Steve Baker

JANE MERRICK writes about an immovable political object facing irresistible forces.

Theresa May has vowed to battle on “with everything I have got” as she faces a leadership challenge sparked by her chaotic Brexit.

Enough Tory MPs have requested a vote of no confidence in Theresa May to trigger a contest, the chairman of the backbench 1922 Committee has announced.

MICHAEL WHITE: Lack of alternative leaders - on all sides - is narrowing the options

He’s been standing outside Parliament for months, he’s been appearing in every political interview for days.

Brexit secretary Dominic Raab has sensationally quit government saying he can’t back the deal he helped create.

Michael White on the increasingly hopeless manoeuvres from all sides as they realise the finish line is near.

The Today programme disinvites Patrick Kielty after his epic Twitter showdown with Boris Johnson, the tears of Steve Baker and Boris Johnson’s freebie tickets to get booed at The Oval

The PM is gambling on an appeal to Labour but she could still get her cards from the Tories

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has demanded the government does not plunge the UK into a “vague or blind Brexit”.

David Davis has fuelled the growing rebellion against Theresa May by sending a letter to all Tory MPs urging them to “chuck Chequers”.

Hardcore Brexiteers have vowed they will not budge on the prime minister’s Chequers plan.

Michael White explains why the collapse of the ERG blueprint joins Boris as twin embarrassments of the week.

Leading Tory Brexiteers have dismissed claims of a plot to oust Theresa May over her controversial Chequers blueprint – but do we believe them?

The Conservatives risk a “catastrophic split” unless the prime minister dumps her Chequers plan, according to a leading Brexiteer.

Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has laid into the prime minister’s Chequers plan, accusing her and the government of surrendering to Brussels.

In another Deconstructed, James Ball looks at how the European Research Group is exploiting the dark arts of the US.

Theresa May is facing a Commons showdown with Tory Brexiteers determined to force her to abandon her controversial blueprint for leaving the European Union.

The Labour MP tells Tim Walker that voters won’t forgive politicians who put party politics before the national interest.

Dominic Raab has been appointed as the new Brexit secretary.

From Theresa May to Dominic Cummings to Arron Banks - readers ask who is really subverting the ‘will of the people’?

Nigel Farage’s market value as a speaker would appear to be plummeting as rapidly as UKIP’s standing in the polls.

In this week’s diary column, the BBC continue to overlook The New European and fracked off playwright digs out Boris Johnson.

MICHAEL WHITE on the faux aristo with plenty of principles and views... but no policies.

The New European’s columnist JAMES BALL argues that we need to start working out who to blame when Brexit doesn’t go to plan

Ministers have claimed they are listening as they table a number of EU bill amendments to curb Henry VIII powers, but Labour says “nothing has changed”.

Behind the plots and schemes to achieve the hardest possible Brexit, a tangled web is beginning to emerge. PETER GEOGHEGAN investigates the figures pulling strings behind the scenes.

A Tory MP has been accused of not taking concerns about Brexit seriously after his letter response to a constituent still contained “add Bob’s comments here” at the bottom of the reply.

Brexit head banger Boris Johnson has suffered a bruising day at Tory Party conference as calls to sack him grow.

Plot gossip: Leaky lips in the Tory party and a look at the world beyond Brexit sniping

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