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PMQs Sketch: The high horse comes out cantering

27 April 2016 16:18

PMQs kicked off with a big fuss about improvements to our world-beating education system. To academise or not to academise?…

PMQs Sketch: The Tories have redefined the term ‘manifesto’

20 April 2016 16:40

Does Cameron care any more? Insouciance is a more attractive quality than earnestness in a leader but Cameron is taking…

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PMQs Sketch: Cameron’s far-sighted statesmanship

13 April 2016 16:43

A vandal smashing a window and calling it air conditioning. A mother marrying her son and declaring it a lesson…

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I didn’t enjoy it but I couldn’t help loving it: ENO’s Sunset Boulevard reviewed

5 April 2016 13:18

Sunset Boulevard Coliseum, in rep until 7 May Sunset Boulevard is a tale of fractured glory with Homeric dimensions. The…

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PMQs Sketch: A bemused Corbyn struggles against Cameron’s mockery

23 March 2016 16:05

Corbyn had an open goal at PMQs. Cameron is weaker than he’s ever been. His favoured successor is toast. His…

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Budget Sketch: George Osborne finally dropped the conservative pretence

16 March 2016 16:07

If George Osborne was ever a conservative he dropped the pretence today. The chancellor sounded risibly pompous as he declared…

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PMQs Sketch: Corbyn has chalked up a century but is yet to score

9 March 2016 16:32

All MPs are familiar with Jeremy Corbyn. The nylon tie and the charity shop jacket give him an air of…

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PMQs Sketch: Corbyn’s sitting back and waiting for the Tory funerals

2 March 2016 16:09

Jezza is one of the oldest Out campaigners in the Commons. He’s not quite the ‘Father of the Outs’ –…

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PMQs sketch: Shouldn’t ‘preventable deaths’ really be called ‘homicides due to negligence’?

24 February 2016 16:47

David Cameron was grilled today on plans for a ‘7-day NHS’. This is his attempt to iron out a slight…

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PMQs sketch: Cameron’s new tactic to steal Corbyn’s mascot

10 February 2016 16:59

Housing is Jeremy Corbyn’s second favourite subject (after drainage lids). Back in the 1970s the grateful proletariat hailed his long…

"For The Love Of" Climate Coalition Rally Takes Place In Westminster

PMQs sketch: Kamikaze Creasy

3 February 2016 16:12

The referendum is slowly (very slowly) breaking up Cameron’s cabinet. It’s put him in a weird mood. Yesterday he was…

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PMQs sketch: Cameron's new profanity

27 January 2016 17:23

Jeremy Corbyn hasn’t changed his clothes since Christmas. He arrived at PMQs today in his dependable outfit of non-slip shoes,…

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PMQs sketch: Labour’s yellow submarine

20 January 2016 16:03

A new face at PMQs becomes samey after a few months. Corbo reached that point some time ago and Cameron…

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PMQs sketch: We’re all dying, according to MPs

13 January 2016 16:40

Cameron has a dream. And Jeremy Corbyn wants to destroy it. Our belligerent prime minister has declared war on those…

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PMQs sketch: A wet performance from Jeremy Corbyn

6 January 2016 16:21

Corybn gave his wettest ever performance at PMQs. The party leaders had different theories about the authorship of the floods.…

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The Donald must be thrilled to be name-checked by David Cameron

16 December 2015 16:41

Corbyn was back on drone duty at PMQs. He monotoned his way through six questions about NHS funding and gave…

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PMQs sketch: Angela Eagle outshines Corbyn and Osborne

9 December 2015 16:00

Jeremy Corbyn is like the lights in a planetarium. Whenever he goes off, stars appear. Last week the radiation came…

Bombing Raqqa may make the West feel better, but it isn's stopping Isil's advance

Airstrike debate sketch: terrorist sympathisers, anti-Semitism and a basket of old ribbons

2 December 2015 16:10

Bomb Syria. That was Cameron’s priority today as PMQs was sidelined in favour of the debate on airstrikes. His opponents’…

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Sketch: Chairman Mao gets flung across the Commons

25 November 2015 16:59

That was a funny way to say sorry. Osborne kicked off his autumn statement with a Niagara of self-congratulation. He…

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David Cameron is starting to look like Jeremy Corbyn’s best friend at PMQs

18 November 2015 16:14

Jezza started PMQs with a bit of a wobble. As he got to his feet the applause from his Labour…

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PMQs sketch: Cameron thinks cutting tax credits is fun

4 November 2015 21:11

‘It’s getting longer and longer,’ grumped David Cameron at PMQs. A microphone picked up the aside as the session over-ran…

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Tom Watson gets a tickling from the Home Affairs Committee

21 October 2015 18:38

Tom Watson, the man who hated Brittan, appeared before the Home Affairs committee this afternoon. In earlier evidence it became…

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PMQs sketch: The clash of the victims

14 October 2015 20:17

Corbyn’s PMQ’s strategy is now clear. Hopeful emailers send their lifestyle details to Labour HQ and a computer sifts the…

David Cameron delivers his speech on the closing day of the Conservative Party annual conference in Manchester, U.K. on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015.

Sketch: David Cameron’s ‘greatest’ speech ever

7 October 2015 16:27

This was Cameron’s ‘greatest’ speech ever if you count his uses of the g-word. Great Britain, great schools, great traditions,…

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Sketch: Corbyn’s speech proved he is as cunning as Blair

29 September 2015 17:38

He looked bored. He looked dishevelled. His half-knotted crimson tie sagged disconsolately beneath his bearded throat. The drab jacket seemed…