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Tory MP Alberto Costa to confront Boris Johnson over failure to protect EU citizens' rights post Brexit

11 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

ALBERTO Costa, the Conservative MP campaigning for citizens' rights post Brexit, is to confront Boris Johnson in person next week after branding the UK Government's plan to...
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CCHQ leaves potential candidates scratching their heads

CCHQ leaves potential candidates scratching their heads

11 hours ago   |   The Spectator

Mr S was curious to spy a puzzling email sent out by CCHQ to their prospective parliamentary candidates today. The...
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Iain Dale: Were the Prime Minister to pull the plug on HS2, would he call time on Heathrow expansion too?

21 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio, and is the author of the forthcoming book ‘ Why can't we all just get along '. I have very mixed feelings about HS2. I am...
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Former Tory MP tells Corbyn to rethink plan to stop no-deal Brexit

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Nick Boles says Labour leader should drop idea of becoming caretaker PM and back alternative route The former Conservative MP Nick Boles has demanded that Jeremy Corbyn commit...
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Jonny Piper: Personal, unfiltered - and in your own voice. How politicians can use social media to speak to millions

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Jonny Piper was Head of Video at CCHQ between 2014-18, and most recently has been advising Jeremy Hunt on his leadership campaign. As we touch down at Heathrow, my iPhone pings...
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Theresa May and John Constantine

Theresa May and John Constantine

1 day ago   |   Jack of Kent

One of the best stories - perhaps the best - of John Constantine, the sardonic DC comics street-mage, is Dangerous Habits (1991). In this tale the dying Constantine stays alive...
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The contexts of Thatcher's Bruges speech of 1988

The contexts of Thatcher's Bruges speech of 1988

2 days ago   |   Jack of Kent

Last week was the thirtieth anniversary of the “Bruges speech” by the then prime minister Margaret Thatcher. Over at the FT I did a piece on the anniversary , contending that...
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Nicola Sturgeon miscarriage 'joke' Conservative is suspended

2 days ago   |   Herald Scotland

THE Conservatives have suspended a senior party member after she made a joke about Nicola Sturgeon's miscarriage.
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Corbyn arranges all-party 'tactics' meeting to fight no-deal Brexit

2 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Labour leader urges MPs to join him and work together to head off ‘constitutional storm' Jeremy Corbyn will gather opposition leaders and Tory rebels at a meeting in parliament...
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Watch: James Cleverly's spat with fellow motorist

Watch: James Cleverly's spat with fellow motorist

2 days ago   |   The Spectator

Conservative party chairman James Cleverly was at the receiving end of another motorist's ire after a collision on the M11...
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Look who's back! Architect of Project Fear George Osborne gets Boris's...

Look who's back! Architect of Project Fear George Osborne gets Boris's backing for IMF job

BORIS Johnson is pressing world leaders to appoint George Osborne as the next head of the International Monetary Fund, it emerged tonight. Read more ...

Dover migrant crossings: Boris's firm message to illegal immigrants 'We'll...

Dover migrant crossings: Boris's firm message to illegal immigrants 'We'll send you back!'

BORIS Johnson today warned migrants thinking about crossing the Channel to sneak into Britain: “We will send you back”. Read more ...

30 days to solve Brexit: Will Boris Johnson really secure a Brexit deal...

30 days to solve Brexit: Will Boris Johnson really secure a Brexit deal before October 31?

BREXIT is now just 69 days away, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Boris Johnson a Brexit deal can be achieved “in the next 30 days” but is this possible? Read more ...

Corbyn PANIC: Nervy Labour could block general election, reveals polling guru

Corbyn PANIC: Nervy Labour could block general election, reveals polling guru

LABOUR MPs may block a general election before Christmas as a result of leader Jeremy Corbyn's widespread unpopularity coupled with the boost Boris Johnson has given the Tories... Read more ...

Brexit shock: Merkel backs down over 30-day backstop deadline - ‘It was an...

Brexit shock: Merkel backs down over 30-day backstop deadline - ‘It was an allegory!'

ANGELA Merkel has backtracked on her 30-day Brexit ultimatum to Boris Johnson and insisted she was speaking figuratively when it appeared she had set the Prime Minister a... Read more ...

DWP in humiliating U-turn after telling universal credit claimants to work...

DWP in humiliating U-turn after telling universal credit claimants to work as strippers

THE DEPARTMENT OF WORK AND PENSIONS has been forced to into a humiliating U-turn after a post on their website appeared to suggest universal benefits claimants should work as... Read more ...

Brexit bonanza: Trade deal hopes surge as Boris speaks regularly with...

Brexit bonanza: Trade deal hopes surge as Boris speaks regularly with ‘friend' Trump

BORIS JOHNSON has attempted to form a special relationship with Donald Trump this summer by holding regular phone calls with the US President, according to new reports. Read more ...

Brexit deal will come down to final seconds - David Davis ready for EU's...

Brexit deal will come down to final seconds - David Davis ready for EU's last minute panic

FORMER Brexit Secretary David Davis has claimed Britain's European Union negotiations could come down to the final seconds. Read more ...

David Davis says there's NO NEED for Brexit backstop - and he's got evidence...

David Davis says there's NO NEED for Brexit backstop - and he's got evidence to prove it

TORY Brexiteer David Davis has brilliantly outlined why there is no need for the controversial Irish backstop in any Brexit deal with the European Union. Read more ...

'Betrayed!' Furious fisherman demands Sarah Wollaston fight by-election...

'Betrayed!' Furious fisherman demands Sarah Wollaston fight by-election after defection

LIB Dem defector Sarah Wollaston today faced an impassioned demand from an angry fisherman for her to quit her Commons seat and face a by-election. Read more ...