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Lib Dems: Cable says party offers home to Brexit opponents

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 23:52
The Lib Dem leader urges opponents of Brexit to join his party to create a "more powerful force".

Michael Gove apologises for attending Ian Paisley dinner

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 17:11
Michael Gove was unaware a dinner hosted by Ian Paisley was a "fundraiser", says Conservative councillor.

Len McCluskey: Labour could attract new members if Tony Blair left

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 16:46
The former PM has become "toxic" and people might join the party if he left, Len McCluskey says.

Ruth Davidson: Theresa May's critics must 'quit the noise'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:28
The Scottish Conservative leader leader says Theresa May should be given the space to finalise a Brexit deal.

Tory: Hungary vote 'distressing... shameful'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:25
Lord Finkelstein calls on Conservative MEP colleagues to rethink their decision in the vote about censuring the Hungarian government.

Finkelstein and Adonis on Electoral Commission watchdog

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:20
A Conservative peer and Labour peer both criticise the Electoral Commission over its handling of spending limits in the EU referendum campaign.

Electoral Commission got Brexit law wrong over Vote Leave, court rules

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:03
The Electoral Commission loses a High Court case over its policing of Vote Leave's referendum spending.

Vlogger Grace Fit: Why we should go vegan

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:09
Lifestyle and fitness vlogger Grace Fit UK offers her thoughts on veganism in a personal film for BBC Politics Live.

George Freeman says he will stand for Tory leader next year if asked

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:35
George Freeman says there should be a leadership contest next summer after Brexit is settled.

Nicola Sturgeon: 'I was bullied at school'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 10:30
The first minister opened up about her school days as she faced questions from an audience of children.

Jo Swinson: Taking baby into Commons 'felt natural'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:05
An MP who became the first to take her baby into a Commons debate hopes it will help to modernise parliament.

Union leader suggests Israel 'created' anti-Semitism row

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 02:14
PCS head Mark Serwotka is recorded suggesting Israel "created" the anti-Semitism row in the Labour Party.

Brexit: Carney warns no-deal could see house prices plunge

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 00:03
Bank of England governor Mark Carney tells the cabinet a no-deal could see home prices plunge.

May successor must be from a new generation, says ex-policy chief

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 21:08
Tory MP George Freeman, Theresa May's former policy chief, says her successor should be from a "new generation" of Conservatives.

MP brings baby to Commons debate

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:38
Jo Swinson is thought to be the first MP to have their child with them during a parliamentary debate.

Cable backs new Scots vote hurdle

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:03
The Lib Dem leader says any vote for Scottish independence should be followed by a further "confirmatory" referendum.

Raab and Kuenssberg talk Brexit, roaming and EU deal

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:00
The Brexit secretary talks about the UK's chances of getting a trade with the EU, but what will happen if that is not achieved.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:40
A guide to plans for the UK to leave the European Union, after the 2016 referendum.

Brexit: Dominic Raab on UK plan for no-deal with EU

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:17
The cabinet is prepared in case the "ambition, the pragmatism we are showing is not matched on the EU side", says the Brexit secretary

UK driving licence 'may not be valid in EU' after no-deal Brexit

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:16
UK drivers may need international permits in EU countries after a no-deal Brexit, the government says.