Keir Starmer labels PM’s social care reforms a ‘working class dementia tax’

Sir Keir Starmer today labelled Boris Johnson‘s social care reforms a ‘working class dementia tax’ as the two leaders engaged in ferocious clashes at PMQs.  Sir Keir accused Mr Johnson of breaking a Tory manifesto pledge that nobody would have to sell their home to pay for care. The Labour leader claimed the Government is … Read more

Fury as shadow minister Louise Haigh says Labour should be NEUTRAL in any Irish reunification vote

Fury as shadow minister Louise Haigh says a Labour government should be NEUTRAL and not campaign to keep Northern Ireland within the UK if there is a future border poll on Irish reunification Louise Haigh said that if her party was in Government it should remain ‘neutral’ Told GB News Britain ‘should not have any … Read more

‘How does he find time to be an MP? Tory Geoffrey Cox’s £1m legal earnings are condemned

‘How does he find time to be an MP? Tory Geoffrey Cox’s £1m legal earnings are condemned by Labour as PM says second jobs will be ‘looked at’ with calls for consultancies to be banned Politicians are pointing fingers at each other over their paid sidelines  Comes after bitter row over Boris Johnson’s abortive bid … Read more

Lord Ashcroft announces he is writing biography of Carrie Johnson

Boris Johnson’s wife Carrie will be the subject of new biography by Lord Ashcroft who previously penned ‘revenge’ book about life of David Cameron Lord Ashcroft has announced that he is writing a biography of Carrie Johnson Ex-deputy chairman of the Tory Party said Mrs Johnson is an ‘impressive person’ The book will follow Lord … Read more

Sir Keir Starmer’s powerful new aide Deborah Mattinson is accused of being ‘sleeper agent’

Sir Keir Starmer’s powerful new aide Deborah Mattinson is accused of being ‘sleeper agent’ who used government contracts to get sensitive information about the Tories They fear Deborah Mattinson will be able to pass on inside knowledge to Starmer She worked for Whitehall before being appointed Starmer’s director of strategy The pollster was one of the … Read more

Keir Starmer continues shake-up of top team ahead of by-election

Keir Starmer continues the shake-up of his top team as chief adviser Jenny Chapman is axed ahead of crunch Batley by-election – but she will join the shadow cabinet as Labour’s top Brexit spokesman opposite Lord Frost Baroness Chapman has been Sir Keir Starmer’s chief adviser during leadership But was blamed by Labour MPs for … Read more

Boris Johnson completes Tory election hat-trick as Andy Street romps to victory in the West Midlands

Boris Johnson completes Tory election hat-trick as Andy Street romps to victory in the West Midlands to add to wins in the Hartlepool by-election and Tees Valley mayoral vote and pile more misery on Labour Conservative Andy Street romped home to remain mayor of the West Midlands  It came after win in the Hartlepool by-election … Read more

Poll shows Tories are on course for a MASSIVE 17-point win in Hartlepool

Disaster for Keir Starmer as poll shows Tories are on course for a MASSIVE 17-point win in Hartlepool by-election – a seat that has ALWAYS voted Labour By James Tapsfield, Political Editor For Mailonline Published: 07:53 BST, 4 May 2021 | Updated: 07:53 BST, 4 May 2021 Keir Starmer is facing disaster at elections this … Read more

Tories accuse Starmer ally of getting contracts from council where his ex-lover was deputy leader

Tories accuse Sir Keir Starmer ally David Evans of getting £200,000 in taxpayer contracts from the council where his ex-lover was deputy leader Tories accused David Evans of cronyism over six figure taxpayer contracts The Campaign Consultancy, owned by Evans, won nearly £200,000 in contracts They came from Croydon Council where is ex-lover had been … Read more

Tories accuse Starmer ally of getting contracts from council where his ex-lover was deputy leader

Tories accuse Sir Keir Starmer ally David Evans of getting £200,000 in taxpayer contracts from the council where his ex-lover was deputy leader Tories accused David Evans of cronyism over six figure taxpayer contracts The Campaign Consultancy, owned by Evans, won nearly £200,000 in contracts They came from Croydon Council where is ex-lover had been … Read more