campaign for a second Brexit referendum

Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

The UK has grown in strength as part of the EU, says People’s Vote campaigner

The UK has grown in strength as part of the EU, says People’s Vote campaigner

The UK has grown in strength as part of the EU, says People’s Vote campaigner

Femi Oluwole, the co-founder of Our Future, Our Choice has said that the UK has grown “in strength as a member of the EU”.

Nicola Sturgeon: Theresa May’s Chequers plan is a ‘dead duck’

Nicola Sturgeon: Theresa May’s Chequers plan is a ‘dead duck’

Nicola Sturgeon: Theresa May’s Chequers plan is a ‘dead duck’

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon described Theresa May's statement on Friday as "dreadful" as she branded the Chequers proposals a "dead duck".

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Lord Adonis: A people's vote on Brexit is needed at this 'moment of 'crisis'

Lord Adonis: A people's vote on Brexit is needed at this 'moment of 'crisis'

Labour peer, Lord Adonis, has called for a people's vote on Brexit, claiming the public are becoming "increasingly alarmed".

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Priti Patel MP to Eamonn Holmes: The EU ‘has humiliated our Prime Minister’

Priti Patel MP to Eamonn Holmes: The EU ‘has humiliated our Prime Minister’

Priti Patel MP to Eamonn Holmes: The EU ‘has humiliated our Prime Minister’

Priti Patel has said that the way the EU has treated Theresa May is “shameful” and that they had “humiliated our Prime Minister”.

EU “gangsters and bullyboys” will never be satisfied, warns Nigel Farage

EU 'gangsters and bullyboys' will never be satisfied, warns Nigel Farage

EU 'gangsters and bullyboys' will never be satisfied, warns Nigel Farage

EU “gangsters and bullyboys” will never be satisfied, Nigel Farage has said, instead urging Theresa May to pursue “a simple free trade deal”.

'Chequers goes pop': Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

'Chequers goes pop': Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

Remain and Leave-aligned MPs urge Theresa May to come up with a new proposal

As Donald Tusk says Chequers 'will not work', MPs on both sides of the Brexit divide urge Theresa May to come up with another solution

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European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

The president of the European Council has posted a dig at Theresa May's Chequers plan on his Instagram page.

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says former Brexit Secretary David Davis

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says former Brexit Secretary David Davis

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says David Davis

No “self-respecting democracy” would accept the terms for Britain’s future relationship with the EU set out in Theresa May’s Chequers plan, the former Brexit Secretary David Davis has said.

Former Northern Ireland Secretary Shaun Woodward: Jeremy Corbyn would make a 'better leader' than Theresa May

Former Northern Ireland Secretary Shaun Woodward: Jeremy Corbyn would make a 'better leader' than Theresa May

Shaun Woodward: Jeremy Corbyn would make a 'better leader' than Theresa May

Former Northern Ireland secretary Shaun Woodward told James Whale he supports Jeremy Corbyn and plans to vote Labour in the next election

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Westminster attacker obsessed over Theresa May and Trump, inquest told

Westminster attacker obsessed over Theresa May and Donald Trump, inquest told

Westminster attacker obsessed over Theresa May and Donald Trump, inquest told

Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood obsessed over “racist and rude” Donald Trump and called Theresa May “a liar”, an inquest has heard.

Theresa May pledges £2bn to housing associations over next 10 years

Theresa May pledges £2bn to housing associations over next 10 years

Theresa May pledges £2bn to housing associations over next 10 years

Prime Minister Theresa May has told housing associations they will be given £2bn worth of investment over the next 10 years, in a bid to ease the house-building crisis.

Michel Barnier says EU wants to 'de-dramatise' Irish border issue

Michel Barnier says EU wants to 'de-dramatise' Irish border issue

Michel Barnier says EU wants to 'de-dramatise' Irish border issue

Chief negotiator Michel Barnier said the EU was working on 'improved' proposals around the Irish border issue

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street has put down claims from Boris Johnson after he said he and others had been “taken in” over the EU’s backstop option.

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

The senior civil servant running Northern Ireland’s public services has said that the region could collapse if there was a no deal Brexit.

The Salisbury suspects’ explanations for their visit could be true, says former British Ambassador

The Salisbury suspects’ explanations for their visit could be true, says former British Ambassador

Salisbury suspects’ explanations could be true, says former British Ambassador

Former British Ambassador Craig Murray has said that the Novichok suspects’ explanations for being in Salisbury could be true.

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Adonis: ‘The Government has been doing Project Fear, not me’

Lord Andrew Adonis has said that Theresa May “has been doing Project Fear” because she wants to scare MPs into voting for her Chequers deal.

News round-up: The week's top stories

News round-up: The week's top stories

News round-up: The week's top stories

In case you missed it, here's our guide to the top news stories over the last week.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

James Cleverly MP on Tory leadership battle: ‘Who would you put your money on? Usain Bolt or Mo Farah?’

James Cleverly MP on Tory leadership battle: ‘Who would you put your money on? Usain Bolt or Mo Farah?’

James Cleverly on Tory leadership battle: ‘It's between Usain Bolt and Mo Farah’

James Cleverly, the Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party asked talkRADIO’s James Whale who he would put money on for a running race, Usain Bolt or Mo Farah to explain why “there is no point now speculating who the best leader is going to be until we know what the challenges are”.

Theresa May to hold cabinet meeting on no-deal Brexit plans

Theresa May to hold cabinet meeting on no-deal Brexit plans

Theresa May to hold cabinet meeting on no-deal Brexit plans

Prime Minister Theresa May will address the cabinet today to discuss plans for a no-deal Brexit, as documents setting out the UK's contingency plans are published

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