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Piers Corbyn: My brother Jeremy’s green policy is ‘nonsense’

10 December 2019 17:44

Vote Corbyn, says Corbyn. That is the unsurprising message from the Labour leader’s brother Piers in a video filmed at…

Tories ask Doncaster North to ‘send Ed packing’

10 December 2019 12:09

Ed Miliband may have held his seat in Doncaster North for over 14 years, but the Conservatives seem to think…

Labour’s Jonathan Ashworth caught revealing Corbyn security fears

10 December 2019 10:38

Jonathan Ashworth has been caught out this morning after a leaked tape emerged of the shadow health secretary talking about…

Sturgeon rumbled on Scottish NHS figures

10 December 2019 10:26

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon bagged the 8:10am slot on this morning’s Today programme but it didn’t go quite as she might…

‘You’re destroying confidence’: John McDonnell taken to task by John Caudwell

9 December 2019 17:06

Labour’s election strategy has been to go on the attack against Britain’s billionaires. Today one of them responded. Phones4U founder…

Channel 4 apologises for Boris ‘people of colour’ video

6 December 2019 11:53

Oh dear. Channel 4 News is in hot water this morning after posting a video clip of Boris Johnson speaking…

Watch: Andrew Neil eviscerates Boris Johnson over interview no show

5 December 2019 19:51

Boris Johnson has so far refused to take part in an election interview with Andrew Neil. Jeremy Corbyn, Jo Swinson,…

Boris Johnson’s Huawei selfie-own

5 December 2019 14:48

The UK’s relationship with the Chinese telecoms company Huawei has been under intense scrutiny this year, as a fierce debate…

Watch: Angela Rayner doubles down on Corbyn’s Queen’s Speech blunder

5 December 2019 10:45

Jeremy Corbyn was caught out yesterday pretending he watches the Queen’s Speech, only to be rumbled when he said he…

Is Mark Sedwill’s time as cabinet secretary coming to an end?

5 December 2019 10:26

Could Sir Mark Sedwill’s time as cabinet secretary be coming to an end? There were reports earlier this year that…

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn’s Queen’s Speech blunder

4 December 2019 14:37

‘Do you sit down to watch the Queen’s Speech, Mr Corbyn?’ It’s a simple question, but one the Labour leader…

Labour tries to quietly edit its manifesto

4 December 2019 11:13

During this year’s general election campaign, Labour has attempted to repeat their 2017 strategy of costing each commitment made in…

Watch: Jo Swinson’s battle bus targeted by climate protesters

4 December 2019 10:57

Jo Swinson’s campaign ground to a halt this morning in Brixton after climate change activists dressed as bees stuck themselves…

What really happens when Trump comes to town?

3 December 2019 16:37

Air Force One touched down at Stansted Airport last night for the annual Nato summit, held just over a week…

Watch: Did Labour’s NHS trade leak come from Russia?

3 December 2019 12:14

One of Labour’s key messages throughout this election has been the future of the NHS. The party has used confidential…

The Lib Dems’ Hugh Grant endorsement backfires

3 December 2019 11:36

The Lib Dems unveiled their secret weapon to revive their flagging election campaign this week. The party managed to win…

‘Just say sorry’: Jeremy Corbyn confronted over anti-Semitism

3 December 2019 11:16

Jeremy Corbyn has finally said sorry for anti-Semitism within the Labour party. The Labour leader was asked five times by…

Watch: Trump shoots down Corbyn over NHS ‘for sale’ attack

3 December 2019 10:08

A big part of Jeremy Corbyn’s election pitch is claiming that the Tories want to flog the NHS to the…

Labour’s cut and paste regional manifestos

29 November 2019 17:47

Is the Labour party starting to panic? After a YouGov forecast this week suggested that the Tories could win scores…

Watch: Tory MP admits ‘I wouldn’t do Andrew Neil as he’d take me to pieces’

29 November 2019 8:53

Charles Walker, the former chairman of the influential Conservative 1922 Committee, took to the airwaves last night in an attempt…