General Election 2019

Boris vs Corbyn: ITV election debate live blog

19 November 2019 19:59

Boris Johnson has clashed with Jeremy Corbyn in the first leaders’ debate of the snap December election. Here are all…

The biggest risk that Boris Johnson is taking in this election

16 November 2019 10:44

It will be the biggest moment of the campaign so far. On Tuesday night, Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will…

How Corbyn got his broadband nationalisation numbers wrong – by a factor of three

15 November 2019 19:14

John McDonnell today explained that the broadband nationalisation plans are perfectly affordable – upkeep costs would just be £230m a…

Tories are looking in the wrong places for prospective MPs

13 November 2019 8:00

‘You guys should get outside London and go to talk to people who are not rich remainers,’ Dominic Cummings declared…

John McDonnell’s big offer to northern voters

7 November 2019 21:11

The two most important speeches to date of the election campaign have been made by the Chancellor and Shadow Chancellor,…

How will the independent ex-Tory candidates cope in the election campaign?

6 November 2019 17:52

This election is going to be particularly discombobulating for the ex-Tory MPs who are now independents. Even though all three…

Cabinet minister Nicky Morgan announces she’s quitting as an MP

30 October 2019 21:04

Nicky Morgan has announced she is standing down as a Conservative MP at the next election. She isn’t the first…

SNP and Lib Dems join forces to pursue 9 December election

26 October 2019 22:14

The Scottish National Party and Lib Dems have joined forces to attempt to force a general election in early December,…

How Number 10 view the state of the negotiations

7 October 2019 21:00

Earlier today, I sent a message to a contact in Number 10 asking them how the Brexit talks were going.…