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Can the Murrison amendment prevent humiliation for May?

5 monthes ago   |   By The Spectator

In Parliament a glimmer of hope has emerged ahead of the vote on Theresa May's seemingly doomed Brexit deal. It's...
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Fresh blow for Theresa May as pro-Brexit Tory whip Gareth Johnson QUITS 24 hours ahead of crunch vote on deal - with more set to follow

Fresh blow for Theresa May as pro-Brexit Tory whip Gareth Johnson QUITS 24 hours ahead of crunch vote on deal - with more set to follow

5 monthes ago   |   By The Sun


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Next Tory leader hopefuls Boris Johnson and Dominic Raab are already lining up

Next Tory leader hopefuls Boris Johnson and Dominic Raab are already lining up

5 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Theresa May hasn't even lost the meaningful vote on her Brexit deal yet
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Tory Brexiteer resigns from Government so he can vote against Theresa May's deal

Tory Brexiteer resigns from Government so he can vote against Theresa May's deal

5 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Gareth Johnson was a government whip, and had been an assistant to both David Davis and Dominic Raab
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Tory Tasked With Getting Other MPs To Vote For May's Deal Quits - To Vote Against It

Tory Tasked With Getting Other MPs To Vote For May's Deal Quits - To Vote Against It

5 monthes ago   |   By Huffington Post

A Conservative MP tasked with persuading other Tory MPs to vote for Theresa May's Brexit deal has resigned his position as a government whip - so he can vote against it. Dartford MP Gareth Johnson said on Monday afternoon that the prime minister's agreement with the EU was “detrimental to our nation's interest”. In his resignation letter, he slammed May's deal as “disrespectful to the referendum result”. MPs are expected to vote down May's maligned deal when it is put to the Commons on Tuesday evening. As a whip, Johnson's job had been to twist the arms of backbench Tory MPs to make them...
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Gareth Johnson resigns: Tory whip quits government ahead of Theresa May's Brexit deal vote

5 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

Tory whip Gareth Johnson has quit the government ahead of this week's meaningful vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal.
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Tory whip Gareth Johnson quits so he can vote against Theresa May's Brexit deal

Tory whip Gareth Johnson quits so he can vote against Theresa May's Brexit deal

5 monthes ago   |   By Metro

The Conservative MP for Dartford, Gareth Johnson, has resigned as a Government whip in order to oppose Theresa May's Brexit deal.
Gareth Johnson has resigned
Prime Minister Theresa May making a speech during a visit to the Portmeirion pottery factory in Stoke-on-Trent
Theresa May gave a speech in Stoke-on-Trent earlier today to say parliament is more likely to block Britain's exit from the European Union than allow it to crash out without a deal.
The PM is set to make one last-ditch plea to MPs to back her Brexit deal when she arrives back in London this afternoon.
On the eve of the...
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Boris Johnson Empty Chaired In Channel 4 Debate After He Refuses To Take Part

Boris Johnson Empty Chaired In Channel 4 Debate After He Refuses To Take Part

Boris Johnson was represented by an empty lectern during Channel 4′s Tory leadership contest on Sunday evening, after the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May refused to take... Read more ...

The Queen makes an appearance at the Cartier Polo Cup final in Windsor  

The Queen makes an appearance at the Cartier Polo Cup final in Windsor  

Elizabeth II, 93, made an appearance at the Cartier Queen's Cup final in Windsor today. She wore a hot pink coat with matching rose hat as she joined the celebrities that... Read more ...

William shares cute snap of Prince Louis and pays tribute to his own father...

William shares cute snap of Prince Louis and pays tribute to his own father Charles for Father's Day

Prince William, 37, shared a cute snap of him and Prince Louis for Father's Day and another picture with Prince Charles - but royal fans asked why he didn't include Charlotte... Read more ...

Two Teenagers Charged With Fatal Stabbing In London

Two Teenagers Charged With Fatal Stabbing In London

Two teenagers have been charged with the murder of an 18-year-old man who was stabbed to death in London during a weekend which saw three men killed in separate attacks in less... Read more ...

Extinction Rebellion Has Scrapped Its Heathrow Airport Protest

Extinction Rebellion Has Scrapped Its Heathrow Airport Protest

Extinction Rebellion has announced its protest plan to ground flights at Heathrow Airport has been put on hold. The environmental action group had said it would demonstrate at... Read more ...

Romeo And Juliet Director Franco Zeffirelli Dies Aged 96

Romeo And Juliet Director Franco Zeffirelli Dies Aged 96

Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who was famed for productions including the 1968 movie adaptation of Romeo And Juliet, has died in Rome at the age of 96. Zeffirelli's son... Read more ...

London Hit By 12 Hours Of 'Sickening' Violence Leaving Two Dead In Stabbings...

London Hit By 12 Hours Of 'Sickening' Violence Leaving Two Dead In Stabbings And Shooting

A day of violence saw two teenagers killed within minutes of each other in different parts of London while three men were stabbed in a separate attack hours later. Metropolitan... Read more ...

Cheating Probe Launched After A-Level Exam Paper Leaked Online

Cheating Probe Launched After A-Level Exam Paper Leaked Online

A cheating probe has been launched after images of an A-level maths exam were circulated online. Images of a paper set by exam body Edexcel appeared on the web shortly before... Read more ...

My lightbulb moment: Ethical designer Phyllis Taylor

My lightbulb moment: Ethical designer Phyllis Taylor

Phyllis Taylor, 40, from London, is the founder of ethical fashion brand SIka. She was inspired after receiving positive feedback to African print clothing that she would make... Read more ...

Is it just me? Or do you dread dry cleaners too? asks SOPHIA MONEY-COUTTS 

Is it just me? Or do you dread dry cleaners too? asks SOPHIA MONEY-COUTTS 

Sophia Money-Coutts says we resign ourselves to the expense of dry cleaners because we don't trust ourselves to clean pricey items. She suggest using hand-wash settings on... Read more ...