James Wharton

Tory MP Under Fire For His Attack On A Local Clothes Bank

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Politics

A Tory MP has sparked controversy after suggesting there was "more than a hint of party politics" behind the launch of a clothes bank outside his cons...

The Conservative Party Ought to Be Proud of the Wharton Bill

Gareth Milner | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Politics
Gareth Milner

In years to come people may ask where you were on Friday the 29th of November 2013. Regardless of where you were, I can tell you what one man was up to: James Wharton MP was at the end of the trying, troublesome and often tiring journey of a Private Members bill through the House of Commons.

Ned Simons

Were You Bothered By Being Called A 'Nuclear ****'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Politics

"It’s not about me," Adam Afriyie insists. "It’s not about what MPs want. It’s about what the British public want. I knew it was going to be tou...

EU Referendum Question Needs Changing...

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Politics

The precise wording of the question that voters will be asked when an in/out referendum is held on Britain's membership of the European Union needs to...

Ned Simons

Tory MP: Ukip Are An 'Awkward Group Of Strange People'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Politics

Ukip members are an "awkward group of strange people", the Conservative MP in charge of piloting David Cameron's EU referendum Bill through parliament...

The Great Ukip Betrayal

Sarah Macken | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Politics
Sarah Macken

Ukip needs to become a much more focused campaign and stop mixing the Eurosceptic brand with a ragbag of other messages. Whilst, they may all be interesting points and tap into a set of concerns that voters feel strongly about, Eurosceptics will need far wider backing to succeed in the referendum.

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Crisis? What Crisis?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday 5th July 2013... 1) CRISIS? WHAT CRISIS? Personally, I find it hard to get worked up about events in ...

"I Will Always Be Grateful To Harry'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK

A new book reveals how Prince Harry intervened to help a gay soldier who feared he was going to be murdered in a homophobic attack by other squaddies....

EU Referendum Bill Has '50/50 Chance' Of Being Voted In

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Politics

A bill allowing a referendum to be held on Britain's membership of the European Union has a 50/50 chance of making it through the House of Commons, th...

Ned Simons

David Cameron Orders Tory MPs To Vote In Favour Of EU Referendum BiIl

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 16.05.2013 | UK Politics

Conservative MPs will be ordered to vote in favour of a bill committing the next government to hold an in/out referendum on Britain's membership of th...

I Can Fight For Britain But I Can't Marry My Boyfriend

Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Politics

A soldier who fought in the Iraq war and escorted the Queen to Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding has spoken out against critics of plans to ...