Michael Gove

Friday, November 29, 2019

Friday, November 29, 2019

Michael Gove turned away from leaders’ climate change debate

Michael Gove turned away from leaders’ climate change debate

Michael Gove has accused opposition party leaders of a “denial of democracy” after he was refused entry to a leaders’ debate on the climate.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Michael Gove’s Stormzy tweet met with ridicule

Michael Gove’s Stormzy tweet met with ridicule

Michael Gove has responded to criticism of comments he made about rapper Stormzy on talkRADIO by quoting the grime artist on Twitter..

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster has defended "onanism" comments that Boris Johnson is set to make about Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Michael Gove: If Diane Abbott can't back a Corbyn deal, how can we?

Michael Gove: If Diane Abbott can't back a Corbyn deal, how can we?

The cabinet minister slated the Labour leader's Brexit policy, joking that it was "as clear as an apology from Vicky Pollard".

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Boris Johnson v Jeremy Hunt as Michael Gove knocked out

Boris Johnson v Jeremy Hunt as Michael Gove knocked out

Jeremy Hunt has beaten Michael Gove to second place in the final leadership ballot by just two votes.

Sajid Javid knocked out of leadership race ahead of final vote

Sajid Javid knocked out of leadership race ahead of final vote

Sajid Javid has been eliminated from the leadership contest in the first of two votes due today.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

'Momentum' with Michael Gove after third leadership vote

'Momentum' with Michael Gove after third leadership vote

Nicky Morgan said "momentum" is with Michael Gove after he narrowed the gap for second place on Jeremy Hunt.

Rory Stewart eliminated from leadership race

Rory Stewart eliminated from leadership race

Rory Stewart has been knocked out of the leadership race after losing 10 supporters in the third ballot.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Monday, June 10, 2019

Michael Gove showed 'rank hypocrisy' with cocaine confession

Michael Gove showed 'rank hypocrisy' with cocaine confession

Danny Kushlick from the Transform Drug Policy Foundation accused the Tory leadership contender of supporting the "drug war".

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Mark Francois: Gove is 'not a proper Brexiteer'

Mark Francois: Gove is 'not a proper Brexiteer'

The vice-chair of the European Research Group said he "fundamentally disagrees" with Tory leadership contender Michael Gove.

Michael Gove

Brexit: October 31 Brexit deadline 'not fixed date', says Gove

Brexit: October 31 Brexit deadline 'not fixed date', says Gove

The Tory leadership contender said he is "not wedded" to the idea of leaving the EU in October.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Bob Seely: Johnson, Hunt and Gove will be last contenders standing

Bob Seely: Johnson, Hunt and Gove will be last contenders standing

Boris Johnson, Michael Gove and Jeremy Hunt will be the last hopefuls standing in any Tory leadership battle, according to MP Bob Seely.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

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Extinction Rebellion: Talks with Michael Gove 'disappointing'

Extinction Rebellion: Talks with Michael Gove 'disappointing'

Climate change activists have claimed protests will continue following a "disappointing" meeting with Michael Gove.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Former Gove advisor says Brussels could refuse to budge on backstop if MPs don't unite under May

Former Gove advisor says Brussels could refuse to budge on backstop if MPs don't unite under May

Former Gove advisor says EU could refuse to budge on backstop if MPs don't unite

Henry Newman, a former advisor to Michael Gove, told talkRADIO's Mike Graham that tonight's vote could 'give Brussels the excuse' to refuse changes to the backstop if MPs can't agree on a Brexit plan

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

'The EU stopped the UK pumping sewage into the sea', says campaigner urging environmental laws to be adopted before Brexit

'The EU stopped the UK pumping sewage into the sea', says campaigner urging environmental laws to be adopted before Brexit

'The EU stopped the UK pumping sewage into the sea' says campaigner

Friends of the Earth are urging Michael Gove to bring environmental legislation in before Brexit happens

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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Michael Gove targeted with Brexit-themed billboard

Michael Gove targeted with Brexit-themed billboard

An optimistic tweet posted by the Environment Secretary ahead of the EU Referendum has appeared on a billboard in Essex.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Monday, January 14, 2019

Scented candle

Gove's war on scented candles 'ducks the issue' of major causes of air pollution, says Green Party co-leader

Gove's war on scented candles 'ducks the issue' of major causes of air pollution

Green Party co-leader, Jonathan Bartley, has accused Michael Gove's Clean Air Strategy of avoiding the major causes of air pollution, by focusing on scented candles and wood-burning stoves.

Michael Gove to ban most-polluting wood stoves and open fires

Michael Gove to ban most polluting wood stoves and open fires

Michael Gove to ban most polluting wood stoves and open fires

The most polluting log burners and stoves will be banned as part of a strategy to tackle air pollution, the Environment Secretary has announced.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Michael Gove attacks Labour’s Brexit plans in sweary rant

Michael Gove attacks Labour’s Brexit plans in sweary rant

Michael Gove attacks Labour’s Brexit plans in sweary rant

Environment Secretary Michael Gove described the Labour Party’s Brexit plans as “bollocks” during House of Commons debate.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Michael Gove warn a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Michael Gove warns a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Michael Gove warns a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Environment secretary Michael Gove urged support for Theresa May's Brexit deal as he said a no deal exit would impact the UK's farming sector

Monday, December 24, 2018

Monday, December 24, 2018

talkRADIO's best features of 2018, featuring Michael Gove's social media habits, fake Boris Johnson and a toilet

talkRADIO's best features of 2018, featuring Michael Gove's social media habits, fake Boris Johnson and a toilet

talkRADIO's best features of 2018

We look back over some of talkRADIO's favourite features of 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Environment Secretary blocks bid to reintroduce lynx to Britain

Environment Secretary blocks bid to reintroduce lynx to Britain

Environment Secretary blocks bid to reintroduce lynx to Britain

A bid to bring back the lynx, which became extinct in the UK more than 1,000 years ago, has been rejected by the Environment Secretary.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thursday, November 22, 2018

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Game of Goves: Is Michael Gove compatible with Game of Thrones 'soulmate' Tyrion Lannister?

Is Michael Gove compatible with Game of Thrones 'soulmate' Tyrion Lannister?

Michael Gove tweeted that he had been paired with Tyrion Lannister in a 'Who's your Game of Thrones soulmate?' quiz. We look at whether the couple are truly compatible.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

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Michael Gove could lead Brexit if Theresa May 'went under a bus', says Lord Digby Jones

Gove could lead Brexit if Theresa May 'went under a bus', says Lord Digby Jones

If the Prime Minister "went under a bus", Michael Gove could be the leader the UK needs, Lord Digby Jones has claimed.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

Michael Gove: 'I absolutely do have confidence in the Prime Minister'

Michael Gove: 'I absolutely do have confidence in the Prime Minister'

He had been rumoured to be considering his resignation after fellow Cabinet members Dominic Raab and Esther McVey resigned on Thursday. 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Everything you need to know from Theresa May’s conference: From a second EU vote to her cricket hero

Everything you need to know from Theresa May’s conference: From a second EU vote to her cricket hero

Everything you need to know from Theresa May’s conference

Here are the main points from her speech, from whether she will fight a no confidence vote to who was her cricket hero. A round up of the highs and lows of Mrs May’s conference following a turbulent day at Parliament.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Michael Gove with Natasha's parents

Stricter food labelling laws could be in place by next year

Stricter food labelling laws could be in place by next year

Michael Gove says he wants "Natasha's Law" for stricter food labelling to be introduced as early as next summer.

Pret a Manger

Michael Gove to meet with parents of girl who died from allergic reaction to Pret a Manger sandwich

Gove to meet parents of girl who died after allergic reaction to Pret sandwich

Environment secretary Michael Gove will meet with the parents of a teenager who died after an allergic reaction to a Pret a Manger sandwich to discuss changing laws around allergen labelling.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

Michael Gove calls the Labour Party 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove calls the Labour Party 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove calls Labour 'a cocktail of Marxism-Leninism and antisemitism'

Michael Gove used his speech at the Conservative Party conference to criticise Labour

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses Westminster press conference on marine conservation

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses Westminster press conference on marine conservation

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses press conference on marine conservation

The Secretary of State for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs was due to speak at a briefing to lay out the UK's new marine conservation policies

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Government to curb use of wood burners in air pollution battle

Government to curb use of wood burners in air pollution battle

New legislation will be implemented as part of efforts to cut harmful dirty air.

Customs union backstop should only last a short time, Michael Gove says

Customs union backstop should only last a short time, Michael Gove says

The Environment Secretary has said the UK's backstop option is 'temporary not permanent'.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

'Brexit has made Britain more welcoming to immigrants', says Michael Gove

'Brexit has made Britain more welcoming to immigrants', says Michael Gove

The Environment Secretary also said Brexit has 'strengthened unionism'.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Monday, May 14, 2018

David Miliband a 'political has-been' says Brexit commentator

David Miliband a 'political has-been' says Brexit commentator

David Miliband a 'political has-been' says Brexit commentator

David Miliband has returned to UK politics to join forces with Sir Nick Clegg and Nicky Morgan to push for a softer Brexit

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, April 3: Michael Gove, Jeremy Corbyn and Manchester Arena

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, April 3: Gove, Corbyn and Manchester Arena

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: April 3

MG and KP heard Michael Gove's views on Jeremy Corbyn

'Jeremy Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jews and doesn't understand', says Michael Gove

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

Michael Gove: 'Corbyn has a blindspot for organised hatred of Jewish people'

The environment secretary said the story won't go away until Jeremy Corbyn tackles anti-Semitism

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Mike Graham and Katie Perrior argue over politicians being 'radical' like Michael Gove

Mike Graham: 'Michael Gove has ruined the school system in this country'

Mike Graham: 'Gove has ruined the school system in this country'

But Katie Perrier claims Michael Gove is a 'radical' who gets things done

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

'Incredibly rude' - Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell's fiery row over Brexit

This is the rudeness you're famous for': Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell in furious row over Brexit and Nigel Farage

'Incredibly rude' - Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell's fiery row over Brexit

Carole Malone claimed Tony Blair's former communications director was rude and didn't want a discussion

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Nigel Farage turned on his former Leave campaign colleagues Boris Johnson and Michael Gove

Nigel Farage says Brexit deal is 'humiliating' for Britain

Nigel Farage says Brexit deal is 'humiliating' for Britain

Farage says Boris Johnson and Michael Gove 'are putting party before country again'

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Brexit: 'People like Boris Johnson and Michael Gove will have to concede the UK needs to pay something,' says Tom Brake MP

Brexit: 'People like Boris Johnson and Michael Gove will have to concede the UK needs to pay something,' says Tom Brake MP

'People like Boris Johnson, Michael Gove will have to concede UK owes something'

Tom Brake, the MP for Carshalton and Wallington, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the reported rise in the offer of money to the EU

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: 'Michael Gove should have known Government position' says former ambassador

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Former ambassador blasts Michael Gove for 'making situation worse'

'Michael Gove should know Government position' on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

The Environment Secretary is weathering criticism in the wake of a BBC interview on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Theresa May to face Cabinet for first time since Conservative Party Conference

Theresa May to face Cabinet for first time since Conservative Party Conference debacle

Theresa May to face Cabinet for first time since Tory Conference debacle

The Cabinet is to meet for the first time since the event in Manchester

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Gove, Grant Shapps and Katie Perrior had strong words on Boris, Brexit and Corbyn during the debate

Michael Gove insists Boris Johnson 'spoke from the heart' on Brexit

Michael Gove insists Boris Johnson 'spoke from the heart' on Brexit

Gove defends his fellow Brexiteer while Theresa May's former spin doctor says Jeremy Corbyn's supporters 'behave like they've taken speed'

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Michael Gove was put on the spot regarding to of the biggest political topics of the moment

Michael Gove says a Jeremy Corbyn premiership is more dangerous for Britain than a no-deal Brexit

Michael Gove: Corbyn premiership bigger threat to Britain than no-deal Brexit

Gove made the comments during a live talkRADIO debate at the Tory Party Conference

Theresa May must deliver an overarching vision, says Grant Shapps

Tory MP Grant Shapps says Theresa May's policies 'don't add up to a row of beans'

Tory MP Grant Shapps says Theresa May's policies 'don't add up to a row of

Tory co-chair savages Prime Minister's lack of vision while her former spin doctor says her policies 'are not inspiring'

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

'Is Brexit feeling queasy now?' - Many question why Brexit keeps changing colour after Michael Gove's green Brexit calls

'Is Brexit feeling queasy now?' - The best reactions to Michael Gove's 'green Brexit' call

The best reactions to Michael Gove's 'green Brexit' call

Twitter users are wondering why what was once a red, white and blue Brexit is now green and is it supposed to be hard or soft?

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

'There is a toxic link between SATs and judging schools', says campaign group Rescue Our Schools

Education campaigner clashes with Julia Hartley-Brewer over SATs

Education campaigner clashes with Julia Hartley-Brewer over SATs

The co-founder of state education campaign group Rescue Our Schools says the tests given to children are too hard

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Brexit campaign director says leaving EU will be an 'error'

Brexit campaign director says leaving EU will be an 'error'

Dominic Cummings stuns Twitter with apparent u-turn

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for end to public sector pay cap without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end'

A Whitehall source has said that foreign secretary Boris Johnson believes a pay rise for public sector workers can be provided responsibly

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

In the unlikely event Theresa May resigns, who could lead the party in these uncertain times?

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Theresa May working to quell possible Tory rebellion over election result

Piers Morgan calls Theresa May a 'timid loser' on Good Morning Britain

Piers Morgan calls Theresa May a 'timid loser' on Good Morning Britain

The party lost its parliamentary majority after the election result came back with a hung Parliament

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Emmanuel Macron - what does the En Marche leader's election mean for Brexit?

Why are Nigel Farage and the Brexit gang so scared of Emmanuel Macron?

Why are Nigel Farage and the Brexit gang so scared of Emmanuel Macron?

Macron could prove to be a sizeable roadblock for Theresa May's Brexit vision

Michael Gove blasts Labour's planned announcement to tax earners over £80,000

Michael Gove blasts 'nonsensical' tax plans from John McDonnell and Jeremy Corbyn

Michael Gove blasts John McDonnell's 'nonsensical' tax plan

Leading Brexiteer also says Emmanuel Macron's French election victory is good for Britain as it will make negotiations easier

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'It's the right decision' - Michael Gove MP backs Theresa May over election call, lambasts Jeremy Corbyn

Michael Gove says Britain and Labour deserve better than Jeremy Corbyn

Michael Gove says Britain and Labour deserve better than Jeremy Corbyn

The MP for Surrey Heath and former Justice Secretary spoke to Paul Ross about the motion to call a vote in June

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Nick Clegg: 'People like Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, and Nigel Farage have to deliver campaign promises now' ahead of formal Article 50 triggering

Article 50 day: 'Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, and Nigel Farage have to deliver on their Brexit promises now' says Nick Clegg

'Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, Nigel Farage have to deliver now' says Nick Clegg

The former leader of the Liberal Democrats spoke to Paul Ross ahead of the formal triggering of exit negotiations from the European Union.

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