Anna Soubry

John McDonnell Triumphs During Question Time Madness

Sam Coleman | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Politics
Sam Coleman

All in all, the Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell was, for me, the clear victor of this so-called 'debate'. I must commend him for not stooping to Soubry's level of petty insults, for rising above Campbell's spin and for consistently trying to drive home the messages and policies of a Labour government under Corbyn with the passion and strength of an electable party leadership team.

BBCQT Descends Into Angry Row As Anna Soubry Brands John McDonnell A 'Nasty Piece Of Work'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Politics

John McDonnell was attacked as a “nasty piece of work” by Conservative MP Anna Soubry on Thursday evening as the pair clashed angrily over the sta...

"More Like A Borstal Than A School": Watch Anna Soubry Attack Grammar Schools Plans

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Politics

Tory MP Anna Soubry today attacked Justine Greening’s education plans, saying introducing grammar schools would be detrimental to non-selective scho...

Minister Anna Soubry's Tearful Speech To Anti-'Brexit' Rally

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Politics

'We made a terrible mistake': Tory minister Anna Soubry is close to tears as she addresses an anti-Brexit rally— ITV News (@i...

Business Minister Hints Tata Steelworks Could Return To State Ownership To Find New Buyer

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK Politics

The Government has signalled it could take temporary ownership of troubled British steelworks to keep the furnaces burning while looking for a private...

Conservatives And Lib Dems Blame Each Other For Steel Industry Collapse

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Politics

The Tories and Liberal Democrats are arguing as if they were in coalition again after a row blew-up over the UK steel industry crisis. Indian steel gi...

Watch Anna Soubry Attack "Seriously Boring" Dermot Murnaghan In Amazing Live Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 28.02.2016 | UK Politics

Tory Minister Anna Soubry today branded stories about Conservative splits over the EU “seriously boring” as she attacked the media for “lazy jou...

Sheen Excoriates Tories Over Port Talbot Steel Industry Job Losses On 'Newsnight'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK Politics

Welsh actor Michael Sheen has warned of the devastating impact job losses will have on his hometown of Port Talbot following the announcement on Monda...

Tory Minister Tells Conservative Eurosceptics To 'Take A Chill Pill'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Politics

Conservative eurosceptics need to "take a chill pill" and remember the reason they got elected was David Cameron's leadership of the party, Anna Soubr...

Dennis Skinner Accused Of Sexism By Anna Soubry In Commons

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK Politics

Dennis Skinner, the veteran Labour MP, has been accused of directing sexist remarks at a Conservative minister the House of Commons. Business minis...

Alex Salmond's Defence Of 'Sexist' Remark Might Offend Scots

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.06.2015 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond has said people offended by him telling another MP to "behave yourself, woman" don't understand the "venacular of the Scottish language"....

SNP Are Not Happy About An English MP

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Politics

The SNP has officially complained about ministers with no "experience" answering questions at a House of Commons session devoted to Scottish issues. ...

Sturgeon Insists Salmond Is The 'Least Sexist Man' She Knows

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon defended Alex Salmond against accusations of sexism on Tuesday, stating there is no man she know...

Video Shows Tory Minister Most Likely Didn't Call Ed Miliband A 'C***'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Politics

A video has emerged of a clip edited out of a BBC documentary series last night which appears to cast doubt on claims published in today's Daily Mail ...

Women, You're Really Not Going To Like These Comments From The Male MP

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Politics

Labour MP Austin Mitchell has suggested that women prefer to discuss family and "social issues" rather than "big issues like 'should we invade Iraq?'....

Mehdi's Morning Memo: The Great Passport Backlog

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Wednesday 11 June 2014... 1) THE GREAT PASSPORT BACKLOG From the Guardian: "The Passport Office'...

You Won't Believe What The Defence Minister Did At Pret A Manger

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

Defence minister Anna Soubry has proved she is not just prepared for political battles after breaking up a brawl in a cafe. The MP, who has previou...

Anna Soubry Says Her 'Question Time' Spat With Nigel Farage 'Wobbled' The Ukip Leader

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Politics

Anna Soubry, the MP most famous for admonishing Nigel Farage on Question Time (as well as being the first female defence minister from the Commons), h...

Anna Soubry Apologises For 'Finger Up His Bottom' Remark

PA | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Politics

Defence Minister Anna Soubry has apologised after saying Ukip leader Nigel Farage "looks like somebody has put their finger up his bottom". The Tor...

'Nigel Farage Looks Like Somebody Has Put Their Finger Up His Bottom'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Politics

Tory Defence Minister Anna Soubry joked on a BBC news show that Ukip leader Nigel Farage "looks like somebody has put their finger up his bottom and h...

WATCH: Tory MP Shows How To Take Down Nigel Farage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Politics

There has been much debate about the best way to tackle the threat of Nigel Farage to the Conservative Party. Tory MP Anna Soubry gave it a good go...

Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin Says Tory Male Attitudes 'Need To Change'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Politics

Male Tory MPs were lambasted by one of their own on Thursday, with Bernard Jenkin, the chair of the Public Administration Select Committee, bemoaning ...

Anna Soubry Appointed First Ever Female MP Defence Minister

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Politics

Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry has become the first female MP to be made a defence minister, after David Cameron reshuffled the junior ranks of government. ...

HIV Home-Test Kits Could Be Legalised

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

People who are concerned that they might have HIV will soon be able to find out whether or not they are infected in the comfort of their own homes, of...

Make Your Last Gift Matter

Anna Soubry | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Politics
Anna Soubry

Since taking up my post at the Department of Health I have seen, first-hand, the work done every day by doctors, nurses, healthcare assistants and everyone else that makes up our great NHS, to improve and restore the health of our nation. However sometimes a patient's fate is out of their control and in the hands of someone like me and you - an organ donor.