Owen Paterson

Monday, August 5, 2019

Monday, August 5, 2019

Boris will see 'stonking good victory' in snap election

Boris will see 'stonking good victory' in snap election

Tory MP Owen Paterson said the Prime Minister would emerge victorious in a snap election - but only if he delivers Brexit first.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Owen Paterson urges Theresa May to 'move aside’

Owen Paterson urges Theresa May to 'move aside’

Owen Paterson urges Theresa May to 'move aside’

The former environment secretary has said that the prime minister should “move aside” ahead of Friday, so that the UK can leave the EU without a deal.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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Owen Paterson's tube anecdote nominated for online award

Owen Paterson's tube anecdote nominated for online award

A Labour MP has nominated the Conservative's anecdote about being approached on the London Underground for the satirical "Didn't Happen of the Year" awards.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Friday, March 15, 2019

Owen Paterson

Owen Paterson: MPs 'idiotic' for voting to delay Brexit

Owen Paterson: MPs 'idiotic' for voting to delay Brexit

The Conservative MP said he thought it was "idiotic" for politicians to support a government motion to extend Article 50.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

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Owen Paterson MP: Prime Minister 'quite right' to delay Brexit vote

Owen Paterson MP: Prime Minister 'quite right' to delay Brexit vote

The former environment secretary has said Theresa May is "quite right" to delay a meaningful vote on the final Brexit deal.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Monday, February 4, 2019

Brexiteers respond to Nissan: ‘I have had it up to here with this’

Lord Digby Jones: 'I've had it up to here with the established elite trying to sabotage Brexit'

Lord Digby Jones: 'I've had it up to here with the established elite'

Lord Digby Jones, a cross-party peer has said he has “had it up to here” with Brexit being blamed for businesses moving production out of the UK.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

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Owen Paterson MP: Other politicians furious over cancelled recess - but I was 'delighted'

Owen Paterson: MPs furious over cancelled recess - but I think it's 'excellent'

The Conservative MP said it was "pathetic" to think about how the cancelled February recess has inconvenienced politicians who should be "cracking on" with passing Brexit legislation.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019

Owen Paterson MP: The political establishment ‘will do anything they can to frustrate’ Brexit

Owen Paterson MP: The political establishment ‘will do anything they can to frustrate’ Brexit

Owen Paterson MP: The political establishment will try to 'frustrate' Brexit

Conservative MP Owen Paterson has said that the political establishment “will do anything they possibly can to frustrate” Brexit, adding that “the latest manifestation” was the “hysterical campaign” against leaving with no deal.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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Owen Paterson MP on no-confidence vote: 'All this monkeying around is making people angry'

Owen Paterson MP: 'All this monkeying around is making people angry'

The Conservative MP told talkRADIO a vote of no-confidence in the Prime Minister was triggered because all the "monkeying around" was "making people really angry".

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Brexit: Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal scenario, says former Cabinet minister

Brexit: Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal scenario, says former Cabinet minister

Britain shouldn't be 'terrified' of no-deal Brexit, says former Cabinet minister

Owen Paterson made the comments to BBC Radio 4 about the ongoing negotiations