Theresa May

Boris’s nightmare is that the EU accepts his Brexit offer

24 August 2019 6:30

As was to be expected, the EU’s reaction to Boris Johnson’s offer of revisiting the Withdrawal Agreement if the backstop…

Theresa May’s cricket ticket freebies

21 August 2019 15:17

Theresa May spent her first day outside of No. 10 at Lord’s cricket ground, watching the second day of the…

Meet the Tories who think Theresa May is Britain’s greatest PM

24 July 2019 16:20

Forget Churchill. Never mind the Iron Duke. Ignore the claims of Pitt the Younger. The greatest prime minister in British…

Full text: Theresa May’s final speech as Prime Minister

24 July 2019 15:10

I am about to go to Buckingham Palace to tender my resignation to Her Majesty the Queen and to advise…

Theresa May leaves Downing Street with best wishes for Boris

24 July 2019 14:49

Theresa May’s final statement in Downing Street before she left for Buckingham Palace was very dignified and generous to her…

Theresa May looks back in anger at her final PMQs

24 July 2019 14:08

Theresa May’s final Prime Minister’s Questions had all the tributes you’d expect for an outgoing leader. Members from across the…

Watch: Labour frontbench spoil the party at May’s final PMQs

24 July 2019 13:24

Theresa May’s time at Parliament’s despatch box is up. The Prime Minister has just faced her final session of PMQs,…

We are all paying the price for May’s desperate bid to define her legacy

17 July 2019 11:07

Theresa May’s final weeks in Downing Street have been much like the rest of her tenure: ungracious, uninspiring and unprincipled. May’s latest…

How Theresa May’s war on the police backfired

11 July 2019 8:09

British law enforcement is famous around the world for its brand of neighbourhood policing. But this now exists largely in memory…

Corbyn and May were busy fighting other people at PMQs

10 July 2019 13:18

Jeremy Corbyn took a bizarre approach to today’s Prime Minister’s Questions, choosing largely to have a go at the likely…

Theresa May’s last-minute legacy panic

1 July 2019 19:08

Theresa May has just a handful of days left as Prime Minister, but is still trying to secure a domestic…

Can politicians learn the toughest lessons of the Grenfell fire?

19 June 2019 14:07

Jeremy Corbyn chose to focus his questions to the Prime Minister today on the government’s response to the Grenfell Tower…

PMQs showed the damage the leadership debate is causing to the Tory party

19 June 2019 13:20

Last night’s Tory leadership debate was an illustration of where the wider party has ended up: fractious, confused, and without…

Boris Johnson is Theresa May in drag

18 June 2019 14:01

Boris Johnson seems the opposite of Theresa May. The worst thing she ever did was run through a wheat field.…

The problem with Theresa May’s desire for a legacy

17 June 2019 17:00

In less than a month, Theresa May’s premiership will be history. If she is remembered at all, it will mainly…

May confirms she’ll stay on as an MP at dull PMQs session

12 June 2019 13:38

A fair few MPs felt there was no reason to come to today’s Prime Minister’s Questions, given the real action…

Ministers take advantage of power vacuum left by May resignation

28 May 2019 13:34

Parliament is in recess at the moment, though the difference between a House of Commons Chamber that is sitting and…

The bitter legacy of Theresa May

25 May 2019 14:53

Theresa May will inevitably be remembered for the Brexit farce, but it may not turn out to be as harmful…

In defence of Theresa May

24 May 2019 12:31

Pretty much all the bad things that people are saying today about Theresa May are true. She’s bad at politics,…

Theresa May passes on the poisoned chalice of Brexit

24 May 2019 11:07

It is official. Theresa May will resign as Tory party leader on 7 June and will continue as caretaker prime…