Amber Rudd

Amber Rudd’s treatment is a warning to Tory MPs

30 October 2019 14:58

Amber Rudd was one of the more high profile ex-Tory MPs, quitting the cabinet and the party whip in protest…

Amber Rudd: Government should think ‘very carefully’ on deselections

2 September 2019 17:05

How is the Cabinet responding to the latest Brexit developments? This evening, Boris Johnson will meet with his ministers to…

Can the Gaukeward Squad overcome its inner turmoil?

27 July 2019 15:50

Usually after a big government reshuffle, the happiest-looking people are the ministers, whether they’ve survived the axe or are celebrating…

Amber Rudd changes the Tory tune on food banks

11 February 2019 17:14

What’s behind the rise in demand for food banks? Over the past few years, the default Conservative line has been…

Did Amber Rudd’s Today interview actually help No. 10?

21 November 2018 10:32

In her first interview since returning to the cabinet, Amber Rudd has set the cat among the pigeons. Speaking on…

Amber Rudd admits Universal Credit is in trouble

19 November 2018 17:08

Amber Rudd left the Home Office over the Windrush scandal and has joined the Work and Pensions department just as…

Amber Rudd makes swift return to cabinet as May tries to steady nerves

16 November 2018 16:36

Amber Rudd has returned to cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary. The former home secretary has been appointed to the…

What’s wrong with deporting illegal immigrants?

30 April 2018 18:08

Can anyone explain to me why it is wrong for the Home Office to have a target for the removal…

The Home Office is Whitehall’s ultimate hostile environment

30 April 2018 8:25

Theresa May’s tragicomic run of rotten luck continues. Amber Rudd has self-deported to the backbenches and the Prime Minister will have…

Who will replace Amber Rudd?

30 April 2018 7:52

With Amber Rudd gone, talk has turned to who will replace her as Home Secretary. Downing Street has suggested that…

Tory MP points the finger of blame at May

30 April 2018 7:05

When Nick Boles tweeted in January to complain about the ‘timidity and lack of ambition’ in Theresa May’s government, the…

Will Amber Rudd now join Anna Soubry in the Brexit awkward squad?

29 April 2018 22:48

To the disappointment of Conservative MPs and the delight of Labour politicians, Amber Rudd has resigned as Home Secretary –…

Amber Rudd has gone. Can the immigration target go next?

29 April 2018 22:41

It’s hard not to feel a little sympathy for Amber Rudd. She was the lighting rod of the Windrush scandal,…

With Amber Rudd gone, the Windrush scandal moves closer to Theresa May

29 April 2018 22:12

Alastair Campbell denies that he ever said that no Cabinet Minister can survive a negative story lasting ten, eleven or 14…

Sunday shows round-up: Brandon Lewis – Rudd did not set targets for deportation

29 April 2018 17:02

The fallout of the Windrush scandal has continued from the previous week, with Home Secretary Amber Rudd still in the…

New leak suggests Amber Rudd’s grip on the Home Office is even weaker than first thought

27 April 2018 15:48

When the Windrush scandal broke, it was largely seen as Theresa May’s fault, given the Prime Minister had introduced the…

Amber Rudd breeds confusion on Brexit

26 April 2018 15:26

Amber Rudd has had a torrid few weeks thanks to the Windrush scandal and her department’s failure to get a…

Amber Rudd is reminded of the Home Office’s reputation as a political graveyard

25 April 2018 18:27

Amber Rudd must, privately, be hopping mad about the Windrush row. Not only is she having to defend policies that…

Amber Rudd’s shopping misstep

24 April 2018 9:45

Amber Rudd is not having a good few weeks thanks to her department’s shaky handling of the Windrush scandal. Now…

Rudd’s enemies are losing patience with her. Trouble is, so are her friends

20 April 2018 15:49

The government ends what has been a truly dismal week with a row over whether or not Theresa May supported…