By Angus Randall

Thursday 18 July 2019

Thursday 18 July 2019

Brexit Party ‘would not exist’ without Theresa May

Brexit Party ‘would not exist’ without Theresa May

Brexit Party MEP Martin Daubney said Theresa May could “absolutely” go down in history as Britain’s worst Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson the leader for ‘extraordinary political times’

Boris Johnson the leader for ‘extraordinary political times’

Conservative MP Robert Buckland said the party needs a leader with the “charisma and campaigning ability of Boris Johnson”.

Theresa May turned her farewell speech into ‘a bit of a whinge’

Theresa May turned her farewell speech into ‘a bit of a whinge’

The outgoing Prime Minister has left it too late to complain about the lack of compromise in politics, according to her biographer Rosa Prince.

MPs vote to block suspension of Parliament

MPs vote to block suspension of Parliament

The amendment will make it harder for the next Prime Minister to suspend Parliament to force a no-deal Brexit.

Wednesday 17 July 2019

Wednesday 17 July 2019

Leadership race: What has Boris Johnson promised?

Leadership race: What has Boris Johnson promised?

Boris Johnson has emerged victorious after weeks of campaigning, but what has he promised to change?

Annunziata Rees-Mogg: No Brexit will 'irreparably damage democracy'

Annunziata Rees-Mogg: No Brexit will 'irreparably damage democracy'

The Brexit Party MEP said the next Prime Minister has a "moral obligation" to leave with or without a deal.

House of Representatives condemns Trump’s ‘racist' tweets

House of Representatives condemns Trump’s ‘racist' tweets

House lawmakers have voted to denounce tweets by president Trump telling four congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from.

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

The scientist is one of 67 Labour peers who took out a newspaper advert accusing the Labour Party of welcoming everyone “except Jews”.

Nick Herbert: Johnson must not ‘sweep aside’ Parliament on Brexit

Nick Herbert: Johnson must not ‘sweep aside’ Parliament on Brexit

The Conservative MP said Boris Johnson has made a “big mistake” by failing to rule out suspending Parliament in order to deliver Brexit.

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

He has allowed a “toxic culture” to divide the Labour movement, according to more than 60 Labour peers who have taken out a newspaper ad.

Tuesday 16 July 2019

Tuesday 16 July 2019

Sadiq Khan overrules plans for 'Tulip' skyscraper

Sadiq Khan overrules plans for 'Tulip' skyscraper

The London Mayor has rejected plans for a new tower dubbed the 'Tulip' that would have become the second-tallest building in western Europe.

Boris's condemnation of Trump tweets 'will not hurt trade deal'

Boris's condemnation of Trump tweets 'will not hurt trade deal'

Nigel Evans said Boris Johnson’s criticism of Donald Trump for tweets aimed at four US congresswomen should not hurt any future trade deal.

Jeremy Hunt will fight for a ‘Brexit for everybody’ as PM

Jeremy Hunt will fight for a ‘Brexit for everybody’ as PM

Conservative MP Alistair Burt has said if the Party gets Brexit wrong it will soon face the wrath of voters at a general election.

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour has accused Boris Johnson of launching a “baseless political attack” after he and Jeremy Hunt suggested Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic.

Monday 15 July 2019

Monday 15 July 2019

Sports minister: Britain's sporting victories ‘a real treat'

Sports minister: Britain's sporting victories ‘a real treat'

A massive Sunday of cricket, tennis and racing was “exhilarating” according to sports minister Mims Davies.

Code-breaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

Code-breaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

Alan Turing has been chosen to feature on the new £50 note for his work as a computer scientist and code-breaker during WW2.

Police hunt London rape suspect

Police hunt London rape suspect

Detectives have released footage of a man sought in connection with a series of rapes in north-east London.

Theresa May: Trump tweets 'unacceptable'

Theresa May: Trump tweets 'unacceptable'

She said the language used in the tweets aimed at four congresswomen was "completely unacceptable".

Google and Facebook urged to crack down on fake health news

Google and Facebook urged to crack down on fake health news

Damian Hinds has said technology companies have a big responsibility to curb the spread of health misinformation on the internet.

No-deal Brexit would be a ‘democratic outrage’

No-deal Brexit would be a ‘democratic outrage’

The People’s Vote campaign group has said a no-deal Brexit would “cause huge division and ruptures in our democracy”.

Hunt and Johnson prepare for talkRADIO debate

Hunt and Johnson prepare for talkRADIO debate

Conservative leadership candidates Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are preparing to face off for what’s expected to be the final time.

Friday 12 July 2019

Friday 12 July 2019

Adults born premature more likely to remain virgins

Adults born premature more likely to remain virgins

A study of 4.4 million adults has shown those born premature are twice as likely to never have a sexual relationship.

Hospital gowns retain ‘superbugs’ after being disinfected

Hospital gowns retain ‘superbugs’ after being disinfected

Researchers have called for improved cleaning processes after finding surgical gowns can retain superbugs even after being treated.

Boris Becker collects nearly £700k in memorabilia auction

Boris Becker collects nearly £700k in memorabilia auction

An auction of trophies and memorabilia belonging to former tennis star Boris Becker has earned £687,000.

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