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Derbyshire Times
Beast of Bolsover Dennis Skinner 'resting' after hospital stayBolsover MP Dennis Skinner is at home resting after being admitted to hospital.
Beast of Bolsover Dennis Skinner 'resting' after hospital stay
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner is at home resting after being admitted to hospital. The 84-year-old firebrand Labour politician has a low red blood cell count. An ECG was also performed on former miner Mr Skinner, who underwent a double heart bypass... Read more
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chad
Beast of Bolsover Dennis SkinnerBolsover MP Dennis Skinner is at home resting after being admitted to hospital.
Beast of Bolsover Dennis Skinner
chad / Posted 2 days ago
Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner is at home resting after being admitted to hospital. The 84-year-old firebrand Labour politician has a low red blood cell count. An ECG was also performed on former miner Mr Skinner, who underwent a double heart bypass... Read more
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chroniclelive
So what shall we call reformed prisons? How about workhouses?coaches. Processions to Parliament. The Sergeant-at-Arms slamming the doors of
So what shall we call reformed prisons? How about workhouses?
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
coaches. Processions to Parliament. The Sergeant-at-Arms slamming the doors of the House of Commons in Black Rod’s face. Dennis Skinner - and the curiosity of so much effort and symbolism behind the Government literally handing a speech for the... Read more
6d
heraldscotland
Ten ministers in the new Scottish Cabinet, but who is the one to watch?no place for sexism in our National Assembly... be warned.” Ms Wood’s response
Ten ministers in the new Scottish Cabinet, but who is the one to watch?
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
no place for sexism in our National Assembly... be warned.” Ms Wood’s response on Twitter "Hands off the BBC" Labour MP Dennis Skinner returns to his role as Queen’s Speech heckler-in-chief after having been otherwise engaged last time defending... Read more
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Daily Mirror
David Cameron accused of ditching election pledge to secure EU Remain votein 100 years was also confirmed and new adoption rules will help children find
David Cameron accused of ditching election pledge to secure EU Remain vote
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
in 100 years was also confirmed and new adoption rules will help children find families more quickly. Labour veteran Dennis Skinner provided his traditional heckle as Black Rod retreated from the Commons, ­quipping: “Hands off the BBC!” And... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What were the main proposals in the Queen's speech?Amid all the noise and fury of the response to the Queen's speech, including a
What were the main proposals in the Queen's speech?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
Amid all the noise and fury of the response to the Queen's speech, including a BBC related Dennis Skinner intervention, a joke about a rectal probe and a 41 minute speech by Jeremy Corbyn, there was actually some important detail on Tory plans for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliamentfixed-rate deal is set to expire Missed the Queen’s Speech? Fear not, you can
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliament
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
fixed-rate deal is set to expire Missed the Queen’s Speech? Fear not, you can watch the whole thing back right here. Dennis Skinner has delivered his classic Queen’s Speech zinger by shouting: “Hands off the BBC!” Beeb presenters were left... Read more
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International Business Times
Dennis Skinner Queen's Speech joke: Firebrand Labour MP tells government 'hands off the BBC' Dennis Skinner kept with long-standing traditional at the State Opening of Parl
Dennis Skinner Queen's Speech joke: Firebrand Labour MP tells government 'hands off the BBC'
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Dennis Skinner kept with long-standing traditional at the State Opening of Parliament by shouting "Hands off the BBC" moments before the Queen's Speech. It is customary the Labour MP – known as the Beast of Bolsover – makes a colourful intervention... Read more
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express
Corbyn cold-shoulders Cameron during awkward Queen’s Speech walkthe first time. Related articles Queen’s Speech: Cameron accused of ‘watering
Corbyn cold-shoulders Cameron during awkward Queen’s Speech walk
express / Posted 6 days ago
the first time. Related articles Queen’s Speech: Cameron accused of ‘watering-down’ plans amid EU vote Hands off BBC! Dennis Skinner makes traditional Queen’s Speech heckle Despite Mr Cameron even appearing to offer a joke as the pair tried... Read more
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express
Hands off the BBC! Veteran MP Dennis Skinner makes traditional Queen’s Speech heckle VETERAN Labour MP Dennis Skinner today made his traditional pre-Queen’s Speec
Hands off the BBC! Veteran MP Dennis Skinner makes traditional Queen’s Speech heckle
express / Posted 6 days ago
VETERAN Labour MP Dennis Skinner today made his traditional pre-Queen’s Speech heckle as he urged ministers to keep their “hands off the BBC!”. The 84-year-old,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch Dennis Skinner zing the Queen's Speech by shouting 'Hands off the BBC!'Dennis Skinner has delivered his classic Queen's Speech zinger by shouting: "Ha
Watch Dennis Skinner zing the Queen's Speech by shouting 'Hands off the BBC!'
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Dennis Skinner has delivered his classic Queen's Speech zinger by shouting: "Hands off the BBC!" Beeb presenters were left flummoxed for what to say when the veteran left-winger came out with his outburst in the House of Commons. There was some... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliamentgiven a lively send-off from the House of Commons to make the short walk to the
Queen's Speech and State Opening of Parliament
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
given a lively send-off from the House of Commons to make the short walk to the upper house in the form of a zinger from Dennis Skinner. He was quiet last year - will he make a comeback this time around? The Beast of Bolsover has been in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dennis Skinner's best Queen's Speech zingers, and why there wasn't one last yearEvery year Black Rod makes his way into the House of Commons to summon MPs to h
Dennis Skinner's best Queen's Speech zingers, and why there wasn't one last year
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Every year Black Rod makes his way into the House of Commons to summon MPs to hear the Queen's speech. And every year Dennis Skinner has a well-crafted one-liner waiting for him. His famed barbs have been a tradition for almost 30 years, fired from... Read more
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express
REAL democracy in action: New Zealand PM kicked out of parliament during heated debatethis chamber." John Key, the prime minister of New Zealand, was kick out of a
REAL democracy in action: New Zealand PM kicked out of parliament during heated debate
express / Posted 13 days ago
this chamber." John Key, the prime minister of New Zealand, was kick out of a parliamentary debateRelated videos Labour's Dennis Skinner blasts UKIP's Mark Reckless in Commons Dennis Skinner kicked out of Commons for 'dodgy Dave' remark Dennis... Read more
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chad
Police feared naming Polish rapist could spark tensionsperson can be deported and anyone who commits an offence in the UK can also be
Police feared naming Polish rapist could spark tensions
chad / Posted 20 days ago
person can be deported and anyone who commits an offence in the UK can also be considered for deportation. Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner said he has written to Derbyshire Constabulary’s Chief Constable Mick Creedon with concerns. Police have since... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police feared naming Polish rapist could spark tensionsperson can be deported and anyone who commits an offence in the UK can also be
Police feared naming Polish rapist could spark tensions
Derbyshire Times / Posted 20 days ago
person can be deported and anyone who commits an offence in the UK can also be considered for deportation. Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner said he has written to Derbyshire Constabulary’s Chief Constable Mick Creedon with concerns. Police have since... Read more
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24d
Derbyshire Times
Sports Direct ‘plays a part’ in Eastern European racial tensionsDirect because of its zero-hours contract policy and this has led to an influx
Sports Direct ‘plays a part’ in Eastern European racial tensions
Derbyshire Times / Posted 24 days ago
Direct because of its zero-hours contract policy and this has led to an influx of immigrants to Shirebrook. Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner says he has been demanding Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley and Sports Direct allow employees to join a trade... Read more
24d
chad
Sports Direct ‘plays a part’ in Eastern European racial tensionsDirect because of its zero-hours contract policy and this has led to an influx
Sports Direct ‘plays a part’ in Eastern European racial tensions
chad / Posted 24 days ago
Direct because of its zero-hours contract policy and this has led to an influx of immigrants to Shirebrook. Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner says he has been demanding Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley and Sports Direct allow employees to join a trade... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gaffe-prone Ken Livingstone won't be to blame if Labour take a beating next weekelections when he was facing a crushing defeat on the back of his disastrous Ir
Gaffe-prone Ken Livingstone won't be to blame if Labour take a beating next week
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
elections when he was facing a crushing defeat on the back of his disastrous Iraq War? Yes, good old Tony Blair. Despite Dennis Skinner vehemently opposing the move, having previously denounced Livingstone as a “prima donna” with “an ego as big... Read more
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chad
EXCLUSIVE: Influx of Eastern European immigrants leads to rising tensions, say policeand anyone who commits an offence during their time in the UK can also be consi
EXCLUSIVE: Influx of Eastern European immigrants leads to rising tensions, say police
chad / Posted 25 days ago
and anyone who commits an offence during their time in the UK can also be considered for deportation.” Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner said he has written to Derbyshire Constabulary’s Chief Constable Mick Creedon with concerns raised by a... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
EXCLUSIVE: Influx of Eastern European immigrants leads to rising tensions, say policeand anyone who commits an offence during their time in the UK can also be consi
EXCLUSIVE: Influx of Eastern European immigrants leads to rising tensions, say police
Derbyshire Times / Posted 25 days ago
and anyone who commits an offence during their time in the UK can also be considered for deportation.” Bolsover MP Dennis Skinner said he has written to Derbyshire Constabulary’s Chief Constable Mick Creedon with concerns raised by a... Read more
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express
First junior doctors go on strike - now ambulance crews consider walk outand career progression for ambulance staff.Related articles Junior doctors to
First junior doctors go on strike - now ambulance crews consider walk out
express / Posted 28 days ago
and career progression for ambulance staff.Related articles Junior doctors to ‘consider their responsibilities' Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt: 'Wipe that smirk off your face' Rehana Azam, GMB national officer for the NHS, said: “An... Read more
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Daily Star
NHS crippled as junior doctors begin two-day A&E walkout over contract disputeor call 111, which will have extra staff to take your call before visiting A&E
NHS crippled as junior doctors begin two-day A&E walkout over contract dispute
Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
or call 111, which will have extra staff to take your call before visiting A&E during the walkout. But Labour veteran Dennis Skinner told the Health Secretary to “wipe that smirk off his face” on Monday during Parliament as he called for Hunt... Read more
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29d
metro
Junior doctors start first all-out strike in NHS historywas a ‘deeper agenda’ to reduce the efficiency of the NHS while promoting priva
Junior doctors start first all-out strike in NHS history
metro / Posted 29 days ago
was a ‘deeper agenda’ to reduce the efficiency of the NHS while promoting private industry. Yesterday veteran Labour MP Dennis Skinner slated Hunt’s ‘arrogance‘ over the junior doctor contract row, asking him to ‘wipe the smirk from his... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Hunt told he'll have blood on hands as he fails to avert doctors strikecontracts on them. But 12,000 patients have had routine operations cancelled,
Jeremy Hunt told he'll have blood on hands as he fails to avert doctors strike
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
contracts on them. But 12,000 patients have had routine operations cancelled, along with another 112,000 appointments. Dennis Skinner lectures Jeremy Hunt Labour peer and world-leading fertility expert Professor Lord Robert Winston said:... Read more
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express
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt: 'Wipe that smirk off your face' OUTSPOKEN Labour stalwart Dennis Skinner has lashed out at health secretary J
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt: 'Wipe that smirk off your face'
express / Posted 29 days ago
OUTSPOKEN Labour stalwart Dennis Skinner has lashed out at health secretary Jeremy Hunt’s handling of the junior doctors’ strikes. Dennis Skinner has lambasted Jeremy Hunt over his... Read more
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metro
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt to 'wipe that smirk off your face'Soundbite artist and long-serving politician Dennis Skinner has launched one of
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt to 'wipe that smirk off your face'
metro / Posted 29 days ago
Soundbite artist and long-serving politician Dennis Skinner has launched one of his trademark verbal assaults on Jeremy Hunt as the health secretary fielded questions about the junior doctors’ strike today. Jeremy Hunt in last-minute appeal to... Read more
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Daily Star
'Wipe that smirk off your face' Veteran MP Dennis Skinner launches tirade at Jeremy Huntinto Jeremy Hunt's handling of the dispute “He could start negotiations today
'Wipe that smirk off your face' Veteran MP Dennis Skinner launches tirade at Jeremy Hunt
Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
into Jeremy Hunt's handling of the dispute “He could start negotiations today – wipe that smirk off his face” Labour MP Dennis Skinner "Instead he comes into here to try and blame the opposition for what's taking place. "He's almost giving the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt to 'wipe that smirk off your face' in heated exchange over Junior Doctors' StrikeLabour veteran Dennis Skinner has launched a searing attack on Jeremy Hunt in P
Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt to 'wipe that smirk off your face' in heated exchange over Junior Doctors' Strike
Manchester Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
Labour veteran Dennis Skinner has launched a searing attack on Jeremy Hunt in Parliament ahead of the latest Junior Doctors' strike bellowing: "wipe that smirk off your face". The 84-year-old MP, who is nicknamed the Beast of Bolsover, attacked the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Pathetic' Jeremy Hunt begs doctors not to strike - but refuses to compromiseMP Ben Bradshaw blasted Mr Hunt as "petulant", saying: "Tomorrow will be his re
'Pathetic' Jeremy Hunt begs doctors not to strike - but refuses to compromise
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
MP Ben Bradshaw blasted Mr Hunt as "petulant", saying: "Tomorrow will be his responsibility and his alone." Labour veteran Dennis Skinner told the Health Secretary to "wipe off his smirk" Despite the attacks Mr Hunt stood his ground, saying the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Wipe that smirk off your face!' Dennis Skinner just went to town on Jeremy HuntLabour veteran Dennis Skinner has gone to town on Jeremy Hunt in Parliament by
'Wipe that smirk off your face!' Dennis Skinner just went to town on Jeremy Hunt
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
Labour veteran Dennis Skinner has gone to town on Jeremy Hunt in Parliament by bellowing: "Wipe that smirk off your face!". The 84-year-old Beast of Bolsover prompted Tory cries of "shame" as he gave a pre-strike schooling to the Health Secretary,... Read more
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