Gaffe

From time to time it is necessary to execute a government minister to encourage the others. This is one such moment.

30 March 2014 11:04

Hanging. Shooting. Beheading. Defenestration. Take your pick. It doesn’t matter which method you choose but the government minister who told The…

Matron, take them away

14 June 2011 18:06

It’s the day that the health reforms nightmare was supposed to end, but the NHS still won’t leave Cameron and…

Ken Bloke’s proposals are not so popular

20 May 2011 15:27

What do the public think of Ken Clarke after his gaffe on Wednesday? According to a YouGov poll conducted during…

What Ken Clarke should have said

19 May 2011 18:04

The Ken Clarke media storm continues. But, talk to lawyers and they complain that the Justice Secretary did not have…

Cameroons livid with Ken

18 May 2011 15:57

It is hard to overstate the fury with Ken Clarke in the Cameroon circle today. One well-informed Tory source just…

Cameron faces the barmy army

18 May 2011 14:49

Ed Miliband came to PMQs hoping to turn the House into a rape crisis centre for the Justice Secretary. Quoting…

Clarke’s calamity

18 May 2011 11:51

Has Ken Clarke just signed his own political death certificate? Whether you agree with his liberal sentencing reforms or no’,…

Cameron needs to tread with care

13 April 2011 17:30

David Cameron’s Oxford gaffe is refusing to die down. Whenever I’ve called Tory MPs or other members of the Conservative…

Cleggballs

24 March 2011 17:24

Amid allegations of Clegg being a Tory stooge, this Brown-esque mic-boob is likely to run. It’ll also be reprised at…

Warsi’s ‘nasty party’ moment

14 January 2011 11:20

Sayeeda Warsi’s attack on the ‘right wing’ of the Conservative party has had a predictable impact. There is fury that…

A day of gaffes

6 December 2010 16:00

You really couldn’t make this up: it wasn’t Michael Moore’s PPS who was on the World at One resigning but…

Cameron, Villa and the succession

9 August 2010 18:20

The Prime Minister is, as we know an Aston Villa fan. So we can expect him to be disappointed at…

Cameron’s slip-up over Iran

5 August 2010 18:40

Another slip-up from the PM on international matters, but Labour risk looking ridiculous by overblowing it all:

Yet another Brown disaster

30 April 2010 15:27

Word reaches me of another Brown live mic incident, breaking now. Our Dear Leader has just been at Blidworth Oaks…

Something the Tories could do without…

12 August 2009 12:09

…Alan Duncan saying on video that MPs are treated “like sh*t”, and that they’re forced to live on “rations”.  He’s…