Nadine Dorries


Angela Eagle on the Westminster patriarchy: ‘they manoeuvre like mad and they trade favours’

2 June 2016 14:10

When Jeremy Corbyn conducted his first Shadow Cabinet reshuffle, the Labour leader was criticised for appointing John McDonnell as Shadow Chancellor…


Nadine Dorries’s book is a surprise bestseller

5 June 2014 17:49

Nadine Dorries’s novel, Four Streets, may have been unilaterally panned by the critics, with the Telegraph’s Christopher Howse labelling it…

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Ed Vaizey for the BM?

9 April 2014 15:28

There was only one topic of discussion at the launch of Nadine Dorries’s novel Four Streets last night – will…

Nadine Dorries arrives at Heathrow after her appearance on 'I'm a Celebrity'. Picture: PA

Nadine Dorries apologises ‘fully and unreservedly’ over I’m A Celebrity earnings

11 November 2013 17:33

The parliamentary standards commissioner’s inquiry into Nadine Dorries’s appearance on I’m a Celebrity Get Me out of Here was evidently…

Eleanor Laing, Simon Burns, Brian Binley, Nadine Dorries, Gary Streeter, Henry Bellingham and David Amess.

Who’s who in tomorrow’s Deputy Speaker elections

15 October 2013 18:15

I will fight for the rights of ordinary backbenchers! I make people admire this mother of all Parliaments once again!…

Will these Tory MPs want Nigel Farage's kite mark of Euroscepticism ? Photo: Carla Millar.

Nigel Farage: offering Tories the kite mark of Euroscepticism

30 September 2013 18:22

Normally you might lump Nigel Farage and Bill Cash together on the political spectrum. But today there wasn’t much love…

David Cameron's secret EU negotiating strategy? There isn't one. Illustration: Christian Adams.

The View from 22 – Nigel Farage debates future of Ukip, the return of Nadine Dorries, Eurovision and a Boris for Paris

16 May 2013 9:39

Does David Cameron have a plan for dealing with the EU? In this week’s Spectator magazine, James Forsyth reveals that…

UKIP Protestors Carry A Giant Ballot Box

Would joint candidates with Ukip really work?

15 May 2013 19:09

Westminster is on fire with speculation about Tory/Ukip joint candidates after The Spectator’s exclusive this afternoon. But would it really…

Nigel Farage is open to offers from Labour and Conservatives to stand as joint Ukip candidates. Photo: Getty Images.

Exclusive: Nigel Farage says yes to Dorries and backs joint Tory and Labour Ukip candidates

15 May 2013 16:15

Following Isabel’s revelation that the newly-reinstated Nadine Dorries will be pursuing an electoral pact with Ukip, Nigel Farage reveals he…


Nadine Dorries: I want to be a joint Tory/Ukip candidate

15 May 2013 15:05

Nadine Dorries has given an interview to The Spectator this week in which she reveals that she will be holding talks…

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Sarah Wollaston, the next ticking Tory timebomb

10 May 2013 9:06

MPs are having a party next week to celebrate the return of Nadine Dorries to the Tory fold. But as…

Nadine Dorries arrives at Heathrow after her appearance on 'I'm a Celebrity'. Picture: PA

Exclusive: Nadine Dorries reinstated as a Tory MP

8 May 2013 17:02

Nadine Dorries has been given the Conservative whip back by Sir George Young, Coffee House can exclusively reveal. Sources in…

Fleet Street Fox has been unmasked. But what about her enemies?

The Fleet Street fox hunt

12 February 2013 14:28

One of London’s worst kept secrets has finally been revealed in an explosion of PR and TV appearances for Susie…

Nadine Dorries arrives at Heathrow after her appearance on 'I'm a Celebrity'. Picture: PA

Nadine Dorries: Why shouldn’t a working class MP take a few days off?

29 November 2012 12:26

Fresh from the jungle, Nadine Dorries is the Spectator’s diarist for this week. As well as observing that each of…

Nadine Dorries arrives at Heathrow after her appearance on 'I'm a Celebrity'. Picture: PA

How do you solve a problem like Nadine Dorries?

26 November 2012 14:53

Nadine Dorries has returned to the UK today, with a meeting between the first evictee of I’m a Celebrity: Get…

Nadine Dorries will be buried in a grave of bugs on television tonight.

Nadine Dorries prepares for burial

12 November 2012 10:20

Nadine Dorries sidled back into view last night on ‘I’m Celebrity … Get Me Out Of Here.’ The show is…

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The View from 22 – Barack Obama’s hollow victory and remodernising the Tories

8 November 2012 9:46

Is there something underwhelming about Obama’s reelection? In this week’s cover feature, John O’Sullivan discusses impact of changing demographics of…

Queen Elizabeth II Attends The State Opening Of Parliament

Goodbye Nadine Dorries, hello Louise Mensch

7 November 2012 10:29

Let me salute Nadine Dorries’s principled ambition to bring I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here to a wider…

Nadine Dorries, before being buried in a grave of bugs.

Nadine Dorries suspended from Tory party

6 November 2012 18:22

Tory sources have confirmed that Nadine Dorries has had the whip withdrawn until she returns to Westminster to explain to…

Nadine Dorries, before being buried in a grave of bugs.

Dealing with Nadine Dorries

27 June 2012 18:00

Ed Miliband is going to have to start paying Nadine Dorries a salary if the Conservative MP provides him with…


The battle for the ’22

14 May 2012 18:40

Elections to the 1922 Committee of Tory backbenchers have always been a test of the relative strengths of the right…


Osborne brings it back to the economy

6 May 2012 10:56

It wasn’t, as expected, Nick Clegg on Marr this morning but George Osborne as the coalition attempted to move the…


Cameron on the defensive

29 April 2012 10:31

‘As things stand, I don’t believe Jeremy Hunt broke the ministerial code,’ said David Cameron to Andrew Marr earlier this…

In PMQs, Cameron has no answers on Hunt

25 April 2012 16:23

Ed Miliband led on the economy at PMQs. But he was only warming himself up for the main event. Leveson…

Nadine Dorries: Cameron and Osborne ‘are two arrogant posh boys’

23 April 2012 13:09

Nadine Dorries has form when it comes to attacking her party’s leadership, but this sets a new high water mark (from…