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express
PMQs LIVE: 'You have to PAY for it!' May delivers final SLAPDOWN to Corbyn ahead of recessshow there are some in the public sector who are very well paid. She said ther
express / Posted 3 days ago
show there are some in the public sector who are very well paid. She said there needs to be a fine balance. Tory grandee Ken Clarke said the only way a responsible government can restore public sector pay is by showing strong growth which a bad... Read more
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The Border Mail
Council to scrutinise needs for car parksthe city pays a six-figure annual licence fee to the multi-deck lot’s owner wit
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the city pays a six-figure annual licence fee to the multi-deck lot’s owner with costs rising by 3 per cent yearly. Mayor Ken Clarke said the contract was “not a waste of money if people use the car park”. “You can now park all day in that... Read more
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The Border Mail
Council draws pair of petitions on pokiesthe permit”. Both will now be considered before the matter is decided. The pe
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the permit”. Both will now be considered before the matter is decided. The petitions were raised in the absence of mayor Ken Clarke, who has had legal advice of a conflict of interest because he has been part of the executive of the RSL. Council... Read more
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express
If we don’t cut all ties with the EU... 1.2m migrants will head to the Britainscheming with Labour to try to keep Britain in the single market and under Brus
express / Posted 5 days ago
scheming with Labour to try to keep Britain in the single market and under Brussels rule. Former ministers Nicky Morgan, Ken Clarke, Anna Soubry and Dominic Grieve have all been linked to a plot orchestrated by Labour MP Stephen Kinnock to derail... Read more
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The Age
Fox-Sky Bid Approval May Go to 2018 as UK Mulls Next Stepleader Ed Miliband, prospective Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable, Labour Pee
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
leader Ed Miliband, prospective Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable, Labour Peer Charles Falconer and Conservative MP Ken Clarke wrote to Bradley jointly on Friday saying that Ofcom's analysis of the bid had been flawed and didn't adequately... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fox-Sky Bid Approval May Go to 2018 as UK Mulls Next Stepleader Ed Miliband, prospective Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable, Labour Pee
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
leader Ed Miliband, prospective Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable, Labour Peer Charles Falconer and Conservative MP Ken Clarke wrote to Bradley jointly on Friday saying that Ofcom's analysis of the bid had been flawed and didn't adequately... Read more
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express
Fury over Brexit plot to keep door open for migrantsrule, while forcing the Government to allow in millions of EU citizens. Other
express / Posted 7 days ago
rule, while forcing the Government to allow in millions of EU citizens. Other Tories identified were former ministers Ken Clarke, Anna Soubry and Dominic Grieve. Ms Soubry tweeted: “The way forward – set achievable interim goal of leaving... Read more
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express
'He's not in a position' Tory Brexiteer laughs off Tim Farron's 'guerrilla war' on BrexitClub: These people hate Brexit!Mon, January 16, 2017Remainers are finding it ha
express / Posted 8 days ago
Club: These people hate Brexit!Mon, January 16, 2017Remainers are finding it hard to accept Brexit. Veteran europhile Ken Clarke was the sole Tory MP to vote against triggering Article 50, when it was put to the Commons in March. Mr Kwarteng... Read more
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SKY News
Vote Leave chief blasts PM's Brexit plansSunday newspaper article condemning the move. Seven more Tory MPs praised Mr V
SKY News / Posted 11 days ago
Sunday newspaper article condemning the move. Seven more Tory MPs praised Mr Vaizey's article, while veteran Conservative Ken Clarke has already rebelled over the issue. Just seven Conservatives need to rebel to defeat the Government's fragile... Read more
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SKY News
Is Britain heading for a 'Nuclear Brexit'?it - they were Bob Neill, Nick Boles, Anna Soubry, Stephen Crabb, Nicky Morgan,
SKY News / Posted 12 days ago
it - they were Bob Neill, Nick Boles, Anna Soubry, Stephen Crabb, Nicky Morgan, Richard Benyon and Antoinette Sandbach. Ken Clarke has already once rebelled against the Government on this precise issue in February. So that means at least nine... Read more
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express
'It's being SELFISH' David Cameron wades into public sector pay rowpeer also urged squabbling ministers to stop their "ludicrous" public debate ab
express / Posted 17 days ago
peer also urged squabbling ministers to stop their "ludicrous" public debate about the issue. Fellow former Chancellor Mr (Ken) Clarke MP told Monday night's Newsnight on BBC2 it would be a mistake for the government to "give into the lobby of the... Read more
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express
Ken Clark claims pay rise for nurses is 'bad politics' as 'May wouldn't get the credit'the public sector pay cap – claiming she would not get any credit for giving em
express / Posted 18 days ago
the public sector pay cap – claiming she would not get any credit for giving emergency service personnel a pay rise. Ken Clarke says "giving in to the lobby of the week" of public sector pay would be "quite silly economic policy"... Read more
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WA Today
OFCOM finds Murdoch family 'fit and proper', but too influential if BSkyB merger proceedsfrom senior politicians that the Murdochs may not keep promises made during the
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
from senior politicians that the Murdochs may not keep promises made during the approval process. "The Ed Miliband, Ken Clarke, Sir Vince Cable and Lord Falconer submission ... leads us to be extremely sceptical of any assurances given by... Read more
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Brisbane Times
OFCOM finds Murdoch family 'fit and proper', but too influential if BSkyB merger proceedsfrom senior politicians that the Murdochs may not keep promises made during the
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 days ago
from senior politicians that the Murdochs may not keep promises made during the approval process. "The Ed Miliband, Ken Clarke, Sir Vince Cable and Lord Falconer submission ... leads us to be extremely sceptical of any assurances given by... Read more
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express
'We know who they are' Bernard Jenkin launches stinging attack on 'unreconciled Remainers'Remainers trying to derail Brexit' Bernard Jenkin said that if the likes of Si
express / Posted 25 days ago
Remainers trying to derail Brexit' Bernard Jenkin said that if the likes of Sir John Major, Lord Heseltine and Ken Clarke succeeded in making the Government "rat" on last year's referendum result, it would spark unprecedented "social... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brexit chief Davis 'pretty sure' free EU trade deal can be securedBarnier, was like, Mr Davis said: "Well, he's very French. Oh, he's very grand.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Barnier, was like, Mr Davis said: "Well, he's very French. Oh, he's very grand. He's very elegant." Former Tory chancellor Ken Clarke said the election outcome would put pressure on Mrs May to compromise on Brexit. He told Sky News: "Any three... Read more
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Daily Star
Philip Hammond being lined up to take over from struggling Theresa Maywants to see Mrs May overthrown. GETTYOUST: Mr Hammond could team up with Davi
Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
wants to see Mrs May overthrown. GETTYOUST: Mr Hammond could team up with David Davis to push Mrs May out Remainer Ken Clarke said: “If the sillier people in the Conservative Party now decide that the best thing to do is to start arguing... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Brexit secretary 'not certain' of Brexit dealalso suggested there would be 'one to two years' of transitional arrangements b
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
also suggested there would be 'one to two years' of transitional arrangements between the UK and EU. Veteran Tory MP Ken Clarke echoed Mr Davis' call for Tory MPs to forget about ousting Mrs May from Downing Street. The former chancellor... Read more
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SKY News
David Davis 'not 100% sure' of Brexit dealalso suggested there would be "one to two years" of transitional arrangements b
SKY News / Posted 27 days ago
also suggested there would be "one to two years" of transitional arrangements between the UK and EU. Veteran Tory MP Ken Clarke echoed Mr Davis' call for Tory MPs to forget about ousting Mrs May from Downing Street. The former chancellor... Read more
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The Irish Times
The revenge of the UK electorate for Brexit will be brutalare interested in. History is not a strong suit of the Brexiteers. Europhile U
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
are interested in. History is not a strong suit of the Brexiteers. Europhile UK politicians – like ex-chancellor Ken Clarke – have always pretended that the EU is just a free trade area. Clarke is smart and knows full well that economics... Read more

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