Conservative Party

New Social Housing More Popular With Public Than Private Homes, Research Reveals

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Politics

Just 17% of people would be happy for a housing development to be built within half a mile of their home, new research has revealed. A YouGov survey s...

Jeremy Corbyn Accuses Tories Of 'Smear' Over Drone Killing Of So-Called 'White Widow'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has said the Conservative Party is trying to smear him over the IS drone strike that reportedly killed Sally-Anne Jones after the Labour...

The Green Party Wants To Create A New Bank Holiday To Celebrate Migrants

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK Politics

The Green Party wants to create a new bank holiday dedicated to the contribution migrants have made to the UK. Members approved the new policy at thei...

Boris Must Be Held To His Claims Of Loyalty, Says Ruth Davidson

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK Politics

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson criticises "quite unfortunate shenanigans" within the party #Marr https://t.co/QP8tP2s2f4 pic.twitter.com/1...

Caroline Lucas: Theresa May Quitting Cannot Solve Tories' Brexit Catastrophe

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 07.10.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May stepping down as prime minister would not solve the Tories’ “Brexit catastrophe”, according to Parliament’s only Green MP. Carolin...

It's Taken A Leadership Crisis To Do It, But The Tories Are Finally Going Full Sass On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 06.10.2017 | UK

After breaking cover to reveal he is leading the move to oust Theresa May, Grant Shapps is now getting a thorough pasting from many of his Tory collea...

Calvin Harris Berates Tories For Using His Song At 'Such A Sad' Party Conference

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK

Superstar producer Calvin Harris has upbraided the Conservative Party for using his music as Theresa May’s conference entrance music, quipping he di...

Coughing Fit, 45 Prank And Faulty Backdrop Eclipse The Policy In Theresa May's Speech

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Politics

Key Announcements from Theresa May’s speech An extra £2billion for affordable housing scheme New energy cap plans to be published next week Announc...

Tory MP Claims Labour MPs Don't Have 'Soil' In Their Constituencies

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

Tory MP Rebecca Pow has confused and delighted the Conservative Party conference with the claim that there are no Labour MPs representing constituenci...

Tory MP Sarah Wollaston Says Boris Johnson Should 'Apologise Unequivocally' For Libya Comments

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

A Tory backbencher has joined calls for Boris Johnson to apologise after he joked about “dead bodies” in Libya putting off investors in the wake o...

Saying 'Loony Left' Stigmatises Mental Health Conditions, Says Tory

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

A Tory campaigner hit out at his own party for using terms such as “the loony left” to attack Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party. Louis Mosley said t...

Watch Theresa May Insist She Has Feelings After Maybot Jibe

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May insists she does have feelings as she reacted to her Maybot nickname. The Prime Minister was branded with the tag in November 2016, when G...

Boris Johnson's Best Gags From His Conference Speech

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson delivered his keynote speech to the Conservative Party Conference this afternoon, and during his wide-ranging address managed to get som...

Jacob Rees-Mogg Will 'Flee The Country' If Conservative Party Abandons Brexit

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

Jacob Rees-Mogg has said he would “flee the country” should the Conservative Party decide to abandon Brexit. The backbench MP, who has drawn huge ...

Brexit: All But One Of Theresa May's Ministers Backed Single Market In The Past

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

All but one minister in Theresa May’s cabinet are on record as backing the single market during their political career, new research has revealed. E...

Tories To Axe All Party University Groups Because Of 'Risky Politics'

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

The Conservatives are set to sever links with every Tory university group in the country in a bid to detoxify their brand. A confidential internal Tor...

Tory MP: Jobless Should Work On Farms To Meet 'Gorgeous EU Women'

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.10.2017 | UK Politics

A pro-Brexit Tory MP has come under fire after telling jobless Britons to find work on farms so they can meet “loads of gorgeous EU women”. Speaki...

Philip Hammond Announces £400m Boost To 'Northern Powerhouse'

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK Politics

Chancellor Philip Hammond will use his Conservative party conference speech to unveil £400 million of new investment in the ‘Northern Powerhouse’...

Theresa May's Policy Chief: Young Are Working 'Like Slaves' And It Has To Change

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 03.10.2017 | UK Politics

The head of Theresa May’s policy board made a passionate case for empowering young people as he admitted they were working “like slaves” under t...

Tory Members Vent At 'Blithering Idiots' Who Ran Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK Politics

Conservative members gathered in Manchester for the party’s annual conference have complained about being “kicked in the teeth” by party bosses....

Thousands Of Protesters Descend On Tory Conference

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK Politics

Around 30,000 anti-austerity and pro-EU campaigners descended on Manchester today in protest at the Tory Government. The protestors marched through th...

New 'Housing Court' Could Settle Disputes In Wake Of Grenfell Failures - Sajid Javid

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK Politics

Sajid Javid branded the fact millions cannot get on the housing market a “national outrage” as he announced a raft of new measures to protect tena...

'Hang The Tories' Banner Triggers Outrage And Disgust Ahead Of Party's Conference

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.10.2017 | UK

Police have removed a banner over a bridge in Salford that said “hang the Tories”, as people arriving for the Conservative Party conference reacte...

Boris Johnson Is Getting Involved With Brexit Again

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 30.09.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has intervened on Brexit yet again, putting Theresa May under fresh pressure ahead of the Tory party conference. The foreign secretary t...

'Get Together And Throw Shapes' How Young Tories Are Trying To Save The Party

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 30.09.2017 | UK Politics

“For a long time I kept it quiet,” says 21-year-old Ellie King, adding: “I didn’t stand up for things. I would leave it because I couldn’t b...