Gavin Williamson

Friday, May 3, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019

Theresa May

Theresa May speaks out about Gavin Williamson sacking

Theresa May speaks out about Gavin Williamson sacking

The Prime Minister said it was a "difficult decision" to sack the former defence secretary.

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the prime minister’s side’

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the Prime Minister’s side’

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the Prime Minister’s side’

The former Director of Communications of Downing Street has said that Gavin Williamson, who was sacked as defence secretary on Wednesday, will be “a thorn in the prime minister’s side”.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Gavin Williamson

Politicians and their unusual pets

Politicians and their unusual pets

Gavin Williamson's sacking has once again brought attention to the story of his pet tarantula, Cronus. But he is not the only politician with an unusual pet...

Theresa May has used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Theresa May used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Theresa May used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Former Tory MP Nick de Bois has claimed that the Prime Minister has used the Huawei leak to her advantage.

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Colonel Bob Stewart has said that allow Chinese company Huawei to bid for contracts for the new 5G network could make the UK “vulnerable to cyber-attack”.

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Sir Gerald Howarth, a former defence minister, has said that the prime minister was more “responsible for damaging national security” than Gavin Williamson who was sacked on Wednesday evening.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Gavin Williamson

Defence secretary Gavin Williamson sacked over Huawei leak

Defence secretary Gavin Williamson sacked over Huawei leak

The cabinet minister was sacked over "compelling evidence" that he was responsible for leaking details from a National Security Council meeting to a newspaper.

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Six British soldiers arrested over sexual assault allegation

Six British soldiers arrested over sexual assault allegation

Six British soldiers arrested over sexual assault allegation

Six British Army soldiers have been arrested over an alleged sexual assault.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

UK should make ‘exception’ to allow commonwealth soldiers to bring families, says Tom Tugendhat MP

UK should make ‘exception’ to allow commonwealth soldiers to bring families, says Tom Tugendhat MP

Tom Tugendhat: UK should make ‘exception’ to allow soldiers to bring families

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat has said the UK government should make an “exception” to allow commonwealth soldiers to bring their wives and children to the UK, as current immigration rules have seen troops take on second jobs to afford the costs.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

UK could seek new military bases around the world after Brexit, says Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

UK could build new military bases around the world after Brexit, says Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

UK could build new military bases abroad after Brexit, says Defence Secretary

The UK could establish new military bases in the Caribbean and Asia as part of a bid to become a "true global player" following Brexit, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has said.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Monday, November 26, 2018

UK will not participate in a European army, says Defence Secretary

UK will not participate in a European army, says Defence Secretary

UK will not participate in a European army, says Defence Secretary

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has dismissed suggestions the UK could join a European army.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Sir Michael Fallon: Boost in defence money welcome as 'threats are rising from Russia'

Sir Michael Fallon: Boost in defence money welcome as 'threats are rising from Russia'

Sir Michael Fallon: Boost in defence money welcome as 'threats are rising'

Former defence secretary Sir Michael Fallon said he hopes to see further increases to the defence budget

Friday, October 26, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

Army

Opening all military roles to women is a 'smokescreen' to hide recruitment issues, claims Colonel Tim Collins

Opening all military roles to women is a 'smokescreen' to hide recruitment issue

A former British Army officer has claimed the defence secretary's announcement that all military roles will be opened up to women is a "smokescreen" for a recruitment issue.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

All military roles open to women, says Defence Secretary

All military roles open to women, says Defence Secretary

All military roles open to women, says Defence Secretary

All roles in the military are now open to women, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Sergei Skripal: Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Sergei Skripal: Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Gavin Williamson is to give his first keynote speech since becoming Secretary of State last year

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

UK blames Russia for last year's NotPetya cyber attack

UK blames Russia for last year's NotPetya cyber attack

UK blames Russia for last year's NotPetya cyber attack

The primary target of the attack was Ukraine but it also affected European and Russian companies

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Chinese state media claims UK sailing in South China Sea is attention-seeking

Chinese state media claims UK foray into South China Sea is just 'attention-seeking'

Chinese state media claims UK foray into South China Sea is 'attention-seeking'

The Global Times has said the UK's Defence Ministry needs to explain the reasoning behind the trip

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Flags, cat selfies and dating in pie shops - we had it all today

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: January 30

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: January 30

Flags, cat selfies and dating in pie shops - we had it all today

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence', says journalist

Gavin Williamson has reportedly asked for EU flags to be replaced with Union Jacks at the Ministry of Defence

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

'A non-entity, a mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in opening rant

'A non-entity, a mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

'A mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Gavin Williamson

Our host commented on the appointment of Gavin Williamson after Sir Michael Fallon resigned over allegations of inappropriate behaviour

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

'Theresa May lacks any capability to be Prime Minister', says David Mellor

The former politician spoke to Paul Ross about the decision to appoint Gavin Williamson as Defence Secretary

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Sir Michael Fallon 'a massive loss for the Conservative Party', says Nadine Dorries MP

Sir Michael Fallon 'a massive loss for the Conservative Party', says Nadine Dorries MP

Michael Fallon 'a massive loss for Conservative Party', says Nadine Dorries MP

The MP for Mid Bedfordshire spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the former Defence Secretary's resignation

Gavin Williamson appointed as new Defence Secretary after Sir Michael Fallon resignation

Gavin Williamson appointed as new Defence Secretary after Sir Michael Fallon resignation

Gavin Williamson appointed as Defence Secretary after Sir Michael Fallon leaves

Williamson, the MP for South Staffordshire, was the former Chief Whip prior to his appointment

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tory MP Anne Marie Morris suspended from party, despite claiming racist remark was unintentional

Partner of 'n-word Tory' Anne Marie Morris also made racist remark during recent election campaign

Partner of 'n-word Tory' also made racist remark two months ago

Roger Kendrick said Britain's education crisis was fuelled by high immigrant birth rates

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Douglas Carswell 'actively seeks to damage UKIP', says Nigel Farage

Douglas Carswell 'actively seeks to damage UKIP', says Nigel Farage

Douglas Carswell 'actively seeks to damage UKIP', says Nigel Farage

The former leader of the Party blasted the MP for Clacton over claims he frustrated chances for Farage to be given an honour

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016