By Angus Randall

Thursday 25 July 2019

Thursday 25 July 2019

SNP's Ian Blackford dubs Boris Johnson UK's 'last Prime Minister'

SNP's Ian Blackford dubs Boris Johnson UK's 'last Prime Minister'

Ian Blackford has branded Boris Johnson the “last Prime Minister of the UK” in Mr Johnson’s first Prime Minister’s Questions as leader.

Court reveals identity of Wolverhampton teenage murderer

Court reveals identity of Wolverhampton teenage murderer

The identity of a teenager who raped and murdered a 14-year-old girl has been revealed after a court ruling.

Deadly heatwave could reach record-breaking 39 degrees

Deadly heatwave could reach record-breaking 39 degrees

The heatwave has continued to smash records, with a record July temperature of 38.1 degrees being reached at Cambridge.

Jo Swinson urges Corbyn to launch no-confidence vote in PM

Jo Swinson urges Corbyn to launch no-confidence vote in PM

The Liberal Democrat leader has called on Jeremy Corbyn to table a no-confidence motion in Boris Johnson.

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Femi Oluwole: 'I won't apologise to Richard Tice'

Femi Oluwole: 'I won't apologise to Richard Tice'

The remainer activist has refused to back down after Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice threatened to sue him over a tweet.

Sadiq Khan wins battle with minicabs over congestion charge

Sadiq Khan wins battle with minicabs over congestion charge

The High Court ruled London's congestion charge did not discriminate against black and minority minicab drivers.

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Mark Francois warns Tory MPs stop trying to ‘frustrate Brexit’

Mark Francois warns Tory MPs stop trying to ‘frustrate Brexit’

He has urged Conservative remainers to stop fighting the party’s efforts to deliver Brexit once Boris Johnson takes power.

Brexit Party chair Richard Tice set to sue Femi Oluwole

Brexit Party chair Richard Tice set to sue Femi Oluwole

Richard Tice is threatening legal action, after Mr Oluwole accused him of founding “an overtly anti-Jewish organisation”.

Monday 22 July 2019

Monday 22 July 2019

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

The Labour leader has set-out measures to speed up the disciplinary process in cases of antisemitism inside the Party.

‘Door is open’ for disaffected Labour and Tory MPs to join Lib Dems

‘Door is open’ for disaffected Labour and Tory MPs to join Lib Dems

Layla Moran said new Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson is leaving the door open to any disgruntled MPs who wish to defect to the party.

James Goddard avoids jail for calling MP Anna Soubry a ‘Nazi’

James Goddard avoids jail for calling MP Anna Soubry a ‘Nazi’

The pro-Brexit activist was handed a suspended prison sentence and banned from travelling near Parliament for verbally abusing MP Anna Soubry.

Jo Swinson slams Boris Johnson in Lib Dem victory speech

Jo Swinson slams Boris Johnson in Lib Dem victory speech

She won the Liberal Democrat leadership race in a landslide, defeating Sir Ed Davey by nearly 20,000 votes.

Paedophile Carl Beech lied over fake VIP child abuse ring

Paedophile Carl Beech lied over fake VIP child abuse ring

A man who falsely claimed there was a Westminster paedophile ring has been found guilty of fraud and perverting the course of justice.

Gloucester teen tried to buy gun to carry out ‘lethal killing spree’

Gloucester teen tried to buy gun to carry out ‘lethal killing spree’

A teenager obsessed with mass shootings has been convicted of attempting to buy a gun and ammunition.

Heatwave health warning as London set to hit 35 degrees

Heatwave health warning as London set to hit 35 degrees

Health experts have urged people to take care of themselves and their loved ones as a heatwave takes hold across southern England.

Conservative MP Charlie Elphicke charged with sexual assault

Conservative MP Charlie Elphicke charged with sexual assault

The Dover MP has been charged with sexually assaulting two women and will appear in court in September.

Friday 19 July 2019

Friday 19 July 2019

Sajid Javid praises Nigel Farage in anti-extremism speech

Sajid Javid praises Nigel Farage in anti-extremism speech

The Home Secretary singled out the Brexit Party leader in a speech unveiling his plans to tackle extremism.

Crash during Stevenage car meet leaves 17 injured

Crash during Stevenage car meet leaves 17 injured

Seventeen people are being treated for injuries after two vehicles collided and then careened into a crowd during a car meet-up.

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

The former Labour chairman said unless Jeremy Corbyn stands down as leader the party will be “trashed” at the next election.

Government rebels should step down, urges MP

Government rebels should step down, urges MP

Robert Jenrick urged ministers who chose not to vote with the government on a bill aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit to step down.

Drivers not wearing seatbelt could lose their licence

Drivers not wearing seatbelt could lose their licence

Drivers who refuse to buckle up could be handed penalty points in addition to a fine as part of a suite of tougher punishments.

Theresa May delivers £2 billion pay rise for public sector staff

Theresa May delivers £2 billion pay rise for public sector staff

Teachers and police officers are among those who can expect a pay rise in one of Theresa May’s final moves as Prime Minister.

Thursday 18 July 2019

Thursday 18 July 2019

Leadership race: What has Jeremy Hunt promised?

Leadership race: What has Jeremy Hunt promised?

As the leadership race draws to a close, we look at what Mr Hunt has promised the public in his campaign to become Prime Minister.

Rod Liddle: 'No way Boris Johnson can improve Brexit deal'

Rod Liddle: 'No way Boris Johnson can improve Brexit deal'

Columnist Rod Liddle has accused Boris Johnson of failing to offer anything new on Brexit should he win the leadership race.

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