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Theresa May Hesitates Over Brexit - But Her Home Office Mistakes Boosted The Leave Vote And Let The Country Down Over National Security

Lord Bilimoria CBE | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK Politics
Lord Bilimoria CBE

This is why I believe that, before long, the British public will see that the Brexit "Emperor" has no clothes. It would be better for our country, our economy, our businesses and our citizens if Brexit were not to take place.

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...

David Davis Dismisses Claim Boris Johnson Changed UK's Brexit Policy

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 24.09.2017 | UK Politics

David Davis has shot down suggestions Boris Johnson’s controversial Brexit article has had any influence on Government policy. The Foreign Secretary...

Parsons Green Bombing: CCTV Shows Man With Lidl Bag Close To Home Raided By Police

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK

Grainy footage has emerged of a man holding a Lidl bag close to a house in Surrey raided in the aftermath of the Parsons Green attack. ITV has obtaine...

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...

May 'Suppressed' Reports Showing Benefits Of Migrants

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May “suppressed” nine different reports that showed immigration had little impact on jobs or wages, Lib Dem leader Vince Cable has claimed...

Tory MP Says Sex Abuse Victims 'Incentivised' To Make Allegations To Get Payouts

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Politics

A Tory MP says victims of sexual abuse are being “incentivised” to make an allegation in order to get compensation money. James Gray left fellow ...

'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...

May Told To Apologise For 'Bogus' Overseas Student Stats

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May faces being hauled before Parliament to publicly apologise for “bogus” statistics that wrongly claimed 100,000 students were overstayi...

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 ...

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...

Lawyer For Suicidal Girl X Reveals 'Sad Reality' That Top Judge Had To Solve Care Crisis

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK

The lawyer for a suicidal teen whose case prompted a judge to warn that there would be “blood on our hands” if authorities could not find her suit...

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...

Judge Warns Of 'Blood On Our Hands' As Suicidal Teen Lays Bare UK's Mental Health Crisis

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

Pressure is mounting on Jeremy Hunt to address the lack of mental health care for children, after a judge warned “we will have blood on our hands”...

Drugs Strategy Condemned For Ignoring These Radical Solutions, As Deaths Soar

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK

The Government’s new drugs strategy has been condemned as “business for usual” for failing to embrace radical solutions to soaring drug deaths. ...

Desperate Plea For Theresa May To Save Three-Year-Old Girl From Female Genital Mutilation

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Politics

A three-year-old girl faces female genital mutilation (FGM) if her family is deported, the Prime Minister was warned today. Hannah Bardell MP made a d...

Grenfell Tower Fire: Survivors Make 12 Demands Of Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Politics

Survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster have made 12 demands of Theresa May in a letter to Number 10. Around 150 survivors have written to the Prime...

Cabinet Reshuffle: Michael Gove Makes A Sensational Return

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Politics

Michael Gove is back in the Cabinet as Theresa May reshuffles her top team. The former Justice Secretary was sacked by May when she became Prime Minis...

Theresa May Vows To Tear Up Human Rights Laws To Tackle Islamist Terrorism

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is vowing to tear up human rights laws that stand in the way of her fight against terrorism. In a speech this evening, the Prime Minister ...

Enough Is Enough: We Need Fresh Solutions To Stop Terrorism

Baroness Jones | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics
Baroness Jones

Let's learn a few lessons from the mistakes of recent years. Let's value community policing and the police staff who do the vital backroom work. Let's focus the existing resources of our security services on chasing terrorists, rather than harassing environmental campaigners and Green politicians. Let us look at how our foreign policy connects with our domestic security.

The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 6, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. NEIGHBOURHOOD BOTCH The police erected 3ft concrete barriers on Westminster, Waterloo and Lambeth bridges yesterday to prevent what Scotland Yard...

Jeremy Corbyn Changes His Mind Over Whether Theresa May Should Resign As Prime Minister

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has changed his mind over whether Theresa May should resign over cuts to police numbers while she was Home Secretary. The Labour leader ...

Karen Bradley Repeatedly Refuses Answer If Armed Police Numbers Have Fallen

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Politics

Culture Secretary Karen Bradley this morning repeatedly refused to say whether the number of armed police has fallen since 2010, leading to heated exc...