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NATHEN ALLEN: STARMER'S EFFORTS TO MAKE LABOUR SEEM PATRIOTIC AREN'T FOOLING ANYONE

Nathen Allen is a Young Voices UK contributor and the chairman of the London Universities Conservatives. It's odd, somehow, to hear...

Henry Hill: Anger at Westminster as Scottish Tories put SNP's referendum pledge at the heart of their campaign

HENRY HILL: ANGER AT WESTMINSTER AS SCOTTISH TORIES PUT SNP'S REFERENDUM PLEDGE AT THE HEART OF THEIR CAMPAIGN

Earlier this month, I wrote a piece explaining why Conservative voters in Scotland should resist the siren call of George Galloway...

 
 
 

PHILIP MITCHELL AND CHRIS GODDARD: WE NEED GAME-CHANGING STRATEGIES TO MEET THE CHALLENGE OF CHINA

By Chris Goddard and Philip Mitchell are both members of the Lewes Conservative Political Forum. The West has been full of righteous...

Newslinks for Thursday 15th April 2021

NEWSLINKS FOR THURSDAY 15TH APRIL 2021

Six inquiries into Greensill, as Johnson pledges probe will get ‘maximum possible access' “Boris Johnson vowed today that the probe...

 
 
 

NEW EVENT: ‘BACK TO BUSINESS - REOPENING INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL', WITH GRANT SHAPPS

We are very pleased to invite you to ConservativeHome's next live online event , in which our special guest Grant Shapps, Secretary...

LOBBYING - A MODEST PROPOSAL. LET'S REGISTER ANY TIME ANYONE MEETS A MINISTER OR MP - ANYWHERE, ANYHOW

Like departments of state, the civil service and political parties, British journalism has its own culture - overwhelmingly centred...

 
 
 

COUNCIL BY-ELECTION RESULTS FROM LAST WEEK

Torfaen - Abersychan Labour 503 Independent 176 Independent 175 Conservatives 138 Propel 19 Labour gain from an independent Torfaen...

ALEX MORTON: SCRAPPING PLANNING WON'T HAPPEN. AND INCREASING PERMISSIONS WON'T WORK. WHY WE NEED A NEW HOUSING GUARANTEE

Alex Morton is Head of Policy at the CPS and a former Number Ten Policy Unit Member. Today the Centre for Policy Studies publishes...

 
 
 

FROM GARVAN WALSHE: RUSSIA'S BUILDING UP TROOPS ON UKRAINE'S BORDER. HERE'S WHAT WE CAN DO TO STYMIE PUTIN

Garvan Walshe is a former national and international security policy adviser to the Conservative Party. Tanks rolling towards the Ukrainian...

SIMON COOKE: LOCAL AUTHORITIES MUST OFFER HIGH PAY TO RECRUIT CHIEF EXECUTIVES WHO ARE UP TO THE JOB

Simon Cooke was a councillor for 24 years and served as a leader of the Conservative Group and Deputy Leader of Bradford Council. He...

 
 
 

ARMINKA HELIC: TRAINING ON DOMESTIC ABUSE SHOULD BE MANDATORY FOR JUDGES HEARING CASES INVOLVING IT. MPS CAN MAKE THIS HAPPEN

Baroness Helic is a Conservative Life peer. For many victims of domestic abuse, the family courts simply aren't working. Worse than...

ANDREW GIMSON'S PMQS SKETCH: “TORY SLEAZE” PUTS FRESH HEART INTO STARMER

The wonderful rejuvenating effects of “Tory sleaze” were today demonstrated in the most striking way by Sir Keir Starmer. It is hard...

 
 
 

RICHARD SLOGGETT: THERE WILL BE NO LEVELLING UP FOR BRITAIN IF THERE'S NO LEVELLING UP FOR HEALTH. HERE'S A PLAN TO DELIVER IT

Richard Sloggett is a former Special Advisor to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. He is the Founder and Programme...

Newslinks for Wednesday 14th April 2021

NEWSLINKS FOR WEDNESDAY 14TH APRIL 2021

Greensill 1) Top civil servant Bill Crothers worked for Greensill while in Whitehall “Senior civil servants are being allowed to work...

 
 
 

WHILE MPS UNDERMINE EFFORTS TO DEVELOP A PROPER STRATEGY, JENRICK CHANNELS RIDLEY TO GET HOUSES BUILT

Last month, amidst the backlash against Robert Jenrick's decision to call in a proposal for a new coal mine in Cumbria, we wrote about...

RADICAL: THE IDEOLOGY OF GENDER IDENTITY HAS BEEN ADOPTED AT UK PRISONS, PUTTING BIOLOGICAL WOMEN AT SERIOUS RISK

Victoria Hewson is a solicitor and co-founder of Radical , a campaign for truth and freedom in the gender recognition debate. She and...

 
 
 

DANIEL HANNAN: A TRIBUTE TO JENS-PETER BONDE. A DEVASTATINGLY ABLE CAMPAIGNER AND GIANT OF THE EUROSCEPTIC MOVEMENT

Lord Hannan of Kingsclere is a Conservative peer, writer and columnist. He was a Conservative MEP from 1999 to 2020, and is now President...

YOUNG PEOPLE AND REOPENINGS. LET'S CELEBRATE LIFE GOING BACK TO NORMAL - BUT REMEMBER THAT NORMAL CAN BE DAUNTING TOO

With April 12 having arrived yesterday and the pubs and shops finally opening again in England, albeit in rather arctic conditions,...

 
 
 

ANDREA JENKYNS: GLOBAL BRITAIN CAN LEAD THE WAY ON FARM ANIMAL WELFARE STANDARDS

Andrea Jenkyns is MP for Morley and Outwood. Much of the Brexit debate centred on discussion of sovereignty and freedom; the ability...

JAMES FRAYNE: WHAT THE POLLS TELL US ABOUT THE HEALTH OF THE MONARCHY

James Frayne is Director of Public First and author of Meet the People, a guide to moving public opinion. The death of the Duke of...

 
 
 



YouTubers Jenna Marbles and Julien Solomita Are Engaged After 8 Years of Dating

YouTubers Jenna Marbles and Julien Solomita Are Engaged After 8 Years of Dating

Jenna Marbles and Julien Solomita are officially engaged! In a Twitch stream, Julien, 28, shared that he popped the question to Jenna, 34, after eight years of dating, casually... Read more ...

Megan Thee Stallion releases a steamy music video for her hit track Movie...

Megan Thee Stallion releases a steamy music video for her hit track Movie featuring Lil Durk

Megan Thee Stallion dropped a steamy new music video for her fan-favorite track Movie off her debut album Good News, released in December, on Thursday. Read more ...

What the papers say - April 16

Images of a grieving Prince Charles feature on many of Friday's front pages. Read more ...

Here's What You Missed at Vanity Fair's Cocktail Hour, Live! Act Three

Julianne Moore, Amanda Seyfried, Sacha Baron Cohen, Phoebe Robinson, Janet Mock, Paris Hilton, and more capped off V.F.'s inaugural pre-Oscars virtual event in style. Read more ...

Beijing hit by third sandstorm in five weeks

Dust blown in from drought-hit areas to the north sends pollution soaring to twice the hazardous level The third major sandstorm in five weeks turned Beijing's skies sepia on... Read more ...

Prince Harry set for ‘a historically freighted royal face-off' as Duke...

Prince Harry set for ‘a historically freighted royal face-off' as Duke returns to UK

PRINCE HARRY is set to have a historical "face-off" with the Royal Family after returning to the UK for his grandfather's funeral, according to a royal expert. Read more ...

Bellevue Hill: Chinese millionaire William Wu goes on $50m Sydney property...

Bellevue Hill: Chinese millionaire William Wu goes on $50m Sydney property buying spree in one year

Mayrin Group director William Wu, 28, has bought a series of high-end properties in Sydney's ritzy eastern suburbs - including a $11.08million home in Bellevue Hill in February... Read more ...

Mads Mikkelsen joins Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Indiana Jones 5

Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen will reportedly join Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Indiana Jones 5. Read more ...

What the papers say - April 16

The nation's papers are led by the final preparations being made for the Duke of Edinburgh's funeral. Read more ...

Game of Thrones star Pilou Asbaek joins Jason Momoa in Aquaman 2 in an...

Game of Thrones star Pilou Asbaek joins Jason Momoa in Aquaman 2 in an unknown role

Jason Momoa is getting a fellow Game of Thrones star to join him in Aquaman 2, with Pilou Asbaek signing on. Read more ...