The Conservatives

The Days Of May

Dr Russell Foster | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics
Dr Russell Foster

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is now a distinct probability. Theresa May will form a loose agreement with the Democratic Union Party in Northern Ireland, one which allows the Conservatives to govern as a minority with behind-the-scenes support from the DUP. this will suit both parties. Once this deal has been agreed Theresa May will resign, and soon we will see Boris Johnson leading Britain's negotiations with the EU.

Theresa May Is Right Not To Even Consider Entering Into A Coalition With The DUP

Matthew Green | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics
Matthew Green

While I find it hard to categorise the DUP as either a friend or an ally, I do agree with the Prime Minister when she says that we need to work together in the interests of the whole United Kingdom.

The Conservatives Have Improved LGBT Rights - They Must Ensure The DUP Do Not Stifle Progress

Ruth Hunt | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Politics
Ruth Hunt

If such a partnership is pursued, The Conservatives - at the very least - have an opportunity and an obligation to demonstrate to their partners in the DUP why they too need to think again about LGBT people, our rights and our needs, and start actively working to achieve equality for LGBT people in Northern Ireland. It's vital that the Conservative Party stand firm on LGBT equality, and the Prime Minister makes that clear from the outset.

The Labour Manifesto Is A New Deal For Public Health

Yannis Gourtsoyannis | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK
Yannis Gourtsoyannis

The Labour Party has proudly affirmed that the state should act in the interest of the many rather than the few. No doubt you will hear repeated scare-quotes, such as, "Labour plans amount to the biggest state intervention in the economy for decades", that redistribution is "dangerously left-wing" or "unworkable" and that nobody wants to see the return of the "the nanny, interventionist state".

Ending Rough-Sleeping

Kate Webb | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Politics
Kate Webb

No matter who walks through the doors of number 10 we stand ready and willing to work with them to turn around the housing crisis, and give everyone the chance of a safe, stable and affordable home for the future.

All The Times Michael Gove Said He'd Be A Bad Prime Minister

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.06.2016 | UK

Michael Gove has announced he will stand for the Conservative Party leadership - a move that might surprise anyone who has listened to anything he's s...

Iain Duncan Smith - BAFTA Winning Character Comedian

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

I'm not going to pretend to even begin to understand quantum physics, but sometimes I like to dwell on the idea of parallel universes and all the possibilities that they might hold.

Ken: Tory and Cross-Bench Peers are Leading Legal Aid Revolt, Not Labour

Jonny Mulligan | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Politics
Jonny Mulligan

This week, after the eight defeat on the legal aid bill in the house of lords a source close to Ken Clarkes responded by saying: "It's yet another example of Labour peers behaving like they're in the Greek parliament, not the House of Lords." This is wrong and its not Labour.