Theresa May

Will a Queen’s speech spell the end of May’s government?

17 April 2019 11:16

What is the maximum point of danger for the government in the coming months? After Theresa May secured a six…

Britain’s liberals have fallen out of love with democracy

10 April 2019 14:45

Every now and then there is a political moment, some event or comment, that reveals just how much society has…

Corbyn says May still isn’t compromising on her Brexit red lines

8 April 2019 18:40

Jeremy Corbyn has insisted that Theresa May hasn’t yet moved on her Brexit red lines in talks with the Labour…

Theresa May hints at a change in direction on Brexit

7 April 2019 17:00

As another crunch Brexit week approaches, Theresa May has used a video message to update the public on ‘what’s happening…

May finds ministers to fill resignation holes: but does it really matter?

4 April 2019 18:44

Theresa May has this evening found enough people to fill the various ministerial holes left in her government by the…

Those involved in the cross-party talks have praised Oliver Letwin for the way he is managing them. Picture: Getty

Are we heading for a softer Brexit?

25 March 2019 23:44

With Oliver Letwin’s amendment passing, MPs will seize control of the order paper on Wednesday afternoon to hold indicative votes.…

Cabinet coup or not, the government is on the brink of collapse over Brexit

24 March 2019 9:12

The correct reports in Sunday Times and Mail on Sunday this morning that some ministers (not all) want Theresa May…

MPs have one shot this week to prevent a no-deal Brexit

23 March 2019 19:50

As you know, I have been banging on about the probability that the UK will leave the EU without a…

The one way to give MV3 a chance of passing

23 March 2019 7:00

At the moment, the Brexit deal isn’t going to pass. As I say in The Sun this morning, getting it…

It’s getting harder for Theresa May to pass her deal next week

22 March 2019 8:22

After eight hours of talks between EU leaders, Theresa May has been granted an Article 50 extension. If the Prime…

MPs must not use May as an excuse to walk into Brexit disaster

21 March 2019 11:30

Theresa May has united Westminster. Right across the political spectrum, politicians and journalists agree that her televised statement from No.…

Jeremy Corbyn makes pointless Brexit meeting all about him

20 March 2019 21:35

This evening, Jeremy Corbyn walked out of a meeting between opposition party leaders and the Prime Minister about Brexit. The…

May says little new in statement as she again attacks MPs for failing to make a decision

20 March 2019 21:17

Theresa May’s statement tonight wasn’t particularly dramatic. She had no new policies to announce or arguments to make. Rather, she…

What Theresa May revealed to Boris Johnson

20 March 2019 16:24

In the House of Commons today, Theresa May indicated that she would quit as Prime Minister if the UK hadn’t…

Theresa May hints she’ll quit if no Brexit by end of June

20 March 2019 13:01

After a morning of rumours and heightened tension over the terms of the Article 50 extension Theresa May will seek,…

May should pledge to resign – it’s not too late to save her legacy

18 March 2019 13:56

Allies of Theresa May have long talked about how she wants her legacy to be about more than Brexit. But…

May under pressure to set an exit date to get her deal over the line

17 March 2019 23:17

Is this the week Theresa May sets out an exit date for her departure from No. 10? There is hope…

Better than 50:50 chance that the government can get the DUP on board for meaningful vote 3

16 March 2019 9:50

This weekend all eyes are on the DUP. As I say in The Sun this morning, if the government can…

Row breaks out between the whips and Number 10

13 March 2019 22:10

As if the government did not have enough troubles right now, a major row has erupted between the Whips’ Office…

Meaningful vote 3 in the next seven days

13 March 2019 21:36

Theresa May’s extension motion makes clear that she intends to bring her deal back for another vote in the next…

DUP confirms it won’t support May’s Brexit deal

12 March 2019 14:30

The DUP has confirmed that it will be voting against Theresa May’s Brexit deal this evening. A party spokesman said…

Has May got enough?

11 March 2019 23:33

There was no triumphalism in Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker’s press conference. Nor was there much detail. May talked about…

Is there any way that May’s deal could pass on Tuesday?

9 March 2019 11:18

The government’s efforts to get changes to the backstop have run into a brick wall in Brussels. The EU thinks,…

Theresa May’s latest Brexit speech only highlights the government’s problems

8 March 2019 14:51

Theresa May is in Grimsby today putting in a last ditch effort to convince MPs to back her deal when…

10 days to save Brexit

2 March 2019 10:38

MPs have 10 days to pass Theresa May’s Brexit deal or calamity strikes, I say in The Sun this morning.…