Conservative Party

Tory MP: I'll Quit Party If Rees-Mogg Is Made Leader

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Politics

A Conservative MP has said she would quit the party should Jacob Rees-Mogg ever become its leader. Heidi Allen said while Rees-Mogg was “fabulous in...

Jacob Rees-Mogg Distances Himself From Suggestions He Could Make Tory Leadership Bid

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 13.08.2017 | UK

Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has distanced himself from suggestions that he is considering a bid for the Conservative leadership. There has been much specu...

Tory Cabinet Ministers Secretly Support Creating New Anti-Brexit Political Party, Claims Former Government Aide

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Politics

Two current Conservative cabinet ministers support the creation of a new political party to oppose Brexit, a former senior adviser to David Davis has ...

Ruth Davidson Criticises Theresa May's Immigration Target

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Politics

Ruth Davidson has challenged Theresa May’s pledge to keep immigration below 100,000 and include international students in that number. The Scottish ...

'Nearly Half Of Tory Voters Believe Gay Sex Is Unnatural', Claims New Poll

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK

Almost half of Tory voters still believe gay sex is “unnatural” 50 years after homosexuality was decriminalised, a new poll has claimed. Accordin...

Tory MP Criticises Party's 'Lazy', 'Hopeless' And 'Bitter' General Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s “lazy” general election campaign was “hopeless” and “bitter”, a Conservative MP has said. James Cleverly warned on Monday ...

Hundreds Of People To Descend On Boris Johnson's Constituency To Try To Unseat Him

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK

A rally to try to unseat Boris Johnson will take place in his constituency at the weekend. The rally, organised by journalist Owen Jones, will include...

Jacob Rees-Mogg's First Ever Tweet Is The Most Rees-Mogg Thing Possible

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK

He’s become something of an unlikely online sensation thanks to his brilliant Instagram account but if you’re hankering for a bit more social medi...

Theresa May Announces Investigation Into Abuse Of MPs During General Election

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Politics

The government has announced a review into the abuse of MPs, activists and voters during the last general election. Theresa May has asked the Committe...

Vanished! Theresa May No Longer On Tory Website Homepage

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has vanished from the front of the Conservative website since losing her party its majority in the General Election, it was revealed today...

Six Broken Promises Made In Theresa May's First Speech As PM

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK Politics

A lot has changed since Theresa May delivered her first speech as prime minister a year ago. After seeing off the prospect of a Tory contest, the newl...

The New MEP For The East Midlands Is A UFO Expert Who Feared A Panzer Invasion Of London

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK

An historian and author specialising in the paranormal has become the new Conservative MEP for the East Midlands. Rupert Matthews, a former online uni...

Tories Should Not Ditch Austerity Just Because Voters Dislike It, Says Lord Lamont

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May must not abandon austerity just because cabinet ministers think voters have turned against it, Lord Lamont has said. The former Conservati...

Now May's Most Senior Minister Is Advocating 'National Debate' On Tuition Fees

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 02.07.2017 | UK

Senior Tories are pressuring Theresa May and Philip Hammond to ease austerity, with calls for a debate on university tuition fees. Any change to highe...

Tories Must 'Change Hard' To Win Again, Says Damian Green

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 01.07.2017 | UK Politics

Damian Green has warned the Conservative Party it must “change hard” if it wants to win another election. The first secretary of state, who effect...

Tories Must Raise Taxes To Fund Public Services, Says Former Party Chairman Oliver Letwin

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Politics

Oliver Letwin has called on Theresa May to raise taxes to pay for increased spending on public services. The former Tory cabinet minister who served ...

Why Jacob Rees-Mogg's Instagram Account Should Break The Internet

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK

When you think Jacob Rees-Mogg, the bespectacled backbench Tory MP, you probably think Brexit. You might recall his long-standing nanny. And, if you w...

Theresa May Wrote The 'World's Worst Manifesto,' Says Former Tory Chairman Grant Shapps

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s manifest the “world’s worst manifesto” and the Conservative Party will never win a general election again if it fails to learn t...

DUP Agree Deal With Tories To Keep Theresa May In Power

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 26.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has secured a deal with Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) that will see the Northern Ireland party prop up her minority Conservative governm...

Waugh Zone Special: Queen's Speech 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. OTHER THERESA “There is no Mayism!” She got that right, alright. The PM’s irritated riposte, at the launch of her ill-fated Tory manifesto ...

Damian Green Admits Tory-DUP Deal May Not Be Possible

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Politics

Damian Green has admitted the Conservative Party’s bid to strike an agreement with the DUP may fail, as talks between the two parties appeared to st...

Conservative Party On 'Death Row' Unless It Changes, Warns Tory MP

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Conservative Party is on “death row” unless is fundamentally changes, including changing its name, a Tory MP sacked by Theresa May in her resh...

DUP-Tory Deal Could Put Northern Ireland Peace Process At Risk, Warns Sir John Major

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Politics

Sir John Major has warned Theresa May that the deal she is attempting to strike with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in order to stay in Downing S...

Theresa May Hated The ‘Strong And Stable’ Slogan And Now She’s Being Haunted By It

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK

Beleaguered Prime Minister Theresa May hated the slogan “strong and stable” and resented having to use it in interviews. The revelation comes as M...

A Deeply Divisive Alliance

Megan A. Armstrong | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Politics
Megan A. Armstrong

An alliance with the DUP suggests that Mrs. May is more interested in consolidating her power via a small majority in Parliament than she is with the security and stability of the country she is trying to lead.