Conservative Party

One of the ironic elements of the Brexit debacle is that we have a trio of politicians tasked with working together to make it happen, who clearly do not get along with each other. Boris Johnson (Foreign Secretary), David Davis (Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union) and Liam Fox (Secretary of State for International Trade) cannot seem to do anything without appearing to be locked in a battle of one-upmanship.

Brexit may not happen at all – when what we need are leaders, not followers, to win this battle

Leave.EU have launched a broadside on cabinet Remainers Chancellor Philip Hammond and Home Secretary Amber Rudd in a bid to get the pair deselected.

Britain’s funniest politico Steve Coogan talks Corbyn, Grenfell and how Alan Partridge is a rabid Hard Brexiteer.

The Government’s actions based on the 2016 referendum’s outcome were politically illegitimate

Prime Minister Theresa May has become a much diminished figure on the world stage

From strong and stable to weak and feeble – a year of failure and fiasco in May’s Number 10

A Brexiteer MP who used a racist term to describe quitting Europe with no deal has been suspended.

Has Sunderland changed its mind on Brexit? We visit the city which led the charge for Leave and finds its still-burning rage is directed at cuts, rather than Brussels

Labour risk alienating the party’s Remain-backing voters after shadow health secretary Jon Ashworth claimed there was “no appetite” for a second Brexit referendum.

Mired in their own troubles, both Britain and the US have abandoned their duty to stand up to Russia

In an uncertain global landscape, the former deputy prime minister outlines reforms needed to safeguard the international order against nationalism and ‘strong man’ politics

Dinner table debate with Tory voters offers fascinating food for thought…

The general election has left the outcome of Brexit more uncertain than ever.

Suddenly he is everyone’s favourite Uncle Jeremy - a man on the threshhold of power. Next time he may be unlucky enough to win

Former chancellor Ken Clarke has urged the Prime Minister to change her approach to Brexit in an effort to restore public confidence in politics.

Brexit is not a done deal now the General Election is over, in fact the fight is just beginning

The thing that has made the Conservative Party the most formidable election-winning machine in political history is also its fatal weakness; its blithe assumption of authority.

Get your weekly dose of politics as Steve Anglesey, Richard Porritt and Geri Scott dissect the Tory campaign and crown Brexiteer of the week

Politics is a matter of sentiment, of attitude and feeling.

Get your weekly dose of politics as Matt Kelly, Steve Anglesey, Richard Porritt and Geri Scott dissect the Tory manifesto and crown Brexiteer of the week

The dangers of the presidential-style government Theresa May and her ‘team’ are seeking for the UK

What next for the pro-European cause in the Conservative Party, asks a Tory peer who has fought an often lonely battle against Brexit

Is Theresa May more big time than the Tories? Five things we learned on Friday:

Well, not quite. UKIP’s disastrous performance and the local elections signals their engulfing by the lurch to the right by Theresa May’s Team (previously known as the Conservative Party).

Podcast

Trending

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter