By Samantha King

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Nigel Evans

Senior Tory Nigel Evans will 'push very hard' to overthrow May

Senior Tory Nigel Evans will 'push very hard' to overthrow May

The joint executive secretary of the 1922 Committee said he would be calling for a vote of no confidence in the Prime Minister.

British Steel

British Steel collapse 'bad news for Britain'

British Steel collapse 'bad news for Britain'

The company has been placed into insolvency, putting thousands of jobs at risk.

Nadine Dorries

Boris Johnson the 'only person' who can save the Tory Party

Boris Johnson the 'only person' who can save the Tory Party

Conservative MP Nadine Dorries announced she would be backing Boris Johnson in a leadership contest.

Owen Paterson: 'I hope there'll be a coup against the PM'

Owen Paterson: 'I hope there'll be a coup against the PM'

The Tory MP said it was time for a new Prime Minister and cabinet.

Theresa May

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Theresa May has urged the Labour leader to compromise and back her Brexit deal after the proposals received a hostile response from critics on her own side.

Tuesday 21 May 2019

Tuesday 21 May 2019

Stanley Johnson

Stanley Johnson: 'The Chequers proposal united my family'

Stanley Johnson: 'The Chequers proposal united my family'

The father of Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson revealed his family was divided on the issue of Brexit.

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver 'devastated' as restaurant chains collapse

Jamie Oliver 'devastated' as restaurant chains collapse

The celebrity chef said he is "devastated" that his restaurant group has gone into administration.

Brenton Tarrant

Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

New Zealand police have filed a terrorism charge against the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques.

Nigel Farage milkshake

Nigel Farage milkshake attack: 'When it's me no-one cares'

Nigel Farage milkshake attack: 'When it's me no-one cares'

The Brexit Party leader responds to having a milkshake thrown over him during a vist to Newcastle.

Priti Patel

Priti Patel: 'Not acceptable' for chancellor to rule out no-deal

Priti Patel: 'Not acceptable' for chancellor to rule out no-deal

The Conservative MP slapped down Philip Hammond's claims that a no-deal Brexit would be "damaging".

Chancellor

Brexit briefing: Hammond warns leadership hopefuls against no-deal

Brexit briefing: Hammond warns leadership hopefuls against no-deal

The chancellor is to warn Tory leadership hopefuls against advocating for a "damaging" no-deal Brexit.

Monday 20 May 2019

Monday 20 May 2019

David Henty

Master forger claims to be behind car boot 'Picasso' painting

Master forger claims to be behind car boot 'Picasso' painting

A professional forger has claimed he is the artist behind a car boot sale find, which was thought to be a genuine Picasso painting worth £1 million.

Tommy Robinson event

Police hunting culprits behind disorder at Tommy Robinson event

Police hunting culprits behind disorder at Tommy Robinson event

Greater Manchester Police say they are determined to find those responsible for disorder at a Tommy Robinson political campaign event in Oldham at the weekend.

Matt Hancock

Matt Hancock: My 'time hasn't come yet' to run for Tory leader

Matt Hancock: My 'time hasn't come yet' to run for Tory leader

The health secretary refused to rule out running for leadership of the Conservatives in the future.

Lord Heseltine

Lord Heseltine: 'Tories are entitled to eject me from the party'

Lord Heseltine: 'Tories are entitled to eject me from the party'

The Conservative peer said his party would be "entitled" to kick him out after he pledged his support to the Liberal Democrats.

Andrew Bridgen

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement is a 'surrender document'

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement is a 'surrender document'

Andrew Bridgen has insisted the Prime Minister's Withdrawal Agreement Bill will fail to win the support of MPs.

Theresa May

Brexit briefing: PM promises 'bold' Withdrawal Agreement Bill

Brexit briefing: PM promises 'bold' Withdrawal Agreement Bill

Theresa May is set to begin discussions with senior ministers on her proposed new "bold offer" to MPs in a final attempt to get her Brexit deal through Parliament.

Friday 17 May 2019

Friday 17 May 2019

Anna Soubry

Anna Soubry: Brexit Party is 'Mr Farage's ego trip'

Anna Soubry: Brexit Party is 'Mr Farage's ego trip'

The Change UK member said she didn't think the politician represented the UK "at all".

Mark Francois

Mark Francois 'certain that a Brexiteer' will become Tory leader

Mark Francois 'certain that a Brexiteer' will become Tory leader

The Conservative MP said he would be voting "for a Brexiteer" to take over the party.

Dominic Grieve

Dominic Grieve: I will 'stand on my own' if deselected

Dominic Grieve: I will 'stand on my own' if deselected

The Conservative MP revealed he would be willing to stand as an independent MP in the next general election.

Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa

Brexit briefing: Cross-party Brexit talks to close with no deal

Brexit briefing: Cross-party Brexit talks to close with no deal

Cross-party Brexit talks are set to close with no agreement reached, it has been reported.

Thursday 16 May 2019

Thursday 16 May 2019

Beer

Britons worst in world for binge-drinking, study finds

Britons worst in world for binge-drinking, study finds

Drinkers in the UK get drunk more often than anywhere else in the world, findings from a global survey suggests.

David Gauke

Part-privatisation of probation services to be reversed

Part-privatisation of probation services to be reversed

Supervision of all offenders in England and Wales is being brought back under public control, the justice secretary has announced.

Daniel Hannan

Daniel Hannan: 'Perfectly realistic' that Tories will win no seats

Daniel Hannan: 'Perfectly realistic' that Tories will win no seats

The Conservative MEP candidate said there was a "huge feeling of anger" towards the Prime Minister.

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