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Boris should threaten to back Corbyn’s ridiculous Brexit plan

7 December 2019 15:53

The decline of the Liberal Democrats continues to give Labour a boost and rattle Tory nerves. Middle class Remainers who…

Only Brexit voters can save Nigel Farage from himself now

7 December 2019 7:00

Nigel Farage last painted himself into a corner at the end of the 2015 general election. Now he has done…

The diversity myth of British politics

7 December 2019 6:30

The number of parties represented in national election debate multiplies. There are now seven crowding on to television podiums and…

Live blog: Boris vs Corbyn’s BBC clash

6 December 2019 20:26

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clashed in a head-to-head in tonight’s live BBC debate. The two leaders faced off in…

Corbynomics won’t help the poor

6 December 2019 14:20

Here’s a curiosity of the 2019 general election: given that both the big parties agree that austerity is over and…

Has Boris Johnson changed his campaign strategy?

6 December 2019 12:32

Stump speeches and battle bus stop-offs are a staple of political campaigning. And while much of the battle for votes now…

Channel 4 apologises for Boris ‘people of colour’ video

6 December 2019 11:53

Oh dear. Channel 4 News is in hot water this morning after posting a video clip of Boris Johnson speaking…

The margin between a Tory landslide and defeat is tiny

6 December 2019 7:00

In next week’s election, it feels like voters would elect a Conservative president and a centre-left parliament if they had the…

Watch: Andrew Neil eviscerates Boris Johnson over interview no show

5 December 2019 19:51

Boris Johnson has so far refused to take part in an election interview with Andrew Neil. Jeremy Corbyn, Jo Swinson,…

The anti-Grieve Beaconsfield Brexit Blimp

5 December 2019 18:30

One local in Beaconsfield has thought of a novel way to get back at his prospective MP, Dominic Grieve, who…

Boris Johnson’s Huawei selfie-own

5 December 2019 14:48

The UK’s relationship with the Chinese telecoms company Huawei has been under intense scrutiny this year, as a fierce debate…

Fear has triumphed over loathing this general election

5 December 2019 11:54

This election is a war between disgust and fear: disgust at the miserable inadequates who represent ‘your side’; fear of…

Why I feel sorry for Jo Swinson’s Lib Dems

5 December 2019 11:21

Interviewing Boris Johnson last night on my show, I ended up feeling a bit sorry for Jo Swinson, leader of the…

Watch: Angela Rayner doubles down on Corbyn’s Queen’s Speech blunder

5 December 2019 10:45

Jeremy Corbyn was caught out yesterday pretending he watches the Queen’s Speech, only to be rumbled when he said he…

Is Mark Sedwill’s time as cabinet secretary coming to an end?

5 December 2019 10:26

Could Sir Mark Sedwill’s time as cabinet secretary be coming to an end? There were reports earlier this year that…

Bob Willis’s contribution to English cricket will never be forgotten

4 December 2019 20:35

Certain days in the long and sometimes glorious history of English cricket are so brightly coloured they can never fade.…

How money for losing MPs can skew elections

4 December 2019 19:09

With just over a week to go till polling day, tis the season for endorsements from publications and public figures.…

Usman Khan’s time in prison could hold the key to explaining his murderous attack

4 December 2019 17:08

London Bridge terrorist Usman Khan appears to have spent some of his final months behind bars at HMP Whitemoor, a…

This is the most important election in modern history – it’s time to take sides

4 December 2019 16:33

Next week, voters will decide the future of the government, of Brexit, and perhaps of the Union. Jeremy Corbyn has…

Fact-check: Will Labour really save the average family £6,700 a year?

4 December 2019 16:09

John McDonnell claimed in a speech in Birmingham today that the Labour party’s plans to expand free childcare, cut rail ticket…