Conservative Party

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Government 'always dismissed me a funny old fart,' Lord Heseltine tells Julia Hartley-Brewer

Lord Heseltine says 'Theresa May and the Daily Mail will dismiss me as a funny old fart' over Brexit

Lord Heseltine says 'Theresa May will dismiss me as a funny old fart'

The Tory peer, who has been sacked from his advisor position to the Government, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer in the wake of his rebellion over Brexit

Lord Heseltine removed from Government advisor position after Brexit House of Lords vote rebellion

Lord Heseltine sacked by Theresa May after House of Lords Brexit rebellion

Lord Heseltine sacked by Theresa May after House of Lords Brexit rebellion

The Tory peer backed an amendment to give Parliament a meaningful vote over the terms of the final deal

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

William Haque calls for Theresa May to hold early election, blasts Jeremy Corbyn

Theresa May urged to hold early election - before Labour replace Jeremy Corbyn with someone better

William Hague calls for Theresa May to hold early election, blasts Jeremy Corbyn

The former Foreign Secretary insisted the Prime Minister should hold the election as he argues she needs a bigger majority in the Commons to implement Brexit

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Sir Bill Cash: 'I'd be happy to see Douglas Carswell back with the Tories'

Sir Bill Cash: 'I'd be happy to see Douglas Carswell back with the Tories'

Sir Bill Cash: 'I'd be happy to see Douglas Carswell back with the Tories'

The MP for Stone made it clear Carswell would be welcomed back into the fold, despite his 2014 defection to UKIP

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Government Ministers seek to overturn House of Lords demand after first bill defeat

Government ministers vow to overturn Brexit defeat in Lords

Government ministers vow to overturn Brexit defeat in Lords

The Lords defied Theresa May over an opposition amendment to guarantee the rights of EU nationals

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

UKIP MP Douglas Carswell claimed to be in secret discussions to rejoin the Conservative party

UKIP MP Douglas Carswell 'in secret discussions to defect to Tories'

UKIP MP Douglas Carswell 'in secret discussions to defect to Tories'

The party's only MP has reportedly spoken to Conservative MPs over a move back to Theresa May's party

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

George Galloway deals with a disgruntled caller on his show

George Galloway deals with a disgruntled caller on his show

George Galloway deals with a disgruntled caller on his show

Our host was speaking to Mark from Liverpool, who had a bit of a gripe with him about the situation of the Labour Party situation

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott following leaked text messages

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott in leaked texts

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott

An exchange of texts about the shadow home secretary was leaked to the Mail on Sunday yesterday

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

'Debate the Brexit bill, but don't frustrate the will of the people', says Iain Duncan Smith MP

Article 50 bill: The Lords can debate but they mustn't frustrate, says Iain Duncan Smith

Iain Duncan Smith tells Lords: 'Debate, but don't frustrate'

The Tory grandee and former minister spoke to Paul Ross after the article 50 bill passed its final vote in the House of Commons

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Brexit is 'a serious risk', says Dominic Grieve MP ahead of final Article 50 bill vote

Brexit: Remainer Dominic Grieve MP claims victory on 'take it or leave it' concession

Remain MP Dominic Grieve claims victory on 'take it or leave it' concession

The MP for Beaconsfield and former attorney general said the country needs 'good governance' ahead the negotiations

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Brexit bill: 'The people gave their verdict, Parliament must give Theresa May right to trigger Article 50,' says former Vote Leave CEO

Tories are united on Brexit - Europe's now Labour's problem, says former Vote Leave CEO

'Conservatives are united, it's now the Labour Party who are divided on Europe'

Matthew Elliot, a senior fellow at the Legatum Institute thinktank and former Vote Leave CEO, insisted the Brexit vote has to be upheld despite growing tension in the Labour Party

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Brexit White Paper - What does it actually mean?

Brexit White Paper - What exactly will it contain?

Brexit White Paper - What does it actually mean?

Theresa May has promised there will be a White Paper outlining the Government's Brexit plans. But what sort of detail - and how much - will he included in the document?

Brexit: Labour threatens 'hand-to-hand combat' with Government to have final say

Brexit: Labour threatens 'hand-to-hand combat' with Government over Article 50

Labour promises 'hand-to-hand combat' over Article 50

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry issued the warning during an interview on BBC Newsnight

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Labour, Liberal Democrats and the SNP call on the government after the Supreme Court Brexit decision

Supreme Court Brexit ruling: SNP, Labour promise to amend Article 50 bill while Lib Dems threaten to vote against

Labour, SNP vow to amend Brexit bill while Lib Dems threaten to vote against

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Brexit process cannot begin without a vote in Parliament and so Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the SNP have responded to the decision

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Britain's most senior judges will reveal whether Theresa May has the formal power to trigger Article 50 and begin negotiations with the European Union

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Today's Prime Minister's Questions was especially key, coming one day after Theresa May unveiled her priorities for Brexit

EU figures distance themselves from idea of 'punitive' Brexit deal

Czech minister says Amber Rudd migrant speech makes him 'worried' about Brexit

Czech minister says his country is "worried" by Brexit and Amber Rudd speech

Theresa May said it would an act of 'calamitous self-harm' if the EU aimed to punish the UK for leaving the union

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

'If you deliberately starve the NHS of funds, you're responsible for killing people', says George Galloway

'The Tories are killing people': George Galloway blasts NHS crisis

'The Tories are killing people': George Galloway blasts NHS crisis

Our presenter agreed with a caller who shared the view the Conservative Party were incapable of running public services

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 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Labour party has 'unique position in British politics' because of fundraising, caller tells George Galloway

Blairite Progress faction doesn't have Labour's best interests at heart, says George Galloway

Blairites don't have Labour's interests at heart - George Galloway

Galloway made the comments while chatting to a caller about Jeremy Corbyn

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

'It's time for a general election' - George Galloway blasts Tory government

Tory Government deserves to be booted out for Southern Rail shambles, says George Galloway

Tories deserve to be booted out for Southern shambles, says George Galloway

Our host called for a general election in response to the government's handling of the Southern Rail Strike

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

SNP’s Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

SNP’s Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash

The SNP MP for Fife North East engaged in a fiery debate with Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Labour were trying to stimulate a row amongst Conservatives, and that backfired spectacularly', says MP James Cleverly

Brexit motion: Labour tried to split the Tories but their plan backfired spectacularly, says MP James Cleverly

'Labour were trying to cause a row amongst Conservatives, and that backfired'

Yesterday 461 MPs voted to back Theresa May's timetable for Brexit and trigger Article 50 by the end of March next year

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

The party has been heavily criticised for agreeing to vote to trigger Article 50 if Theresa May laid out her plan for Brexit, after the vote passed by a majority in the House of Commons yesterday

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Twitter praises Emily Thornberry over PMQ performance

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film': Twitter reacts to PMQs

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film'

The Shadow Foreign Secretary stood in for Jeremy Corbyn, while David Lidington stood in for Theresa May

David Davis to face calls in Parliament to reveal details of Brexit plan

David Davis 'to face calls in Parliament to reveal full extent of Brexit plan'

David Davis 'to face calls in Parliament to reveal full extent of Brexit plan'

The Prime Minister has said she will reveal her plan to avoid a revolt of up to 40 Conservative MPs

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Sir John Major delivers Brexit warning against 'tyranny of the majority'

Sir John Major delivers Brexit warning against 'tyranny of the majority'

Sir John Major delivers Brexit warning against 'tyranny of the majority'

The former PM claimed there was a 'perfectly credible case' for a second referendum

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Autumn Statement: Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond for 'economic doom and gloom' after Brexit costs

Autumn Statement: Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond's 'doom and gloom' over Brexit costs

Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond for 'doom and gloom' over Brexit costs

The Chancellor revealed the country's economy is to lose roughly £60 billion over the next five years as a result of the leave vote

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

John McDonnell tape was 'depressing, but not surprising', says Jamie Reed MP

John McDonnell 'let's kick off' video was depressing, but not surprising, says Jamie Reed MP

John McDonnell 'let's kick off' video depressing, but not surprising, says MP

A video of the Shadow Chancellor inciting left-wing activists to protest against Labour MPs has led to a strong backlash against him

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Reactions to the High Court ruling negative among prominent leave campaigners

Article 50 High Court verdict: Arron Banks and Nigel Farage blast verdict - while Boris Johnson says nothing

Brexit backers condemn 'betrayal' after Article 50 High Court verdict

The High Court ruled that the government cannot trigger Article 50 without Parliamentary approval

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

'Keith Vaz was voted on the justice committee to prove a point of principle', says Andrew Bridgen

Keith Vaz has no place in British politics, says opponent Andrew Bridgen

Scandal-hit MP Keith Vaz 'has no place in British politics'

Keith Vaz has been voted onto the justice committee despite calls to vote against him after allegations he paid for two male sex workers

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen compares the Conservatives to Hitler in article on refugees

Lily Allen has published an essay on Vice to defend her stance on the migrant crisis

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

'The Tory Party is likely to fracture by 2020', says Norman Lamb as MPs call for Vote Leave's NHS promise to be upheld

Boris Johnson and the Brexit liars must be held to account, says MP Norman Lamb

Boris Johnson and the Brexit liars must be held to account, says MP Norman Lamb

Lamb was one of 41 MPs who signed a letter calling for the government to uphold Vote Leave's claim that £350 million more can be spent on the NHS each week

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Tories hold Cameron’s old Witney seat while former Corrie actor succeeds Jo Cox

Tories hold Cameron’s old Witney seat while former Corrie actor succeeds Jo Cox

Tories hold Cameron’s old Witney seat while former Corrie actor succeeds Jo Cox

New Batley and Spen MP Tracy Brabin heckled by far-right supporters during victory speech

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tory MP aide arrested over parliament rape allegations

Tory MP aide Sam Armstrong held over Parliament rape allegations

Tory MP aide held over Parliament rape allegations

Sam Armstrong, chief of staff to South Thanet MP Craig Mackinlay, was arrested last week on suspicion of raping a woman in an office on the Parliamentary estate

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Jeremy Corbyn ally tells George Galloway 'purged' supporters should be welcomed back

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon hits out at 'coup' against Corbyn and says party is now ready to capitalise on Brexit

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

'Theresa May's combination of ideas might work for us', says Nick de Bois

'Theresa May doesn't have an ideology, she has a mission' says former Tory MP Nick de Bois

'Theresa May doesn't have an ideology, she has a mission' says former Tory MP

Former MP praised Mrs May's hour-long speech yesterday at the Conservative Party Conference

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of rebranding the Tories into UKIP after speech

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of turning the Tories into Ukip

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of turning the Tories into Ukip

Ukip may be in crisis, but Farage claims the party has 'changed the entire gravity of British politics'

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

The former Strictly star and Conservative politician spoke to James Max

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims campaigner John Rees

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims movement backing Jeremy Corbyn

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims pro-Corbyn campaign group

Rees organised a protest outside the Tory Party Conference in Birmingham yesterday

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Brexit: 'I think people should vote, but what they should vote on is the deal', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Lib Dem leader believes the public should be entitled to vote on the Brexit deal, and if it is rejected Brexit process should be stopped

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' to Brexit, says journalist

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Dave Hill explained his view on the Foreign Secretary's position after Sir Alan Duncan claimed he didn't want to leave the EU

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Brexit: 'The absence of leadership from the Prime Minister is astonishing', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Brexit: 'The absence of leadership from Theresa May is astonishing', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron lays into Theresa May over Brexit

Leader of the Liberal Democrats Tim Farron criticised Theresa May for her handling of Brexit during the Liberal Democrats' annual conference

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Ukip: 'There are people in that party who are in it for themselves', says Alexandra Phillips who has defected to the Conservatives

Ukip election: Defector Alex Phillips say 'you couldn't run a corner shop the way those bickering amateurs work'

Ukip defector says 'you couldn't run a corner shop the way they run that party'

Former aide to Nigel Farage has hit out at Ukip's 'self-cannibalising' members on day Diane James was elected in succession to Nigel Farage

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Twitter praise Jeremy Corbyn after top PMQs performance

Twitter hails Jeremy Corbyn after top PMQs performance

Twitter hails Jeremy Corbyn after top PMQs performance

The Twitterati also tore into Prime Minister Theresa May for dodging questions

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

The former Prime Minister has stepped down from his role in the Oxfordshire seat, less than three months after losing Brexit vote

'Everything Theresa May has done so far as a Prime Minister has been right', says MP Jacob Rees-Mogg

It's better to have a Remainer negotiating Brexit, says MP Jacob Rees-Mogg

It's better to have a Remainer negotiating Brexit, says MP Jacob Rees-Mogg

Politician and Leave campaigner Jacob Rees-Mogg says he was wrong about Theresa May and that he'd vote for Donald Trump if he were American

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid on back of Brexit

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

The First Minister will hail her proposed referendum as the "biggest ever political listening exercise"

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior doctors will hold five days of industrial action later in September, which is thought to endanger 00,000 operations

Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Miners' pensions: Lawyer Peter Stefanovic calls for a public inquiry into the government's £8billion windfall

Miners' pensions: Lawyer Peter Stefanovic calls for a public inquiry into the government's £8billion windfall

Lawyer Peter Stefanovic calls for a public inquiry into miners' pensions

The government has taken around £8billion from the scheme

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

'It's very undemocratic' - Chair of Labour Leave John Mills blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

'It's very undemocratic' - Chair of Labour Leave, John Mills, blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

Labour Leave Chair, John Mills, blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

Mills claims 'it's completely wrong to go back over the ground again'

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Nigel Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF Theresa May doesn't deliver Brexit

Nigel Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF Theresa May doesn't deliver Brexit

Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF May doesn't deliver Brexit

The former leader of UKIP told talkRADIO he couldn't let down the people he encouraged to vote Leave

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Greater London GP slams the Conservative Party's 'stealth' privatisation of the National Health Service

Owen Smith NHS privatisation claims backed by prominent doctor

Owen Smith NHS privatisation claims backed by prominent doctor

GP and author Youssef El-Gingihy claims the government has strived to privatise the NHS by 'stealth' but says this plan has reached its 'endgame'

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

'There would be an overwhelming call for an immediate reform' if the House of Lords blocked Brexit, says MP Nigel Evans

Blocking Brexit would bring "an overwhelming call for reform" of the House of Lords, says MP Nigel Evans

Blocking Brexit would bring "an overwhelming call for reform" of the Lords

Conservative MP Nigel Evans warns of dire consequences following claims from Baroness Wheatcroft that the House of Lords could intentionally delay invoking Article 50 and cause a second EU referendum…

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

'We're utterly incompetent as a country at planning any strategy for our infrastructure', says market commentator

Hinckley Point: Utter necessity, or better off shelved?

Hinckley Point: Utter necessity, or better off shelved?

Within hours of getting the green light from French energy firm EDF, the building of the £18bn Hinckley Point nuclear power station will be delayed by a government review. Who is right?

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