Amber Rudd

Amber Rudd Says A No Deal Brexit Would Be 'Unthinkable'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 17.10.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has said it would be “unthinkable that there would be no deal” between the UK and the EU as yet another Cabinet split on Brexit emerged...

Wanted: The UK's Answer To Macron

Kate Baldwin | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Politics
Kate Baldwin

Watching President Macron's first televised interview this Sunday, two things struck me. Firstly, wow. This man is eloquent, considered, sensitive, confident, and inspires confidence in his ability as a leader and in France.

Government Reveals Reason EU Nationals Were Wrongly Sent Deportation Threat Letters

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 13.10.2017 | UK Politics

Government ministers have revealed the reason scores of EU nationals were wrongly sent letters threatening them with deportation. The Home Office apol...

Tory Coup Speculation Is Rife: Will Replacing The Prime Minister Solve The Conservative Party's Problems?

Alex Croft | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Politics
Alex Croft

The Tory party is tearing itself apart through infighting, and the disunity grows by the day. You only have to look at history to discover what happens when a party is disunited - the public will not vote for you. The Conservative Party is a survivalist party with ruthless ambitions. It would not have secured its reputation as the most successful political party in Britain were it not.

The Waugh Zone Thursday October 5, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Politics

1. SUITED, BOOTED? You know things are bad when a PM’s defenders’ best case is this: robots don’t cough, so no one will call her a Maybot ag...

Eddie Mair Likens Boris Johnson To Bernard Manning During Brutal Interview With Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK

The BBC’s Eddie Mair has suggested Boris Johnson is politics’s answer to comedian Bernard Manning during a merciless interview with one of the For...

Amber Rudd Announces New Measures After 'Revolting' Spate Of Acid Attacks

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has proposed to ban the sale of acid to under 18s and outlaw its possession in public after a string of “absolutely revolting” attacks....

Business Needs To Stand Up Against The Scaremongering On Immigration

Lord Bilimoria CBE | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK Politics
Lord Bilimoria CBE

It is high time we stood up against the scaremongering on immigration by our current Government. The latest revelations about the inaccuracies surrounding the statistics on international students staying in the UK reveal just how far the public have been misled about the highly-charged issue of migration, a driving factor behind the Brexit vote.

Question Time Heckler Turned Labour Activist Could Challenge Amber Rudd At Next Election

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK Politics

The Tory voter turned Labour activist who heckled Amber Rudd over tax credits on Question Time could challenge the Home Secretary at the ballot box, H...

Boris Johnson Gets A Slapdown From Theresa May And Pat On The Back From Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has been publicly reprimanded by Theresa May for his controversial Brexit intervention - as the Foreign Secretary received a pat on the ...

Amber Rudd Goes To Town On Donald Trump's Parsons Green Tweet

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has dismissed Donald Trump’s tweets on Parsons Green as “pure speculation”. A range of UK politicians have called on the tweet-happy ...

Sunday Show Round Up: Tory Brexit Wars And What's The Point Of The Lib Dems?

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Amber Rudd was up on Marr to deal with the fallout from two incidents: the Parsons Green terror attack and Boris Johnson’s Brex...

Boris Johnson Slammed For 'Backseat Driving Brexit' By Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK Politics

"You could call it backseat driving" - Amber Rudd reacts to Boris Johnson comments on #Brexit #marr https://t.co/JjlWvzSdWt pic.twitter.com/OGcsG575rh...

'National Action Members Arrested On Suspicion Of Preparing Acts Of Terror'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK

Serving members of the Army are among four alleged members of banned neo-Nazi group National Action who were arrested on suspicion of preparing acts o...

Digital Dangers: How To Keep Your Children Safe Online

Javed Khan | Posted 27.08.2017 | UK Parents
Javed Khan

A survey of our specialist child sexual exploitation services last year showed how nearly two thirds of children groomed online who were referred to us were sexually exploited after meeting the attacker they met online.

Amber Rudd To Be Hauled Before MPs After Home Office Wrongly Threatens To Deport EU Nationals

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd will be dragged before MPs to explain why EU nationals were sent letters incorrectly threatening them with deportation. The ...

Owen Jones Joins Forces With Momentum To Oust Tory Cabinet Ministers

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Politics

Corbynista campaigners Momentum have joined forces with journalist Owen Jones in a bid to oust senior Tory MPs from their seats. Momentum’s Unseat ...

Political Correctness Must Not Stop UK Tackling Child Sex Abuse, Rudd Says

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK

Political correctness must not get in the way of tackling child sex abuse, Amber Rudd has said amid calls to review racially-motivated crimes. The Ho...

Amber Rudd 'Becomes Latest Victim Of Notorious Email Hoaxer'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has apparently fallen victim to a notorious email hoaxer known for pranks hoodwinking US President Donald Trump’s advisors and the Bank o...

'Racial Profiling' Concerns Raised As Rudd Backs Use Of Stop And Search Powers

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has reignited debate over the use of stop and search powers after backing calls for officers to use them to “confront” a recent rise in...

Suicidal Teen Whose Case Prompted To Judge To Warn Of 'Blood Of Our Hands' Now Has Care

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK

A suicidal teen, whose lack of care prompted a High Court judge to condemn the shortage of treatment for mentally unwell children, now has a “safe a...

Amber Rudd's Attacks On Whatsapp And Privacy Are Both Silly And Sinister

Martha Spurrier | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK Politics
Martha Spurrier

Privacy is a fundamental human right and a necessity in the modern world. Our Government's attempt to rebrand it as the refuge of terrorists shows a painful disregard for basic democratic principles and traditional conservative values. It will not wash. We will not stand for it and, we hope, neither will Silicon Valley.

Amber Rudd Claims 'Real People' Do Not Want Secure Communications

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has said “real people” do not want secure end-to-end encryption on messaging services. The Home Secretary will warn internet giants tod...

There's A Real Risk Brexit Will Only Worsen The NHS Staffing Crisis

Dr Andrew Dearden | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Politics
Dr Andrew Dearden

Sadly there is a real risk that Brexit will only worsen the current staffing crisis across the health service. More than four in ten doctors told the BMA that they were considering leaving the UK in light of the referendum result, and we know that non-UK workers have already begun to leave the NHS since we voted to leave the EU.

Brexit Briefing: Would EU Eat It?

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Politics

You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to your inbox every Thursday afternoon. If you like what you re...