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Daily Record
Former First Minister says Britain should be leading in EuropeCREATED by a civil war in the Tory party, promoted by the cheap politics of Uki
Former First Minister says Britain should be leading in Europe
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
CREATED by a civil war in the Tory party, promoted by the cheap politics of Ukip, fuelled by growing English ­nationalism and inspired by a contempt for foreigners, this EU referendum debate is dangerous, divisive and dishonest. Never in the history... Read more
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International Business Times
EU Referendum: Former Labour leader Ed Miliband unites with Jeremy Corbyn to back Remain campaign successor. Miliband introduced Corbyn, and used his speech to remind the public
EU Referendum: Former Labour leader Ed Miliband unites with Jeremy Corbyn to back Remain campaign
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
successor. Miliband introduced Corbyn, and used his speech to remind the public that the referendum is not just about the Tory party leadership. He said: "We want to say very clearly today to the nine million people who voted Labour at the last... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Top Tory suspended after 'saying Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt'laughing and joking with people, and that the person he had been canvassing had
Top Tory suspended after 'saying Sadiq Khan would treat white people like dirt'
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
laughing and joking with people, and that the person he had been canvassing had been loudly complaining to him about the Tory party, but had been smiling as he shouted. He added: "I said x,y,z and we ended up shaking hands whilst he told me to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Osborne mocks Labour over Scotland but suffers own "humiliation" on rebel amendmentthat is what he's condemning the Labour Party to." But John McDonnell, interve
Osborne mocks Labour over Scotland but suffers own "humiliation" on rebel amendment
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
that is what he's condemning the Labour Party to." But John McDonnell, intervening, said: "Could I remind you, the Tory Party just lost every mayoral election in the recent elections?" However, the Chancellor pointed out Labour had... Read more
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express
IDS and Jacqui Smith in heated row as net migration figures INCREASEthe figures were yet more evidence leaving the EU was the only option to contro
IDS and Jacqui Smith in heated row as net migration figures INCREASE
express / Posted yesterday
the figures were yet more evidence leaving the EU was the only option to control migration into the country. The former Tory party leader at one point told Ms Smith he did not "know what she was talking about," after she claimed there were... Read more
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The New Statesman
Leader: Against neverendumswas dreamed up by the Prime Minister for no better reason than that he was pres
Leader: Against neverendums
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
was dreamed up by the Prime Minister for no better reason than that he was pressured by recalcitrant right-wingers in the Tory party, as well as the UK Independence Party and the press. Referendums seldom settle difficult questions, as events in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fiona Hyslop: there's no room for complacency in EU referendum debateMs Hyslop said the issues at stake are far bigger than what she described as "a
Fiona Hyslop: there's no room for complacency in EU referendum debate
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Ms Hyslop said the issues at stake are far bigger than what she described as "a civil war within the Tory party". She told MSPs: "This issue is quite stark, it is bigger than any of this in terms of the internal dynamics within the Conservative... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Cameron warns elderly that a Brexit could hit their pensions and force foreign carers to return homewill begin campaigning for a second referendum if Britain votes to stay in the
David Cameron warns elderly that a Brexit could hit their pensions and force foreign carers to return home
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
will begin campaigning for a second referendum if Britain votes to stay in the EU, leading to an irreparable divide in the Tory Party. Asked at the G7 meeting in Japan how big a winning margin is required to settle the issue of Europe for good, Mr... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Good Is a United Europe to America?independent Scotland. It doesn’t necessarily mean you want an independent Scotl
What Good Is a United Europe to America?
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
independent Scotland. It doesn’t necessarily mean you want an independent Scotland in Europe. The Labour Party was in such dire straits at the last election and the Tory party is so unpopular in Scotland, you can see that’s why the SNP got majo... Read more
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express
David Cameron will regret his EU scare campaign, says CHRIS ROYCROFT-DAVIS50 of them to write to the chief whip to force a vote and it’s impossible to se
David Cameron will regret his EU scare campaign, says CHRIS ROYCROFT-DAVIS
express / Posted 2 days ago
50 of them to write to the chief whip to force a vote and it’s impossible to see how Cameron can ever hope to reunite the Tory Party. Indeed it could be split for ever judging by the nastiness of the insults that are flying like confetti. Boris... Read more
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The Irish Times
Patrick Freyne: 'When the Irish peasant girl speaks on Made in Chelsea, they stare in wonder'strange, internationalist and humane. In other words, it’s the sort of thing t
Patrick Freyne: 'When the Irish peasant girl speaks on Made in Chelsea, they stare in wonder'
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
strange, internationalist and humane. In other words, it’s the sort of thing that drives the Eurosceptical-wing of the Tory party crazy. Those plants should be kept in camps on the Iron Chicken’s junk planet. And those levitating spheres should... Read more
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U TV
McGuinness names SF Executive membersMr McGuinness said it 'would be resolved to his satisfaction.' "The task ahead
McGuinness names SF Executive members
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
Mr McGuinness said it 'would be resolved to his satisfaction.' "The task ahead of us will be extremely challenging as the Tory party continue with their austerity agenda and as we continue to resolve the issues of the past and build unity,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Martin McGuinness names Sinn Fein Stormont Executive ministersreceived and will set delivering as Ministers at the Executive. "The task ahea
Martin McGuinness names Sinn Fein Stormont Executive ministers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
received and will set delivering as Ministers at the Executive. "The task ahead of us will be extremely challenging as the Tory party continue with their austerity agenda and as we continue to resolve the issues of the past and build unity,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boyband 5ive (or, in this case, 2wo) divided on EU ahead of Brexit concertThe EU referendum campaign which threatens to tear the Tory party apart might c
Boyband 5ive (or, in this case, 2wo) divided on EU ahead of Brexit concert
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
The EU referendum campaign which threatens to tear the Tory party apart might cause a rift in another beloved British institution - 90s boyband 5ive. But 5ive should perhaps be renamed 2wo for the evening, as only 20% of the original members will... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Any Tory who challenges David Cameron after the referendum is committing political suicideon the EU, would be bewildered to see such an unnecessary drama being played ou
Any Tory who challenges David Cameron after the referendum is committing political suicide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
on the EU, would be bewildered to see such an unnecessary drama being played out. They would conclude, rightly, that the Tory Party is terminally consumed with an obsession that even the long-demanded In/Out referendum had done nothing to... Read more
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express
Furious Tories warn of no-confidence vote in David Cameron over ‘made up’ Brexit claimsTory backbencher But the dossier, which failed to mention any of the downsides
Furious Tories warn of no-confidence vote in David Cameron over ‘made up’ Brexit claims
express / Posted 3 days ago
Tory backbencher But the dossier, which failed to mention any of the downsides of staying in the EU, was savaged by Tory party members as murmurings of a vote of no-confidence rippled through the House of Commons. Senior party figures have... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Say no to Brexitnow seems a poor time to be rocking the boat. We seem to have stumbled into thi
Say no to Brexit
ScienceBlogs / Posted 4 days ago
now seems a poor time to be rocking the boat. We seem to have stumbled into this whole mess by accident; volume n of “the Tory party tears itself to pieces over Europe”, wished on the rest of us only because Cameron accidentally and unexpectedly... Read more
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heraldscotland
Davidson refuses to rule out becoming an MP - or UK Tory leaderanalysis”. And she also suggested that Justice Secretary Michael Gove would pl
Davidson refuses to rule out becoming an MP - or UK Tory leader
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
analysis”. And she also suggested that Justice Secretary Michael Gove would play a crucial role in healing the Tory party after the European Union referendum. “I think somebody like a Michael Gove figure is very important in bringing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon: No need for Stewart Hosie to quit as SNP deputy leader in Westminstertransported me as party leader around the county. That is significantly differe
Nicola Sturgeon: No need for Stewart Hosie to quit as SNP deputy leader in Westminster
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
transported me as party leader around the county. That is significantly different to the issue that has arisen with the Tory party which involved buses which transported a large number of activists to campaign for local candidates. These two... Read more
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International Business Times
Alastair Campbell: Cameron is too soft on incompetent, borderline racist, lie-peddling Brexit ministers of Tory on Tory. The problem with this is that half of that particular genie is
Alastair Campbell: Cameron is too soft on incompetent, borderline racist, lie-peddling Brexit ministers
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
of Tory on Tory. The problem with this is that half of that particular genie is out of the bottle, as the Leave side of the Tory party is showing no such restraint. After Boris Johnson has called the arguments of the man who leads his party... Read more
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Daily Record
Kezia Dugdale: We can't be complacent in EU votePrime Minister on STV directly contradicting one of his ministers, who had give
Kezia Dugdale: We can't be complacent in EU vote
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister on STV directly contradicting one of his ministers, who had given an interview an hour earlier on BBC1. The Tory party have been ripped apart by Europe in the past and it seems that from the outset this referendum has been more about... Read more
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express
Cameron’s former strategy guru says Britain is ‘UNGOVERNABLE’ in the EU & calls for Brexitleave the EU is not without risk. But I believe it is the ideal and idealistic
Cameron’s former strategy guru says Britain is ‘UNGOVERNABLE’ in the EU & calls for Brexit
express / Posted 4 days ago
leave the EU is not without risk. But I believe it is the ideal and idealistic choice for our times." He also savaged the Tory party, claiming excessive amounts of Government time are spent dealing with the EU-related workload, instead of focusing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
ECHO readers' Prime Ministers Questions on Europe answered(e.g. within arrival halls) driving licences etc. and is this referendum being
ECHO readers' Prime Ministers Questions on Europe answered
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
(e.g. within arrival halls) driving licences etc. and is this referendum being paid for by the taxpayer to appease the Tory party as it seems there is a bit of a power struggle within their ranks? PM: You’re absolutely right – there could be... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory in-fighting means they are best ignored when it comes to the EU referendumand the continent. Corbyn and McDonnell are voices of relative reason, both ad
Tory in-fighting means they are best ignored when it comes to the EU referendum
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
and the continent. Corbyn and McDonnell are voices of relative reason, both admitting they’ve changed to In since voting Out in1975. If you’re seeking sanity on Europe, it’s spoken in Labour. In the Tory Party, the two wings share a forked to... Read more
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express
Tory civil war over Europe could see LABOUR waltz into power, Jeremy Corbyn claimsscenario for these guys is that [the leave campaign] lose the referendum 52/48.
Tory civil war over Europe could see LABOUR waltz into power, Jeremy Corbyn claims
express / Posted 5 days ago
scenario for these guys is that [the leave campaign] lose the referendum 52/48. “[In that scenario] a third of the Tory Party are irreconcilable with dodgy Dave and a third of the Conservative Party come and join me and Ukip. “That is... Read more
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express
Farage says a THIRD of Cameron’s MPs could join Ukip if Britain rejects BrexitGOVERNMENT “The doomsday scenario for these guys is that we lose the referendu
Farage says a THIRD of Cameron’s MPs could join Ukip if Britain rejects Brexit
express / Posted 6 days ago
GOVERNMENT “The doomsday scenario for these guys is that we lose the referendum 52/48 “[In that scenario] a third of the Tory Party are irreconcilable with dodgy Dave and a third of the Conservative Party come and join me and Ukip. “That is... Read more
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Daily Star
Armed farces body armour: Futuristic kit ‘is totally useless'said the Tories had put cost cutting before safety And Emily Thornberry, Labou
Armed farces body armour: Futuristic kit ‘is totally useless'
Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
said the Tories had put cost cutting before safety And Emily Thornberry, Labour’s shadow defence secretary, said: “The Tory Party may talk a lot of rhetoric on defence, but if they consistently put cost-cutting before the safety and capability... Read more
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express
Cameron's OUT if Britain votes for Brexit, says Faragegoing to happen." Mr Farage said the referendum campaign had become personal b
Cameron's OUT if Britain votes for Brexit, says Farage
express / Posted 7 days ago
going to happen." Mr Farage said the referendum campaign had become personal because of the "internecine civil war in the Tory party". "I'm not interested in that. It's about whether you want our country back," he said. He promised to make a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Family of ex-Tory aide killed with daughter ‘devastated’The family of a former Tory Party aide who was killed along with her three-year
Family of ex-Tory aide killed with daughter ‘devastated’
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
The family of a former Tory Party aide who was killed along with her three-year-old daughter in a motorway crash today spoke of their devastation. Businesswoman Becky Hickmore, 37, died with her daughter Milly after the family’s car swerved off the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Dave’s Big Society was just a great con « Shropshire Starus how it would work and what it would involve. We, foolishly, just dismissed i
Dave’s Big Society was just a great con « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 days ago
us how it would work and what it would involve. We, foolishly, just dismissed it as another sound bite to try to make the Tory Party appear inclusive and that it would be working for the benefit of us all. As if it ever had? It was fortunate for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boris Johnson got mauled on Question Time by Paul Mason's epic anti-Tory rantway after the 23rd of June. It's this that frightens above more than anything e
Boris Johnson got mauled on Question Time by Paul Mason's epic anti-Tory rant
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
way after the 23rd of June. It's this that frightens above more than anything else. He suggested that a right-lurching Tory party could be more terrifying than Ukip. He added: "Ukip is a known factor. We don't know what these guys will do if... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Soldiers complain new body armour makes it difficult to get up from the ground"When the Armed Forces speak out about the quality of the equipment they are gi
Soldiers complain new body armour makes it difficult to get up from the ground
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
"When the Armed Forces speak out about the quality of the equipment they are given, the government needs to listen. "The Tory Party may talk a lot of rhetoric on defence, but if they consistently put cost-cutting before the safety and capability... Read more
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express
Cameron warned over devastating Commons defeat as Brexit MPs plot to derail Queen's SpeechMP: Remain resorting to ‘petty smears’ because they're losing In a sign of the
Cameron warned over devastating Commons defeat as Brexit MPs plot to derail Queen's Speech
express / Posted 8 days ago
MP: Remain resorting to ‘petty smears’ because they're losing In a sign of the increasingly bitter splits within the Tory party over the EU referendum, the group of potential rebel MPs have sent a warning to Mr Cameron he could be the first... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: Where Euro money can’t buy love in the UKtravels and experience. Set against this, the current referendum battle – incr
Bill Jamieson: Where Euro money can’t buy love in the UK
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
travels and experience. Set against this, the current referendum battle – increasingly portrayed as an internal Tory Party fissure between Prime Minister David Cameron and Boris Johnson – is just not engaging Scottish voters. Indeed,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scrapping Human Rights Act will cause constitutional crisis with Scottish Parliament, Cameron warnedMP, who is her party’s justice spokeswoman, made clear human rights informed ev
Scrapping Human Rights Act will cause constitutional crisis with Scottish Parliament, Cameron warned
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
MP, who is her party’s justice spokeswoman, made clear human rights informed everything Holyrood did. She added: “The Tory Party made a gung-ho commitment in their manifesto, which they have realised when they started to take legal advice,... Read more
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The Hindu
Conservative Party stands divided over Brexitremarks.” The senior leader said: “I think that every time he makes one of thes
Conservative Party stands divided over Brexit
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
remarks.” The senior leader said: “I think that every time he makes one of these extraordinary utterances, people in the Tory party will question whether he now has the judgment for [the leadership],” The Times quoted Lord Heseltine as saying. A... Read more
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Daily Star
Family torn apart after mum and toddler killed in crash but dad and other daughter survivemembers of the public who stopped and helped ” A spokesman for the Serious Coll
Family torn apart after mum and toddler killed in crash but dad and other daughter survive
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
members of the public who stopped and helped ” A spokesman for the Serious Collision Investigation Unit She worked for the Tory party treasure and helped run Conservatives Abroad under its chairman Lord Taylor - which represents the party’s... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The Great Hucksterfor Boris organised by a trio of eager junior MPs, Simon Heffer reports on how
In this week's magazine | The Great Huckster
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
for Boris organised by a trio of eager junior MPs, Simon Heffer reports on how the European Question is tearing apart the Tory party: We all know families who fight and argue in the privacy of their own homes but put on a flawless display in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour say Tories are running out of steam as Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speechleader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a sto
Labour say Tories are running out of steam as Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
leader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a stop-gap to give the warring factions of the Tory Party a couple of days' respite from the referendum. It does nothing to address the key issues at stake. "This... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Has the Queen's Speech watered down Tory plans to scrap the Human Rights Act?saying we're protecting human rights,” he told the BBC's World At One. “All th
Has the Queen's Speech watered down Tory plans to scrap the Human Rights Act?
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
saying we're protecting human rights,” he told the BBC's World At One. “All this messing around for the right wing of the Tory party really worries me.” Iain Duncan Smith is pitted against David Cameron in the EU Referendum campaign - and slammed... Read more
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Evening Standard
A reforming agenda in this Queen’s Speechon his leadership with “a clear programme of social reform”; it is also an atte
A reforming agenda in this Queen’s Speech
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
on his leadership with “a clear programme of social reform”; it is also an attempt to show that despite the rancour in the Tory Party on the Brexit debate, there is still a coherent reforming agenda uniting government. Or as Mr Cameron says, a “One... Read more
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heraldscotland
Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech but Labour says it shows Tory government running out of steamleader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a sto
Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech but Labour says it shows Tory government running out of steam
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
leader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a stop-gap to give the warring factions of the Tory Party a couple of days' respite from the referendum. It does nothing to address the key issues at stake. "This... Read more
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Evening Standard
Above all, Cameron wants his legacy to be peace in Tory ranksvotes on June 23, it would be a grave error to interpret the popularity of Brex
Above all, Cameron wants his legacy to be peace in Tory ranks
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
votes on June 23, it would be a grave error to interpret the popularity of Brexit, such as it is, as a message to the Tory Party that what the public really craves is a hectic lurch to the Right. Yet as polling day draws closer, it becomes... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Cameron urged to avoid reshuffle amid EU splitsDavid Cameron was today urged not to deepen splits in the Tory party with a “re
David Cameron urged to avoid reshuffle amid EU splits
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
David Cameron was today urged not to deepen splits in the Tory party with a “revenge” reshuffle if Britain votes to stay in the EU. MP Jacob Rees-Mogg, a leading Out campaigner, appealed to both sides of the Brexit row to show “magnanimity in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Ex Tory aide and her three-old daughter killed in crash on M4A former senior Tory party aide was killed along with her toddler daughter in a
Ex Tory aide and her three-old daughter killed in crash on M4
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
A former senior Tory party aide was killed along with her toddler daughter in an horrific motorway crash, it emerged today. Businesswoman Becky Hickmore, 37, died with her three-year-old daughter Milly after the family’s car swerved off the M4... Read more
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SKY News
PM Accused Of Watering Down Queen's Speechin the Queen's speech have been watered down or booted out altogether, sparking
PM Accused Of Watering Down Queen's Speech
SKY News / Posted 9 days ago
in the Queen's speech have been watered down or booted out altogether, sparking concerns from within the Tory party, Iain Duncan Smith has claimed. The former cabinet minister says that "key elements" of the party's legislative... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon elected as First Minister and pledges education as focusmade it clear that education will be “firmly at the heart of everything my gove
Nicola Sturgeon elected as First Minister and pledges education as focus
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
made it clear that education will be “firmly at the heart of everything my government aspires to do”. Ruth Davidson, whose Tory party now has 31 MSPs, congratulated Ms Sturgeon and said her party was determined to fulfil its election promise of... Read more
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express
Has Lord Feldman become a liability to David Cameron?by the Brexit campaign, which claims he has been helping to raise funds for Rem
Has Lord Feldman become a liability to David Cameron?
express / Posted 9 days ago
by the Brexit campaign, which claims he has been helping to raise funds for Remain while working in Downing Street. The Tory Party says he has merely been putting wealthy donors in touch with campaigns on either side. Friends say Feldman has a... Read more
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Daily Record
Lord Heseltine writes off Boris Johnson's leadership hopes after Hitler jibeallegations of President Obama. "His judgment has come under great pressure. A
Lord Heseltine writes off Boris Johnson's leadership hopes after Hitler jibe
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
allegations of President Obama. "His judgment has come under great pressure. As I say, I like him and we have to put the Tory party back together after this referendum, so I'm not going to get into the personalities business but I think the... Read more
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Gazette News
Leader of council opposition hopes to remain in his role despite election outcomevote on their leader at their annual meeting next Monday, and current incumbent
Leader of council opposition hopes to remain in his role despite election outcome
Gazette News / Posted 10 days ago
vote on their leader at their annual meeting next Monday, and current incumbent Dennis Willetts hopes he can continue. The Tory party won 22 seats, the most of any single party, in the all-out borough council elections earlier this month but it was... Read more
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