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Voters have a right to elect racists and misogynists as MPs, says Tory

Sir Desmond Swayne said he hoped his constituents would never elect a racist or a misogynist - but he defended their right to do so go to Article >

Analysis: How Calls For A Windfall Tax Have Exposed Deep Splits In The Tory Party

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Voters are seeing their energy bills soarFew issues in recent years have done more to expose the Conservatives’ ideological confusion than how best to respond to the cost of living crisis.At the 2019 general election, Boris Johnson secured an... read more

Exclusive: Tory MPs Pile Pressure On Rishi Sunak To Ease The Cost Of Living Crisis

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Tory MPs Pile Pressure On Rishi Sunak To Ease The Cost Of Living CrisisIf Rishi Sunak had any doubts that the shine has gone off his reputation among Tory MPs, the last few weeks will have removed them entirely.Once seen as Boris Johnson’s heir... read more

Partygate: Everything That Has Happened So Far As Sue Gray Prepares To Publish Report

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Sue Gray has blamed “failures of leadership and judgment” in No.10 and the Cabinet Office for the partygate saga.  This week, the investigation the nation has held its breath for is expected to land when Sue Gray publishes the full findings of her... read more

Voters head to the polls to elect new leaders in crunch local elections

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Polling stations opened at 7am (Picture: Rex) Millions of people will head to the polls today to vote in crucial local elections that could determine the fates of Boris Johnson and Sir Keir Starmer. More than 4,350 seats are being contested... read more

Jeremy Hunt Won't Rule Out Running To Replace Johnson Ahead Of Next Election

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Conservative MP and leadership contender Jeremy Hunt at the last leadership election hustings in London, on July 17, 2019.Former foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt has refused to rule out running to replace Boris Johnson before the next general... read more

Ex-Tory Councillor Tells Voters To Back Labour In Local Elections

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One former top local Tory has told people to back LabourA former senior Conservative councillor has called on voters to back Labour in tomorrow’s local elections.The dramatic intervention by Barry Macleod-Cullinane, who served as deputy leader of... read more

Jeremy Hunt Refuses To Say Boris Johnson Is An Honest Man

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Jeremy Hunt on Sunday MorningJeremy Hunt has refused to say Boris Johnson is an “honest” man.The former cabinet minister said “talking about personalities is not a helpful thing to do”.Hunt, who Johnson defeated in the 2019 Tory leadership... read more

Priti Patel speech ruined as protesters stage ambush to blast ‘racist’ Rwanda scheme

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The young left-wing activists railed against the refugee scheme championed by the home secretary A Tory activists’ dinner hosting Priti Patel as star speaker was derailed this weekend after activists infiltrated the event. As the home... read more

UK Elections 2022: 5 Takeaways As Tories Suffer 'Shattering Night’

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Boris Johnson, Keir Starmer and Ed Davey.1. Boris GONE-son?: Tories in troubleMake no bones about it, the Conservative Party has lost more than 400 seats and that is not good. For all the talk of a mid-term protest vote against the governing... read more

Northern Ireland Just Declared A Historic Election Result. What Will Happen Next?

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Sinn Fein has become the largest party in the Northern Ireland Assembly for the first time in the devolved government's historySinn Fein just won the most seats in the Northern Ireland Assembly for the first time in the devolved government’s... read more