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Rupa Huq: no-deal Brexit will lead to scurvy

20 June 2019 14:10

Britain has become rather used to hysterical prognostications about the threat of a no-deal Brexit from our MPs ever since…

Full list: Tory leadership contenders and MPs backing them

20 June 2019 13:00

The race for the Tory leadership race is on. More than a dozen candidates put themselves forward but to make…

George Osborne’s change of heart

20 June 2019 11:24

For a long time George Osborne was more likely to be found taking snipes at his one-time political rival Boris…

The Brexit party rallies behind Rory Stewart

17 June 2019 17:33

It seems like half of Twitter has fallen in love with Rory Stewart and his whirlwind campaign to become prime…

Sajid Javid turns on the Old Etonians

17 June 2019 14:50

So far in the Tory leadership contests, the candidates have spent a lot of time bashing the frontrunner Boris Johnson.…

Jeremy Hunt’s pledge for the elderly

16 June 2019 20:51

When you consider that Theresa May’s unwise decision to campaign for a ‘dementia tax’ almost single-handedly cost her the general…

Blue on blue warfare at the Tory leadership debate

16 June 2019 19:37

It’s the first of the Tory leadership television debates tonight, as the candidates vying to be the next prime minister…

Chuka’s Lib Dem comments come back to haunt him

14 June 2019 7:10

For the past week they’ve been exchanging side-glances, passing on compliments, and making excuses to spend time together. Now they’ve…

Change UK changes name again

13 June 2019 17:20

You might think that things couldn’t get any worse for the group of breakaway MPs, Change UK. First, the group…

Watch: Rory Stewart calls for a new parliament to bring Boris down

13 June 2019 14:48

The results of the first round of the Tory leadership election are in, with Boris Johnson achieving a resounding victory…

Boris Johnson’s copycat campaign video

13 June 2019 12:45

Is Boris Johnson’s campaign keeping a close eye on Jeremy Hunt’s? Three days ago the current Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt,…

The silence of Gary Lineker

12 June 2019 16:08

Gary Lineker earned at least £1.75m for his BBC work last year. That’s the equivalent of the TV licence fee…

Watch: Boris Johnson dodges the question on his cocaine use

12 June 2019 12:00

After spending some time in the shadows ahead of the first round of voting in the Tory leadership contest, Boris…

Channel 4 News blames Brexit for its low ratings

12 June 2019 8:01

Channel 4 posted its annual report yesterday, revealing that its revenues were up by £15m in 2018 and its digital…

Which Tory leadership contender is the biggest animal lover?

11 June 2019 20:32

Twitter was awash this morning with pictures of Tory leadership contender Rory Stewart, bending to stroke Larry the Downing Street…

Rory Stewart: would you trust Boris with the nuclear codes?

11 June 2019 19:42

Rory Stewart has not exactly had the most orthodox of campaign strategies to become the next leader of the Conservative…

Andrea Leadsom: ‘Bollocks to Bercow’

11 June 2019 15:22

No political rivalry in recent years has been as fierce as the one between Andrea Leadsom and the Speaker of…

Watch: Lorraine Kelly tears into Esther McVey

11 June 2019 9:34

ITV breakfast presenter Lorraine Kelly has such a reputation for being friendly and warm on screen, that the TV host…

Watch: Gove’s message to Boris: ‘Don’t pull out’

10 June 2019 15:47

The Tory leadership race is turning nasty. And not for the first time, it’s Michael Gove who is taking a…

Matt Hancock launches his shadow campaign

10 June 2019 11:52

Today is a big day for the Tory leadership candidates, as the nominations for the race close, and several of…

Confessions of a Tory leadership hopeful

9 June 2019 7:38

The Tory leadership race is on and while it can be hard to keep track of the growing number of…

Michael Gove’s cocaine blues

8 June 2019 8:46

The Tory leadership race has taken on a new turn this weekend with the Daily Mail splashing on Michael Gove’s…

Watch: Peterborough’s new Labour MP quizzed on anti-Semitism

7 June 2019 9:38

Peterborough’s new Labour MP has only just been elected but already she is finding herself embroiled in controversy. Lisa Forbes…

The hidden Conservative party in Peterborough

5 June 2019 16:35

Camaraderie seems to be in short supply in Peterborough this week, ahead of the by-election tomorrow. In the centre of…

Ukip’s Peterborough by-election woes

5 June 2019 14:01

It’s fair to say that recent campaigns and elections haven’t been kind to Ukip. First, the party fell apart and…