Prime minister under fire over private comments to Tory backbenchers.
MP Barry Sheerman says he knows it’s a “silly gesture” but it is “meaningful” to him
15-year-old has been flooded with offers of support – including moving elsewhere in the country.
A 16-year-old has been interviewed by West Yorkshire Police.
That Sheerman is permitted to hold such a position shows a clear disconnect between the rules defining and regulating lobbying as set out by the government, and the reality of what is happening in the industry. Sheerman is not violating the MPs' Code of Conduct, which explicitly prohibits MPs from becoming "paid advocates".
The Government had five months to produce the plan
The Tories were today accused of allowing children and pregnant women to be poisoned by toxic fumes by refusing to publish