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New York Times strikes again: what if Brexit were a restaurant?

20 December 2018 12:47

Here we go again. The New York Times has a habit these days of publishing pieces which take a rather…

Watch: Leadsom calls out Bercow’s own ‘stupid woman’ remarks

19 December 2018 13:09

The House of Commons has descended into farce after PMQs this afternoon, following allegations that Jeremy Corbyn muttered under his…

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn appears to call Theresa May a stupid woman

19 December 2018 12:36

Jeremy Corbyn could be in hot water following the final PMQs of the year. The Labour leader was filmed muttering…

Pamela Anderson: I could handle Mr Barnier better than May

19 December 2018 12:14

Theresa May is desperately trying to convince both her European counterparts and her British colleagues that her Brexit plan is…

Listen: Business minister’s Brexit money gaffe

19 December 2018 10:56

It’s a busy day for the government, as they finally unveil their immigration white paper and begin the preparations for…

Jeremy Hunt’s direct channel to Trump

19 December 2018 8:54

The past few months have been testing for the so-called special relationship. President Trump’s visit to the UK ended in…

Diplomatic parking fines: the worst offenders

18 December 2018 17:27

While they may be the bane of every driver who is stuck for a space in a busy city centre,…

Clive Lewis fails to get into the Christmas spirit

18 December 2018 9:53

Christmas – the time for peace on earth and goodwill to all men. It’s also the time of year for…

Watch: Leave MP kicked out of Sky News interview

17 December 2018 15:25

As we get closer to Brexit day in March and the campaigners for a second referendum begin to gain momentum,…

Six reasons why revoking Article 50 would kill Brexit, not pause it

17 December 2018 10:25

Have you noticed how many siren voices are suggesting that Britain rescinds Article 50 to buy time? The Irish Taoiseach,…

Watch: Juncker vs May, Part II

14 December 2018 16:36

Oh dear. Theresa May has had a wretched time at the EU Council summit – not helped by the face…

Caption contest: the Theresa May vs Juncker death stare

14 December 2018 10:18

Theresa May has just had a humiliating night, as EU leaders rebuffed her bid for concessions on the Irish backstop,…

Gary Lineker dealt a fast ball by his BBC colleague

13 December 2018 17:23

Gary Lineker’s tweets about Brexit has been getting on more than a fair share of people’s nerves since the second…

‘Stop calling me insane’: Polly Toynbee gets taken to task over Brexit

13 December 2018 15:04

Polly Toynbee has been complaining about Brexit again. This time though it appears that she has met her match. The…

The New York Times’ petty UK coverage continues

13 December 2018 11:38

Everyone’s favourite Britain-bashing newspaper, the New York Times, is at it again. As Mr S has noted several times this…

Watch: Anna Soubry rows with fellow Tory MP

12 December 2018 21:50

Theresa May has survived a vote of confidence but the Tory party is not a happy place. Anna Soubry and…

Theresa May has 80 per cent chance of winning the confidence vote, say bookmakers

12 December 2018 12:13

It may be a terrible day for Theresa May, but the signs so far seem to suggest that she’s at…

Watch: Tory MPs refuse to talk on TV

12 December 2018 11:24

It’s all out war in the Conservative party today, and as you would expect, things are already getting a little…

The next Tory leader: runners and riders

12 December 2018 8:42

It’s official, 48 letters of no confidence have been submitted to the chairman of the 1922 committee, Graham Brady, triggering…

Watch: Theresa May gets locked inside her car

11 December 2018 12:18

Poor old Theresa May. The PM is hopping across Europe in a desperate bid to try and salvage her Brexit…

Watch: John Bercow burns Philip Hammond

11 December 2018 12:06

John Bercow gave Labour MPs a helping hand in the Commons yesterday by making his thoughts known on the Government’s…

Watch: Labour MP grabs the mace in protest at vote delay

10 December 2018 21:41

It’s been a day of high emotions in the House of Commons after Theresa May moved to postpone the vote…

Sarah Vine goes on the offensive over Brexit u-turn

10 December 2018 20:14

Oh dear. It’s been a testing day for Her Majesty’s government after Theresa May decided to postpone the vote on…

Six denials in six days about Theresa May’s Brexit vote

10 December 2018 18:48

Faced with the prospect of overwhelming defeat, Theresa May has once again decided to kick the Brexit can down the…

Watch: MP tells May: No PM is better than a bad PM

10 December 2018 17:36

Not for the first time, Theresa May’s words on Brexit are coming back to haunt her. The PM once famously said…