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Iain Dale: The EU's insipid response to China's Hong Kong aggression. Another reason to be glad we're leaving

17 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio and the For the Many podcast with Jacqui Smith. I'm pleased to see the Government's response to what's going on in Hong Kong...
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Sweden backtracks on herd immunity. Or does it

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

For lockdown sceptics all over the world, Sweden has always been a beacon of hope in the Coronavirus crisis. Early on its leading epidemiologist, Anders Tegnell , decided the...
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UK coronavirus live: government's quarantine plans under fire as MPs return to Westminster

3 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

News updates: Many MPs say it is unfair to force those who are shielding or self-isolating to be present in Commons or lose right to vote Critics round on No 10 over...
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Prison release schemes close to impossible to deliver, says watchdog

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Exclusive: plans to release thousands in England and Wales to stem spread of Covid-19 have so far freed fewer than 100 Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus...
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Music venues are where British culture is born. It's Britain's duty to keep them alive | Tony Naylor

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

It's in no one's interest for a billion-pound industry to fail - so why does the new culture taskforce hit all the wrong notes? If British music has a soul, it resides in small...
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Iain Dale: The arrogance of Cummings, the failures of the Guardian - and why we all need to keep a sense of proportion

7 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio and the For the Many podcast with Jacqui Smith. Everyone has an opinion on Dominic Cummings. And each one of all those opinions...
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UK coronavirus live: Dominic Cummings under pressure after refusal to apologise

10 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Michael Gove to defend PM's adviser in media round as public anger continues Cummings refuses to resign or apologise for lockdown breach Global coronavirus updates - live...
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Iain Dale: Hancock's claim that care homes were wrapped in “a bubble of care” has a hollow ring to it

14 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Iain Dale presents the evening show on LBC Radio and the For the Many podcast with Jacqui Smith. One of the main themes of any public inquiry into the Coronavirus crisis will...
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Amber Rudd is right; we need more women in the Coronavirus “war cabinet”

18 days ago   |   Conservative Home

First things first, let me say that like many Conservatives, I find identity politics grating. I dislike being asked to speak on panels because I am female, and believe the...
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Iain Dale: When black women Labour MPs are wrong, white middle aged men should be free to call them out

21 days ago   |   Conservative Home

“He is sending people out to catch the virus.” MP Dawn Butler accuses Boris Johnson of being “reckless” in his handling of the pandemic - but is told by Iain Dale: “Phrases...
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Newslinks for Friday 5th June 2020

Newslinks for Friday 5th June 2020

Face coverings to be compulsory on public transport in England “Face coverings are to be compulsory on public transport to control the spread of coronavirus, prompting calls... Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon announces first day of single figure death toll in Scotland...

Nicola Sturgeon announces first day of single figure death toll in Scotland since March 27

NICOLA STURGEON said that Wednesday was the first weekday since March 27 where the number of deaths was in single figures, as she updated the nation on coronavirus from Edinburgh. Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon shame: Scottish leader faces backlash over care home crisis

Nicola Sturgeon shame: Scottish leader faces backlash over care home crisis

NICOLA STURGEON should have appointed a dedicated government minister with complete responsibility for care homes, her opposition has said. Read more ...

Brexit plot implodes: Remainers have 'contempt for democratic process - just...

Brexit plot implodes: Remainers have 'contempt for democratic process - just like EU'

REMAINER MPs have been viciously attacked over last-ditch attempts to delay Brexit, with one political expert raging "they have contempt for the democratic process - just like... Read more ...

‘Childish' Anna Soubry sparks backlash as Remainer chips in after Barnier's...

‘Childish' Anna Soubry sparks backlash as Remainer chips in after Barnier's Brexit speech

ANNA SOUBRY has sparked a backlash on Twitter after she weighed in on the latest breakdown in Brexit talks between the UK and the EU. Read more ...

Barnier SIDELINED! Boris to go straight to EU leaders as PM loses patience...

Barnier SIDELINED! Boris to go straight to EU leaders as PM loses patience with eurocrat

BORIS Johnson will use a showdown with three European Presidents later this month to help force a breakthrough in a post-Brexit trade deal after talks hit a brick wall on Friday. Read more ...

EU attacked for ‘cherry picking' as ‘little progress' made in crunch Brexit...

EU attacked for ‘cherry picking' as ‘little progress' made in crunch Brexit talks

THE European Union has been accused of "cherry picking" from the political declaration in Brexit talks with the UK and attacked for taking a "hypocritical" position as a trade... Read more ...

Brexit bust up: David Frost statement in FULL as trade talks on brink

Brexit bust up: David Frost statement in FULL as trade talks on brink

BREXIT trade talks have continued during the coronavirus pandemic, despite calls from politicians and the public to stall the process due to the destabilising nature of the... Read more ...

Frost sends barbed warning to EU as Brexit talks hit by crisis - 'We are...

Frost sends barbed warning to EU as Brexit talks hit by crisis - 'We are reaching limit!'

DAVID FROST has sent a warning shot to the EU as the fourth round of talks between Britain and the EU on a post-Brexit trade deal came to an end today amid little sign of progress. Read more ...

World must come together like NATO to find coronavirus vaccine, Boris...

World must come together like NATO to find coronavirus vaccine, Boris Johnson tells summit

BORIS Johnson last night urged world leaders to recreate the spirit of Nato in building an international alliance to combat coronavirus. Read more ...