Stephen Timms

Labour members’ stand-off with MPs shows things can only get more bitter

26 September 2016 15:14

Jeremy Corbyn might have wanted to wipe the slate clean and start over with his MPs after the summer’s leadership…

Why MPs will keep holding surgeries, even if they’re in danger

17 June 2016 16:53

‘If you’ve got water coming in through the roof then they should be doing something about that,’ says Stephen Timms…

Labour defaults to Universal Credit attack at welfare questions

7 September 2015 18:03

Labour has had a difficult summer over welfare, so it’s no surprise its frontbench played it safe at Work and Pensions questions today.…

Why would jihadi terrorists attack Canada? Better to ask: why not?

23 October 2014 12:32

The attacks in Canada probably seem non-sensical to some people. After all, much of the press and political class in…

The importance of teaching British values in schools

6 November 2010 11:56

One of the websites that the young Muslim woman, Roshonara Choudhry who stabbed Stephen Timms MP mentioned in her police…

Stephen Timms MP stabbed

14 May 2010 17:02

The Sun is reporting that former finance minister Stephen Timms has been stabbed during a surgery at his constituency office…

Three lessons for the Tories on immigration

9 April 2010 16:14

The witterings of Phil Woolas about immigration yesterday – where he accused The Spectator of contorting immigration figures and double-counting…

Clarke and Osborne are working well

16 March 2010 16:37

The Daily Politics featured a telling exchange between Stephen Timms and Ken Clarke. Their arguments were unclear and their hypotheticals…

Playing politics with the public finances

13 December 2009 16:59

It has started. The Labour attack unit is out today talking about a “Tory VAT rise” – as per Paddy…