Change UK

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Thursday, August 8, 2019

War veteran jailed for 'threatening' tweets to MP Heidi Allen

War veteran jailed for 'threatening' tweets to MP Heidi Allen

A Falklands War veteran has been jailed for 24 weeks for sending “threatening” tweets to former Conservative MP Heidi Allen.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Friday, June 14, 2019

Jo Swinson dismisses Chuka Umunna's tweets lambasting Lib Dems

Jo Swinson dismisses Chuka Umunna's tweets lambasting Lib Dems

The deputy Lib Dem leader has brushed off historic tweets from Chuka Umunna attacking the party.

Chuka Umunna to join Liberal Democrats after quitting Change UK

Chuka Umunna to join Liberal Democrats after quitting Change UK

Labour-turned-Change UK MP Chuka Umunna has announced that he is joining the Liberal Democrats.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Change UK to change name to avoid legal dispute

Change UK to change name again to avoid legal dispute

Change UK to change name again to avoid legal dispute

Change UK has announced it is applying to change its name to avoid legal action.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Lib Dem Layla Moran: Change UK split shows ‘how broken politics is’

Change UK split confirms politics is 'broken'

Change UK split confirms politics is 'broken'

Lib Dem MP Layla Moran has said that the splintering-off of six Change UK MPs from their party shows “how broken politics is”.

Change UK

Lib Dem Christine Jardine: 'I feel bad for Change UK'

Lib Dem Christine Jardine: 'I feel bad for Change UK'

The MP said she feels bad for Change UK after six of its members abandoned the party.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Anna Soubry becomes Change UK leader after six MPs quit

Anna Soubry becomes Change UK leader after six MPs quit

Anna Soubry becomes Change UK leader after six MPs quit

Anna Soubry has become the new leader of Change UK, following the departure of six MPs from the party.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Friday, May 17, 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".

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Heidi Allen

Heidi Allen MP: Tony Blair too 'tarnished' to join Change UK

Heidi Allen MP: Tony Blair too 'tarnished' to join Change UK

The Change UK leader said she would not allow Tony Blair to join her party, claiming he was too "tarnished".

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Mike Gapes

Change UK's Mike Gapes: 'The old parties have failed us'

Change UK's Mike Gapes: 'The old parties have failed us'

The MP for Ilford South called for a "fundamental reform" of Britain's political system.

Friday, April 26, 2019

Friday, April 26, 2019

Change UK

Sarah Wollaston urges public to 'bear with' Change UK

Sarah Wollaston urges public to 'bear with' Change UK

The MP asked people to "bear with" the new party, after two of its candidates were dropped over offensive tweets.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson, the sister of Conservative MP Boris Johnson, has been revealed as MEP candidate for Change UK ahead of the European elections in May.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

The Independent Group

Independent Group may face legal action over name change

Independent Group may face legal action over name change

Campaign group Change.org UK is seeking legal advice over the rebranding of The Independent Group as 'Change UK'. 

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The Independent Group

Heidi Allen MP: I heard 'nothing at all' from government before I resigned

Heidi Allen MP: I heard 'nothing at all' from government before I resigned

The Conservative leadership did "nothing at all" to reach out to Heidi Allen before she resigned this morning, the MP has revealed.