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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…

Watch: Beast of Bolsover takes Theresa May to task

10 December 2018 16:34

Theresa May is having a hard time in the Commons on all sides but the most outspoken attack has come…

Watch: Jenni Russell schools Alastair Campbell on Remainer arrogance

8 December 2018 8:46

When it comes to columnists who lean towards Remain, few are more vocal in their criticism of Brexit than Times…

Watch: Chief Whip’s failed attempt to woo Philip Davies over Brexit

7 December 2018 12:58

Oh dear. With the government on course for a historic defeat next week on Theresa May’s deal, this is the…

The Lib Dems’ big Brexit split

6 December 2018 15:07

Anyone watching the Conservatives tear themselves apart at the moment might be tempted to think that a political party could…

Top ten horrors from the Brexit ‘legal advice’

5 December 2018 16:00

Despite numerous attempts by the government to keep it hidden, the Attorney General’s legal advice has finally been published. The…

Nigel Farage quits Ukip

4 December 2018 18:09

Nigel Farage has quit Ukip. The three-time leader of the party said he was walking away in protest at its…

Watch: Cox reacts to being found in contempt

4 December 2018 17:23

In an exceptional move, MPs have just voted to hold the government in contempt of Parliament for not releasing legal…

A brief history of Chris Grayling’s failings

4 December 2018 14:28

Chris Grayling is back in the news – and once again it’s for all the wrong reasons. In a report…

The war between Leadsom and Bercow heats up

4 December 2018 11:44

It’s natural for there to be some animosity between the Speaker and the Leader of the House, as they fight…

Theresa May butters up the privileges committee

4 December 2018 11:07

It’s crunch time once again for Theresa May’s government, as the House votes this afternoon on whether her ministers –…

Watch: Geoffrey Cox heckled over Brexit backstop

3 December 2018 17:50

Theresa May is taking a break from defending her Brexit deal in Parliament – giving the chance to her Attorney…

Watch: Maybot’s awkward This Morning interview

3 December 2018 11:55

Theresa May has just over a week to go until her Brexit deal is voted on in the Commons, and…

Andrew ‘Calamity’ Cooper boosts Theresa May

3 December 2018 9:47

And so another hellish week for Theresa May begins. The Prime Minister must somehow avoid publishing the Attorney General’s legal…

Labour’s war with the media moves up a gear

1 December 2018 18:00

Oh dear. It’s no great secret that under Jeremy Corbyn there is little love lost between the Labour party and…

Full text: Liz Truss’s Parliamentarian speech – the backstop, Andrew Bridgen and overpaid bureaucrats

29 November 2018 14:07

With the 2017 Parliamentarian of the Year winner Ruth Davidson on maternity leave, Liz Truss stepped in to present this…