Steve Hilton

Theresa May Should Resign Over London Bridge Attack, Says Steve Hilton

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

Theresa May should resign as prime minister rather than be seeking to win a general election in three days time, David Cameron’s former top adviser ...

Millionaire Ukip Donor And Ex Downing Street Aide 'Teaming Up To Oust 100 Remain MPs'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK

A millionaire Ukip donor and David Cameron’s ex-director of strategy have reportedly teamed up to help oust 100 Remain-supporting MPs at the next ge...

Amber Rudd Should Be Sacked Over Foreign Workers Policy, Steve Hilton Says

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK

David Cameron’s ex-director of strategy has called for Amber Rudd to be sacked over her plan to “name-and-shame” companies who hire foreign work...

BBC Question Time: Steve Hilton Condemns Talking Down 'Brexit'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 26.05.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron's former 'guru' Steve Hilton has blasted the EU referendum Remain campaign fronted by his former boss - claiming they use "silly scares ...

China Is a Bully We Need to Stand Up To - Because No One Is Safe in China Today

Benedict Rogers | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Politics
Benedict Rogers

Like all bullies, China will respect us more if we do so - and perhaps then, there is a chance of China changing. For at the moment, twenty years after Amnesty International's report, no one is safe in China.

Cameron's Former Guru Can't Understand Why He's 'Sucking Up' To China

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK

The former director of strategy for David Cameron has hit out at the Prime Minister's welcome for visiting Chinese president Xi Jinping, calling it "o...

Ned Simons

Tory Strategist Steve Hilton Warns Labour Not To 'Rush' Leadership Election | Ned Simons | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Politics

Steve Hilton (left) and then leader of the Opposition, David Cameron, at Oslo Airport during their visit to the Arctic, April 2006. Steve Hilt...

Cameron's Former Advisor Calls For End To 'Abusive Market Power Of Big Banks'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK

David Cameron’s former advisor Steve Hilton called for a “human revolution” on Wednesday’s "Newsnight," making a plea for “real devolution...

Cameron Guru Steve Hilton Says Money 'More Powerful' Than Voting

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron's former director of strategy, Steve Hilton, has warned that it is money, not voting, that has the biggest impact on politics. Hilton...

Ten Things You May Not Know About Steve Hilton

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

Steve Hilton, David Cameron's friend, confidant and miles-out-of-the-box thinking director of strategy, will not be making a return to British politic...

Yes Minister: Civil Service Could Be Politicised Under Radical Reform Plans

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK Politics

The government is considering giving ministers the power to hire and fire top civil servants in a radical shake up that could bring in a system of Ame...

The Mythology of Employment Law

Martin Edwards | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK
Martin Edwards

For a branch of law intended, at the time of its creation less than half a century ago, to be simple, accessible and non-legalistic, employment law has become shrouded by an extraordinary number of myths and misconceptions.

Radical Civil Service Cuts 'Not Remotely' The Policy Of No.10, Insists Cabinet Secretary

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Politics

The suggestion that the civil service could be cut by up to 90% is not the policy of the prime minister or "anyone else in Number 10", the cabinet sec...

Political Review: Summit Wrong

Richard Marsh | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Politics
Richard Marsh

I give you, courtesy of Conservative Home, a website offering therapy for frustrated Tories, this unattractive vignette: "Mr Hilton was also accused of being unprofessional: turning up at the meeting in shorts and a T-shirt, clutching a plastic bag full of oranges. As the meeting went on, Mr Hilton is said to have started 'inexpertly' peeling an orange, getting juice all over the crotch of his brushed cotton shorts.

Top 5 Radical Ways To Save The Economy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Business leaders have suggested a single 30% rate of tax be introduced in the UK, in what is the latest piece of advice to help boost the nation's str...

Trust Boots: Parenting Vouchers Available At High Street Chemist

PA | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

The government is to issue £100 vouchers for parenting classes in an attempt to stem the breakdown of family discipline blamed by ministers for last ...

Ned Simons

Douglas Carswell: 'I Have A Sense Of Humour But It's Not Funny' | Ned Simons | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Politics

The veteran Tory backbench MP who was told to "get a sense of humour" by David Cameron on Wednesday has said the impact of the Budget on voters is not...

Steve Hilton Guru Is Back On Twitter, Who Else Should You Follow?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK Politics

Steve Hilton is back - or at least the person tweeting as @SteveHiltonGuru is. This news has sent shockwaves through the political Twitterverse, a...

Political Review: Hype Over Hilton

Richard Marsh | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK Politics
Richard Marsh

Half a week on, and there is still no sign of another "radical thinker" stepping forward to fill the huge void in our lives left by the departure of Steve Hilton, the prime minister's 'Director of Strategy'. The talk is whether Mr Cameron, his government and perhaps the country, can survive.

Cameron's Director Of Strategy Steve Hilton To Leave No.10

Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron's director of strategy Steve Hilton is to leave Downing Street for a year in order to teach in California, it has been announced. Acc...

Role of Government in a Capitalist Society

Hugh Salmon | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

I cannot believe our politicians have only just realised that the role of government in a capitalist society is the most fundamental problem they need to solve.

Outrageous: Downing Street Reacts To Bell Pottinger Boasts

PA | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Politics

A leading lobbying company has been secretly taped claiming to be able to directly influence David Cameron and other senior government figures. Exe...

Featherstone Interview Exposes Coalition Tensions | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK Politics

Lynne Featherstone, the Liberal Democrat equalities minister, has attacked the "hideous" ideas of David Cameron's closest aides in a sign of coalition...

Civil Service Gold Card 'Cover Up' | Posted 13.10.2011 | UK Politics

Ministers are locked in an extraordinary power battle with Britain's most senior civil servant over the scandal of taxpayer-funded credit cards....

Abolish Maternity Leave, Says David Cameron's Advisor | Posted 26.09.2011 | UK Politics

Steve Hilton, David Cameron's enigmatic strategy director, has startled colleagues by proposing the abolition of maternity leave and all consumer righ...