Diane Abbott

Watch: Diane Abbott dodges illegal immigrant questions

30 April 2018 10:58

Amber Rudd’s resignation is something of a coup for Diane Abbott, who has spent the last week calling for the…

Listen: Diane Abbott’s Brexit hypocrisy

23 March 2018 21:02

This evening Owen Smith has been unceremoniously sacked by Jeremy Corbyn from the Labour front bench after he called for…

Diane Abbott makes another numbers blunder

22 February 2018 11:07

Diane Abbott is no stranger to getting her numbers in a muddle, and it seems the shadow home secretary has…

Diane Abbott’s Brexit confusion – part II

19 January 2018 15:14

Here we go again. For some time now Labour’s Brexit confusion can be described as ‘complicated’ at best. Matters aren’t…

Sunday shows round-up: Diane Abbott sounds public sector alarm

17 December 2017 16:15

Diane Abbott – Public sector at risk if migration collapses The Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott has told Andrew Marr…

Corbyn cannot just condemn the abuse of those he is friends with

27 September 2017 14:42

Jeremy Corbyn was generous to the Shadow Cabinet in his conference speech, especially to Diane Abbott, who had a terrible…

Venezuela’s crisis exposes the true depravity of the hard-Left

2 August 2017 13:27

Which British politician would be loopy enough to defend the Venezuelan regime as it guns down protesters and arrests opposition…

Diane Abbott’s vanishing act

23 July 2017 23:12

On Thursday, Diane Abbott came unstuck in an interview with ITV News after she failed to explain how Labour would pay…

Watch: Diane Abbott fails to do her sums, again

20 July 2017 21:37

Here we go again. During the General Election campaign, Diane Abbott came under fire when it became apparent in an…

Labour’s treatment of Diane Abbott raises questions about Corbyn’s judgment

7 June 2017 13:57

Last night, Diane Abbott appeared — perhaps for the first time — to have something in common with Philip Hammond.…

Diane Abbott’s disappearing act

6 June 2017 9:08

Last night, Diane Abbott used an appearance on Sky News to insist that she had not been sidelined by the…

Watch: Diane Abbott’s disastrous turn on Sky News

5 June 2017 21:24

With Theresa May on the back foot today over Tory cuts to police numbers, CCHQ can count their lucky stars…

Did Jeremy Corbyn forget to unlock Diane Abbott’s talent?

1 June 2017 12:46

Reading Jeremy Corbyn’s latest election document on the perennially hot potato of race, it was hard to know whether to…

The Labour movement must denounce Jeremy Corbyn for his IRA lies

30 May 2017 20:48

The ongoing argument about Jeremy Corbyn’s support for the ‘armed struggle’ of the Provisional IRA is vacuous and circular. Very…

Sunday shows round-up: Sturgeon sticks up for Corbyn

28 May 2017 16:38

Amber Rudd – Abedi operation is still at ‘full tilt’ In the wake of Monday’s horrific attack in Manchester, Andrew…

Watch: Diane Abbott’s hair-raising Andrew Marr interview

28 May 2017 10:37

With Labour beginning to gain ground in the polls, the party will be keen to keep its momentum going in…

Diane Abbott, the brain of Labour

2 May 2017 17:41

I awoke this morning to hear Diane Abbott’s brains leaking out of her ears and all over the carpet during an…

Listen: Diane Abbott’s car-crash interview on Labour’s plan for extra policemen

2 May 2017 9:14

Is there something in the water today? First Nick Clegg lost his temper on Good Morning Britain, and now Diane…

Watch: Diane Abbott taken to task by furious Brexit voter

7 April 2017 13:58

Diane Abbott suggested last year that some voters backed Brexit because they wanted to see ‘less foreign-looking people on their streets’.…

Diane Abbott spurns David Davis in Strangers’ Bar

9 February 2017 0:09

After the government’s Brexit Bill passed through the Commons unamended, whips, government ministers and Brexiteers were in the mood to celebrate. Alas,…

Diane Abbott makes a speedy recovery

6 February 2017 16:05

It’s a miracle. After coming down with a migraine at the exact time of the Article 50 vote last week,…

Caroline Flint puts the boot in over Diane Abbott’s ‘Brexit flu’

5 February 2017 11:47

After Diane Abbott missed the Article 50 vote thanks to ‘a migraine’, her comrade John Mann accused the shadow home secretary of ‘bottling…

Wanted: good press for Diane Abbott

3 February 2017 12:04

As Diane Abbott continues to receive flak today for missing the Article 50 vote thanks to ‘a migraine’ (with #PrayForDiane doing…

Labour MP: Diane Abbott ‘bottled it’ over Article 50 vote

2 February 2017 15:04

Oh dear. With Diane Abbott currently off work with ‘a migraine’, the shadow home secretary is facing a growing work…

Diane Abbott gives Article 50 a miss

2 February 2017 9:06

Last night, 47 Labour MPs rebelled against a three-line whip and voted against the triggering of Article 50. Embarrassingly for…