Amber Rudd

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Diane Abbott calls Amber Rudd’s ‘coloured woman’ comment ‘offensive’

Diane Abbott debate: Why is 'coloured' offensive?

Diane Abbott debate: Why is 'coloured' offensive?

Diane Abbott has said it was “offensive” for Amber Rudd to call her a “coloured woman”, after the work and pensions secretary used the phrase during an interview on Thursday.

James Cleverly: ‘It is unfortunate Diane-lovers’ are focusing on ‘coloured’ comment

James Cleverly: ‘It is unfortunate Diane-lovers’ are focusing on ‘coloured’ comment

‘It is unfortunate Diane-lovers’ are focusing on ‘coloured’ comment

The deputy chairman of the Conservative party has said it is “unfortunate that Diane-lovers” are focusing on Amber Rudd’s ‘coloured woman’ comment, when she was addressing the abuse the Labour MP receives.

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘We would do well not to call Amber Rudd a racist’

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘We would do well not to call Amber Rudd a racist’

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘We would do well not to call Amber Rudd a racist’

talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has said Amber Rudd should not be called a “racist” after the Work and Pensions Secretary referred to Diane Abbott as a “coloured woman”.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019

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John McDonnell: Amber Rudd's 'coloured' comments upsetting

John McDonnell: Amber Rudd's 'coloured' comments upsetting

The shadow chancellor revealed he was "shocked" when he heard Amber Rudd refer to Diane Abbott as a "coloured woman" in an interview today.

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Amber Rudd calls Diane Abbott 'coloured' during interview

Amber Rudd calls Diane Abbott 'coloured' during interview

Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has apologised to Diane Abbott after describing her as a "coloured woman".

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Universal Credit staff consider striking over workload after being treated with 'contempt'

Universal Credit staff consider striking over workload after being treated with 'contempt'

Universal Credit staff consider striking after being treated with 'contempt'

Staff working on the government's Universal Credit benefits system are being balloted for strikes in a dispute over workloads and recruitment, saying that they had been treated "with contempt".

Stephen Timms MP calls Amber Rudd a 'breath of fresh air' for admitting Universal Credit's role in food bank use

Stephen Timms MP calls Amber Rudd a 'breath of fresh air' for admitting Universal Credit's role in food bank use

Labour MP praises Amber Rudd for saying Universal Credit fuels food bank use

Stephen Timms, the former shadow work and pensions secretary, said he hoped Amber Rudd could make changes to the Universal Credit system

Friday, January 25, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019

Philip Hammond and Amber Rudd hint they may resign if there's a no deal Brexit

Philip Hammond and Amber Rudd hint they may resign if there's a no deal Brexit

Two members of the Cabinet, Amber Rudd and Philip Hammond, did not rule out resigning if a no deal Brexit went ahead

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Amber Rudd warns Theresa May up to 40 MPs could quit if they can't vote to extend Article 50

Amber Rudd warns Theresa May up to 40 MPs could quit if they can't vote to extend Article 50

Amber Rudd warns Theresa May 40 MPs could quit if they can't vote to extend A50

Work and pensions secretary Amber Rudd has reportedly warned the Prime Minister of possible resignations if MPs can't vote to extend Article 50

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019

AGE UK Director: Amber Rudd has ‘snuck out’ pension changes making some £7k worse off

Age UK Director: Amber Rudd has ‘snuck out’ pension changes making some £7k worse off

Age UK Director: Amber Rudd has ‘snuck out’ changes that lose pensioners £7k

Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK has accused the Work and Pensions Secretary of “sneaking out” changes to pension credits that could leave some £7,000 worse off.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

Child benefit cap: 'Is it fair for your taxes to support other families?' policy expert asks

Child benefit cap: 'Is it fair for your taxes to support other families?' policy expert asks

Child benefit cap: 'Is it fair for your taxes to support other families?'

The director of policy at the Centre for Social Justice says the child benefit cap being scrapped for retrospective claimants is about "fairness" if they had children before the cap was introduced

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Universal Credit: Amber Rudd scraps plans to extend two-child benefits cap

Universal Credit: Amber Rudd scraps plans to extend two-child benefits cap

The work and pensions secretary has scrapped a controversial plan to extend a benefits cap on families with more than two children.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

Stephen Barclay promoted to Brexit Secretary after Dominic Raab resigns over May's EU agreement

Stephen Barclay promoted to Brexit Secretary after Dominic Raab resigns over May's EU agreement

Stephen Barclay promoted to Brexit Secretary

Leave-supporting Stephen Barclay has been promoted to Brexit Secretary from a ministerial role in the Department for Health.

Amber Rudd returns to Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary

Amber Rudd returns to Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary

Amber Rudd returns to Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary

Former Home Secretary Amber Rudd is set to return to the Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary, following the resignation of Esther McVey from the role.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal handling

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal handling

Former Home Office Amber Rudd was failed by her officials during the row over immigration policy that led to her resignation as home secretary.

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

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

BREAKING: Sajid Javid announced as new Home Secretary

Sajid Javid announced as new Home Secretary

Sajid Javid announced as new Home Secretary

Sajid Javid has been appointed following Amber Rudd's resignation.

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

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

She told reporters there were still "discussions to be had" over whether to say in the union following Brexit

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Home Secretary Amber Rudd: government 'still working on' its position

Minister suggests government 'still working on' its position on customs union

Minister suggests government 'still working on' its position on customs union

'Government is an utter car crash', says Lib Dem MP

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Amber Rudd denies seeing analysis claiming police cuts contributed to violent crime rise

Amber Rudd denies seeing analysis claiming police cuts contributed to violent crime rise

Amber Rudd denies seeing analysis claiming police cuts contributed to crime rise

The Home Secretary said she'll do 'whatever it takes' to ensure the streets of Britain are safe

Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

Amber Rudd said 'there will be a time for answers'

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Amber Rudd condemns 'outrageous' chemical attack

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Amber Rudd condemns 'outrageous' chemical attack

Rudd said Skripal and his daughter remain in a 'very serious' condition

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Supporters of Islamic State used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms last year

It is thought Isis supporters are using less well-known areas of the internet to spread their views

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

A horrifying new trend appears to be emerging called upskirting, where people secretly film up women's skirts and later upload the footage online.  Writer Gina Martin fell victim to this during a music festival and since then has been campaigning to make the act illegal, according to the International Business Times.  At the time of the incident the woman was able to take the man's phone but even when police officers saw the image they stated it was not a crime.  Now when incidents like this happen perpetra

Activist Sara Khan to lead new commission for countering extremism

Activist Sara Khan to lead new commission for countering extremism

Sara Khan is a counter-extremism and women's rights activist and is expected to take up the position next month

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Theresa May's reshuffle has gone down rather badly with many people

Critics blast Theresa May after Cabinet reshuffle and tear into 'damaging' Jeremy Hunt

Theresa May blasted by critics after Cabinet reshuffle

Critics attack May for providing nothing more than 'jobs for the boys' and a 'failed rebranding exercise'

David Davis has received plenty of criticism as Brexit Secretary

Cabinet Reshuffle: David Davis keeps Brexit Secretary role

Cabinet Reshuffle: David Davis keeps Brexit Secretary role

Amber Rudd and Philip Hammond also keep their roles

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

National Action - the banned neo-Nazi group who claim 'Hitler was right'

National Action - the banned neo-Nazi group which holds 'Miss Hitler' pageants

National Action - the banned neo-Nazi group which holds 'Miss Hitler' pageants

Four men who are allegedly members of National Action have been arrested on terror offences

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Brexit: European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK

Brexit: European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK

European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK about Brexit

Leaders from the EU member-states are scheduled to meet later on Thursday

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Grant Shapps insists there's 'growing support' for a Tory Party leadership contest

Grant Shapps insists there's 'growing support' for a Tory Party leadership contest

Grant Shapps insists there's 'growing support' for a Tory Party leadership vote

The former Tory Party chairman has been revealed as a ringleader of the plot to oust Theresa May

Theresa May's allies rally to her cause amid reports of ousting plot after Tory Party Conference speech

Theresa May's allies rally to her cause amid reports of coup plot after Tory Party Conference speech

Theresa May's allies rally to her cause amid reports of coup plot

The Prime Minister has been enduring the fallout after her address to the Tory Party Conference suffered troubles

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Brexit: David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson and attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

Brexit: David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson and attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson over article, attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

The MP for Monmouth spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Foreign Secretary's Brexit article over the weekend

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

The Foreign Secretary has been accused of being a 'backseat driver' after an article on Brexit for The Telegraph

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Prevent anti-terror program undermined by spying accusations, says Amber Rudd

Prevent anti-terror program undermined by spying accusations, says Amber Rudd

Prevent anti-terror program undermined by spying accusations, says Amber Rudd

The Home Secretary made clear in The Sun the program was here to stay

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Amber Rudd calls on Silicon Valley tech giants to unite against terrorism

Amber Rudd calls on Silicon Valley tech giants to unite against terror

Amber Rudd calls on Silicon Valley tech giants to unite against terror

The Home Secretary is in California for the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

Brexit: Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

May says free movement will end as soon as Britain leaves the EU in March 2019

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over importing EU workers

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over importing EU workers

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over EU workers

Our host spoke to the representative from the pro-EU thinktank about the Government's plans to bring in consultants on a post-Brexit immigration system

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

The Home Secretary is to bring in experts to devise a new system for immigration after the UK leaves the EU

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Amber Rudd outlines new measures to tackle knife crime

Amber Rudd outlines new measures to tackle knife crime

Amber Rudd outlines new measures to tackle knife crime

The Home Secretary announced the measures on Tuesday

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

In the unlikely event Theresa May resigns, who could lead the party in these uncertain times?

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Private education, police officers and her 'splendid afro' - Diane Abbott's top six gaffes

Private education, police officers and her 'splendid afro' - Diane Abbott's best (or worst) gaffes

Diane Abbott's best (or worst) gaffes: Cops, schools and her splendid afro

Following yet another car crash interview on Sky News on Monday, what else has the shadow home secretary done?

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn was waiting to see how well the Tories were doing, before annoucing decision on debate', says New European

'Jeremy Corbyn didn't change his mind - he was just waiting for Theresa May', says Paul Mason

'Corbyn didn't change his mind - he was just waiting for Theresa May'

Paul Mason tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that he isn't sure whether Jeremy Corbyn actually changed his decision on the debate

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

'Runaway May is a coward' - Twitter reacts to Theresa May's absence from TV debate

'Runaway May is a coward' - Twitter reacts to Theresa May's absence from TV debate

'Runaway May is a coward' - Twitter reacts to Theresa May's absence from debate

Theresa May will not attend the BBC debate, even though Jeremy Corbyn will appear

Monday, May 29, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017

Abedi was named as the bomber in the aftermath of Monday's atrocity

New image of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi released by police

New image of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi released by police

Abedi seen wearing blue suitcase in picture taken just days before Ariana Grande concert attack

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'

Amber Rudd claims Salman Abedi was know to authorities 'up to a point'

'Amber Rudd fills me with dread': Critics tear into Home Secretary over Salman Abedi

'Amber Rudd fills me with dread': Critics tear into Home Secretary

Rudd criticised for failure to stop Abedi before Manchester Arena terror attack

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Reports claim Twitter has blocked the Government from potential counter-terror sources

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

The Daily Telegraph is claiming the social network has blocked the Government from accessing terrorism-related information

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too', says former counter-terrorism officer

WhatsApp terror row: 'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said intelligence services must be able to access relevant information on encrypted messaging services such as WhatsApp, but some believe this would not be safe

UK to get EU support over WhatsApp debate in the wake of Westminster

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

The UK Government has been fighting to see Khalid Masood's final WhatsApp message, sent minutes before he committed the atrocity

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to understand risks of opening up encryption', says tech specialist Tom Cheesewright

Whatsapp Terror Row: 'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

Tech specialist Tom Cheesewright spoke to James Max about the risks the Home Secretary is creating if security services are able to bypass WhatsApp encryption

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Amber Rudd 'hate incident' shows 'establishment has lost the plot', says editor

Amber Rudd hate speech row is a stalinist nightmare, says Spiked editor

Amber Rudd hate speech row is a stalinist nightmare, says Spiked editor

Brendan O'Neill, the editor of Spiked Online, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after West Midlands Police said the Home Secretary's speech at last year's Conservative party conference is being treated as a hate incident

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

'We need to find out whether politicians are using hate speech in order to gain support', says professor

'We must find out whether politicians are using hate speech to gain support for Brexit', says professor

'We need to find out whether politicians are using hate speech'

West Midlands Police have said they are treating a speech made by Amber Rudd last year at the Conservative Party conference as a “hate incident,” after a complaint was made by Professor Joshua Silver

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

'Politicians and the media label everyone who highlights any negative aspect of Islam at the same level', says political activist Tommy Robinson

Hardline Islam is much bigger theat to Britain than neo-Nazis, says former EDL leader

Former EDL leader hits out at media for treatment of Islam critics

The far-right group National Action is to be banned under UK terrorism laws, after an order was made in Parliament to proscribe the group

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

'The Home Secretary's desperately reaching for answers' with NHS passport scheme, says Caroline Flint MP

'The Home Secretary is desperately reaching for answers' with NHS passport scheme, says Caroline Flint MP

NHS: 'Home Secretary's desperately reaching for answers' with passport scheme

The MP for Don Valley claimed she wasn't sure if showing passports to receive NHS treatment was the best idea

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Lauri Love: 'Extradition treaty is unbalanced because they don't need evidence'

Lauri Love exclusive: 'In America I'd die in detention - that's not right'

Lauri Love exclusive: 'In America I'd die in detention - that's not right'

The 31-year-old spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the cybercrime charges he faces in the United States

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