Theresa May

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crew member

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crew member

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crewman

Peter Dielhenn was a trainee baker aboard the Windrush and says that Amber Rudd was 'in the firing line' when the scandal came to light

Government passes key Brexit bill

Government passes key Brexit bill

Theresa May's flagship Brexit bill has cleared its final parliamentary hurdle after she avoided a backbench rebellion with an eleventh hour concession to pro-EU Tories.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman allegedly planned a suicide attack on Parliament and hoped to kill the Prime Minister. He denies the charges

Monday, June 18, 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018

Tax increases will boost NHS funding alongside 'Brexit dividend', says Theresa May

Tax increases will boost NHS funding alongside 'Brexit dividend', says PM

Taxpayers will contribute more to the NHS in a "fair and balanced way" Theresa May said, as well as pledging improvements to mental health services

Theresa May to outline extra '£384 million a week' NHS funding

Theresa May to outline extra '£384 million a week' NHS funding

The Prime Minister will use an address in London on Monday to outline how spending on the health service will grow by £384 million a week in real terms by 2024.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission trying to derail Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission are intended to derail Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission trying to derail Brexit

Brexiteers Iain Duncan Smith and Jacob Rees-Mogg told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the European Commission should not be involved in "domestic politics"

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Exclusive: Theresa May 'did not consult council before promising to rehome Grenfell victims in three weeks'

Exclusive: Theresa May 'did not consult council before promising to rehome Grenfell victims in three weeks'

Exclusive: PM 'didn't consult council on Grenfell three-week rehoming promise'

Labour councillor Robert Atkinson says the then-leader of the council said 'I don't know' when he asked how everyone would be rehomed within three weeks

Brexit votes: Compromising with Remainers shows 'tyranny of parliament', says Lord Digby Jones

Brexit votes: Compromising with Remainers shows 'tyranny of parliament', says Lord Digby Jones

Brexit votes: Compromising with Remainers shows 'tyranny of parliament'

Lord Digby Jones says the UK could become a 'vassal state' to Brussels if amendments to the Brexit bill are passed

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Conservative minister Phillip Lee resigns over Brexit policy

Conservative minister Phillip Lee resigns over Brexit policy

Remain-supporting Phillip Lee quit as justice minister, saying "if Brexit is worth doing, then it is certainly worth doing well" and it is "irresponsible to proceed as we are".

Brexit bill returns to Commons as Theresa May warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

Brexit bill returns to Commons as Theresa May warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

Brexit bill returns to Commons, PM warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

The EU (Withdrawal) bill returns to Commons for crunch votes on amendments tabled by the Lords - and Jeremy Corbyn has some changes of his own

Friday, June 8, 2018

Friday, June 8, 2018

Theresa May will not hold formal meeting with Donald Trump at G7 summit

Theresa May will not hold formal meeting with Donald Trump at G7 summit

The British Prime Minister will have formal meetings with the leads of all the G7 countries except the US President.

Boris Johnson has warned of a Brexit 'meltdown'

Boris Johnson has warned of a Brexit 'meltdown'

In unguarded comments at a private dinner, the Foreign Secretary also said Donald Trump could deliver a better Brexit deal.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Ministers meet for Brexit 'backstop' showdown

Ministers meet for Brexit 'backstop' showdown

Theresa May is battling for Government unity on her backstop proposals for the Irish border as the Brexit war Cabinet meets.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018

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Theresa May and steel industry body to fight Donald Trump's trade tariffs

Theresa May and steel industry body to fight Donald Trump's trade tariffs

The Prime Minister told President Donald Trump his tariffs were "disappointing"

Friday, June 1, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Donald Trump's trade tariffs could threaten post-Brexit deals

Donald Trump's trade tariffs could threaten post-Brexit deals

Donald Trump's trade tariffs could threaten post-Brexit deals

Donald Trump imposed a 25% tariff on steel and 10% on aluminium, throwing Theresa May's plans for a trade partnership with the US into question

Monday, May 28, 2018

Monday, May 28, 2018

Stella Creasy leads call for Theresa May to act on Northern Irish abortion laws

Stella Creasy leads call for Theresa May to act on Northern Irish abortion laws

Stella Creasy leads call for Theresa May to act on Northern Irish abortion laws

After the Republic of Ireland voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment, MPs are calling for Northern Irish women to have access to abortion

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

PM's LGBT Action Plan is not enough to tackle hate crime, says Dawn Butler MP

Theresa May will release an LGBT Action Plan this summer intended to improve the lives of LGBT people in the UK, but Labour's Dawn Butler slammed the plans

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

AI used in the fight for cancer prevention, Theresa May to say

AI used in the fight for cancer prevention, Theresa May to say

Medical records, along with information about patients' habits and genetics, will be cross-referenced with national data to spot those at an early stage of cancer.

Boris Johnson urges Leave camp to give PM 'time and space' on customs union

Boris Johnson urges Leave camp to give PM 'time and space' on customs union

The Foreign Secretary has called on Brexiteers to allow Theresa May time to negotiate a deal that delivers her promise to take Britain out of the customs union and single market.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018

'The United Kingdom will be leaving the customs union', says PM Theresa May

'The United Kingdom will be leaving the customs union', says PM Theresa May

The Prime Minister made the announcement after arriving in at the EU Western Balkans summit in Sofia.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Protests staged at Downing Street as PM prepares to meet Turkish president

Protests staged at Downing Street as Theresa May prepares to meet Turkish president

Protests staged at Downing Street as PM prepares to meet Turkish president

Theresa May will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and says she will raise human rights issues with him

Friday, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Government announces £50m grammar school expansion plans

Government announces £50m grammar school expansion plans

Government announces £50m grammar school expansion plans

The new policy will see £50 million in funding being given to the UK's 163 grammar schools if they want to take in more pupils

Theresa May apologises after 'appalling treatment' of Abdul Hakim Belhaj

Theresa May apologises after 'appalling treatment' of Abdul Hakim Belhaj

The Libyan dissident has accepted an apology from the British government.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Lords should not be trying to 'rewrite' Brexit bill, says Iain Duncan Smith

Lords should not be trying to 'rewrite' Brexit bill, says Iain Duncan Smith

Lords should not be trying to 'rewrite' Brexit bill, says Iain Duncan Smith

The former Conservative leader says the intention was always to sever all ties with the EU and the Lords should not be involved

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

NSPCC urges PM to act as '150 children a day denied mental health help'

NSPCC urges PM to act as '150 children a day denied mental health help'

NSPCC urges PM to act as '150 children a day denied mental health help'

The NSPCC has written to the Prime Minister to urge her to speed up improvements to child mental health services

Theresa May suffers further Brexit defeats from the House of Lords

Theresa May suffers further Brexit defeats from the House of Lords

Theresa May suffers further Brexit defeats from the House of Lords

The Lords backed further amendments to the Brexit withdrawal bill, meaning it'll go to a vote in the House of Commons.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018

Local elections: Theresa May not "an electoral failure", says pollster

Local elections: Theresa May not 'an electoral failure', says pollster

Local elections: Theresa May not 'an electoral failure', says pollster

Michael Turner of polling company BMG Research said that the local Conservative wins show Windrush and Brexit haven't completely damaged May's reputation

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018

The customs union is a key part of Brexit – but what is it?

The customs union is a key part of Brexit – but what is it?

The customs union is a key part of Brexit – but what is it?

A breakdown of what the EU customs union involves, and what knock-on effect leaving it would have on the UK

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

House of Lords vetoes a 'no deal' Brexit

House of Lords vetoes a 'no deal' Brexit

A third defeat in Parliament has seen the House of Lords back amendments to the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

Alan Johnson and Charles Clarke criticise Theresa May for scrapping the ID card scheme

Amber Rudd resigns: does the UK need a dedicated 'immigration department'?

Amber Rudd resigns: does the UK need a dedicated 'immigration department'?

Amber Rudd resigns: does the UK need a dedicated 'immigration department'?

As the Home Secretary steps down, political expert Scott Lucas says the UK's immigration policy urgently needs overhauling

Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Donald Trump, who faces protests from critics when he visits the UK in July

Donald Trump 'expected to meet Queen' during visit to UK in July

Donald Trump 'expected to meet Queen' during visit to UK in July

Further details of the visit to be set out 'in due course', says Downing Street

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

A non-binding debate in the House of Commons was proposed by MPs with concerns about the current plans

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Donald Trump 'to visit the UK in July'

Donald Trump 'to visit the UK in July'

Donald Trump 'to visit the UK in July'

The US president was due to visit in February to open the US Embassy, but cancelled his visit

Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: : 'There are a few cave-dwellers in the House of Lords who are committed to opposing Brexit.'

'Cave-dwellers in the House of Lords committed to opposing Brexit', says Rees-Mogg

'Cave-dwellers in the Lords committed to opposing Brexit', says Rees-Mogg

Customs union 'a means to stop Brexit' and peers voted 'to protect vested interests'

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The prime minister and president Xi discussed Syria and the Salisbury nerve agent attack

Theresa May discusses Syria strikes with China's president Xi

Theresa May discusses Syria strikes with China's president Xi

China one of just three members of UN Security Council to vote for resolution condemning the strikes

The liner 'Empire Windrush'

Some ministers saw immigration policy as 'almost reminiscent of Nazi Germany'

Immigration policy 'almost reminiscent of Nazi Germany'

'A very contested piece of legislation across government departments', says peer

Membership of a customs union is a key Brexit issue

Commons showdown looms as government suffers double defeat on Brexit legislation

Commons showdown looms as government suffers double defeat on Brexit legislation

'Theresa May must listen to the growing chorus of voices and rethink her approach,' says Shadow Brexit Secretary

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

De La Rue has said it will not contest the Government's controversial decision to choose a Franco-Dutch company

British company drops blue passport contract appeal

British company drops blue passport contract appeal

De La Rue, the current passport provider, said that it had "considered all the options", but would not challenge the move

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Theresa May wants to help a million girls living in developing Commonwealth nations go to school for longer

Government pledges £212m to help education of girls in Commonwealth

Government pledges £212m to help education of girls in Commonwealth

Theresa May wants to help a million girls living in developing Commonwealth nations go to school for longer

Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa May will again clash on the merits of taking military action in Syria

MPs to hold second emergency debate on Syria

MPs to hold second emergency debate on Syria

The Commons Speaker has granted Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a debate with Theresa May on British military action this afternoon

The move came amid anger that people who've lived in Britain since they were schoolchildren were now being denied access to healthcare and threatened with deportation

May to meet Caribbean leaders after 'appalling' treatment of Windrush generation

May to meet Caribbean leaders after 'appalling' treatment of Windrush generation

'some of the ways they have been treated has been wrong, and I am sorry,' said Mrs May

Monday, April 16, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

George delivers with another memorable podcast

Johnson insisted the strikes - co-ordinated with action by the United States and France - would send a warning to Syria

Boris Johnson: Syria strikes 'right for the world'

Boris Johnson: Syria strikes 'right for the world'

Johnson added that the Syrian war will go on, despite the latest strikes

'No doubt @gregwebsteruk thought it amusing to call for my beheading on this thread. I do not' said Ms Abbott

Diane Abbott reports light sabre 'beheading' tweet to Met Police

Diane Abbott reports light sabre 'beheading' tweet to Met Police

The Shadow Home Secretary has been a frequent victim of abuse on social media

Friday, April 13, 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 16

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 16

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 16

Reunited and it feels so good!

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The prime minister has summoned ministers to No.10 for an emergency Cabinet meeting

May to chair emergency Cabinet meeting on Syria 'chemical attack'

May to chair emergency Cabinet meeting on Syria 'chemical attack'

Prime minister summons ministers to No.10 amid calls for Parliamentary vote on any military action

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during a visit to Edinburgh Castle earlier this year

Political leaders snubbed as Harry and Meghan recognise ordinary heroes

Political leaders snubbed as Harry and Meghan recognise ordinary heroes

May, Trump, Corbyn and Obama will all miss the May 19 royal wedding

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Theresa May announces £75 million fund for prostate cancer research

Theresa May announces £75 million fund for prostate cancer research

Theresa May announces £75 million fund for prostate cancer research

The prime minister visited Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign', says former police officer

'Theresa May has blood on her hands and should deal with violence or resign'

Former police officer Peter Kirkham claims Theresa May was warned police cuts would lead to a rise in violence

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

May claims "major injustices still hold too many women back"

May vows to tackle 'burning injustice' of gender pay gap

May vows to tackle 'burning injustice' of gender pay gap

The Prime Minister used an article in The Telegraph to compare the pay gap to the women's suffrage campaign a century ago

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018

The signing went 'right to the wire' according to our presenter

'Just get a bloody pen!' – Katie Perrior on signing of Article 50

'Just get a bloody pen!' – Katie Perrior on signing of Article 50

Our presenter had to call the shots when it came to getting the document inked

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'Jeremy Corbyn ran rings round Theresa May' - Prime Minister criticised for response to mental heath at PMQs

'Jeremy Corbyn ran rings round Theresa May' - PM criticised over mental heath services

Theresa May criticised for response to mental heath at PMQs

Theresa May was asked about mental health services by Jeremy Corbyn

Government announces boost to security as Islamist terrorism threat may increase There

Government announces boost to security in face of terrorism threat

Government announces boost to security in face of terrorism threat

Theresa May has warned Britain's enemies that they should be in no doubt the 'every capability at our disposal' will be used to defeat them

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs performance

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs performance

'Theresa May looking genuinely rattled' - Jeremy Corbyn praised for PMQs

The Labour leader asked Theresa May about the collapse of Northamptonshire county council

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