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Tom Watson’s ousting prediction

20 September 2019 23:45

Tom Watson’s position as deputy leader of the Labour party hangs in the balance this weekend after a move was made…

‘F–k Boris’: London climate change protest turns red

20 September 2019 17:35

Students went on strike today worldwide to protest against climate change. Luckily, the London protest took place only a stone’s…

Watch: Leo Varadkar jokes about throwing holy water at Boris Johnson

20 September 2019 16:54

If Brexit can’t be sorted out by mere mortals, perhaps the UK and EU need some divine inspiration to break…

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn dodges Brexit question eight times

20 September 2019 16:21

Is Jeremy Corbyn pro Remain or pro Leave? Three years have passed since the EU referendum, but the Labour leader still…

Rachel Johnson gives Boris a Brexit solution

19 September 2019 19:28

Since 2016, Brexit has been dividing families, splitting friends, ruining dinner parties. But perhaps the one family whose split over…

Watch: Jean-Claude Juncker’s ‘erotic’ backstop

19 September 2019 19:22

Jean-Claude Juncker, the outgoing President of the EU Commission was in fine spirits today, as he passed on some positive…

David Cameron: I s**t at the TV over Brexit bus

19 September 2019 11:51

There have been plenty of revelations about David Cameron this week, from the time he questioned Michael Gove’s sanity to…

Watch: Douglas Murray celebrates his book launch

18 September 2019 14:03

A suitably mad crowd gathered at the Spectator offices last night to celebrate the launch of Douglas Murray’s new book,…

Cressida Dick’s sympathy for Carl Beech cop

17 September 2019 16:42

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has admitted she felt sympathy for the officer who said Carl Beech’s claims were ‘credible…

Caption contest: The beached Lib Dems

17 September 2019 13:38

It’s the last day of the Liberal Democrat conference today, which means that leader Jo Swinson will deliver her keynote…

Momentum’s plan to get the student vote out

17 September 2019 12:27

Thinking of digging deep for a good cause? Mr S is a big fan of giving his hard-earned cash to those…

Watch: Boris Johnson booed in Luxembourg

16 September 2019 15:47

Boris Johnson has just cancelled a press conference after being booed in Luxembourg, but was the Prime Minister set up? Luxembourg’s…

Watch: Jo Swinson’s Brexit referendum muddle

16 September 2019 11:15

Jo Swinson has said she will never forgive David Cameron for calling the EU referendum in 2016. ‘I think so many…

Johnson family saga: Amelia Gentleman on Boris’s response to Windrush

16 September 2019 10:01

When Jo Johnson quit government, reports began to circulate that his wife Amelia Gentleman – the Guardian journalist – had…

David Cameron makes life awkward for Boris Johnson and Michael Gove

16 September 2019 9:00

Oh dear. Relations between Boris Johnson and Michael Gove could become a bit awkward this week after an extract from…

The Guardian apologises for David Cameron editorial

15 September 2019 22:43

What is going on at The Guardian? They don’t like David Cameron, fair enough, but an editorial published earlier on this…

Watch: Guy Verhofstadt on the world’s ‘empires’

15 September 2019 17:22

Supporters of Brexit are often accused by their political opponents of having an unhealthy obsession with the past, and wanting…

Sparks fly in Tory Women WhatsApp group

13 September 2019 16:25

Oh dear. Boris Johnson’s decision to withdraw the whip from the Tory Brexit rebels continues to send ripples through Westminster.…

Watch: John Bercow on Boris the bank robber

13 September 2019 11:00

It’s only been four days since John Bercow announced that he will retire as Speaker of the House of Commons,…

Lib Dems gather outside parliament to protest prorogation

11 September 2019 14:47

This afternoon, Lib Dem MPs gathered outside a freshly vacated parliament in a defiant attempt to bag a photo opportunity…