ALEX BRUMMER: Kwasi Kwarteng delivers a genuine Tory Budget that spells end of Treasury doomsters 

ALEX BRUMMER: Kwasi Kwarteng delivers a genuine Tory Budget that spells the end of Treasury doomsters By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 22:00 BST, 23 September 2022 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 23 September 2022 The boldness and courage of Kwasi Kwarteng’s debut Budget is seismic. By taking a hatchet to taxes and placing growth … Read more

Liz Truss LIFTS ban on fracking despite fears it can cause earthquakes

Liz Truss LIFTS ban on fracking despite fears it can cause earthquakes saying it is vital to boost UK energy security – as firms mull offering 25% discounts on bills to get local residents to approve drilling near homes The Prime Minister told MPs the moratorium in place since 2019 will be lifted Told Commons … Read more

Labour demands general election and insists Tories need fresh mandate after Liz Truss’s victory

Labour demands general election and insists Tories need to seek fresh mandate from electorate after choosing new leader Liz Truss MP Wes Streeting said Liz Truss’s pledges differ markedly from Tory manifesto The health spokesman said she should ask public ‘for their consent’ to govern New Prime Minister Liz Truss said she plans to lead … Read more

Top Tory fundraiser resigns in wake of Liz Truss victory and gives new leader her first problem

Top Tory fundraiser resigns in wake of Liz Truss victory and gives new leader her first problem in office Ben Elliot, a close ally of Boris Johnson, announced he was stepping down Mr Elliot led the drive to amass a £56millon war chest during the 2019 election  It allowed the party to comprehensively outgun Labour … Read more

Unite behind Liz Truss or lose at the ballot box: Senior Tories call for rally behind new leader

Unite behind Liz Truss… or lose at the ballot box: Senior Tories including former Prime Ministers Boris Johnson, Theresa May and David Cameron call on party to rally behind new leader Conservative MPs have said the party must get behind new leader Liz Truss Sir Iain Duncan Smith warned that if infighting continued it would … Read more

After farewell to No.10, is it the quiet life for Boris Johnson?

After farewell to No. 10, is it the quiet life for Boris Johnson? Former Prime Minister will skip Tory party conference to keep low profile after ousting, allies say Boris Johnson is hoping to spend the next weeks ‘representing his constituents’ A source said Johnson is also likely to skip the Conservative Party Conference His wife … Read more

EU welcomes Liz Truss following her Tory leadership triumph

EU welcomes Liz Truss following her Tory leadership triumph… but vows to stand firm over Northern Ireland Ursula von der Leyen will not compromise on the Northern Ireland protocol Emmanuel Macron said: ‘We are ready to work together as allies and friends’ Latvian premier Krisjanis Karins said he values the UK’s stance on Ukraine By … Read more

Prime Minister LIVE: Boris Johnson to visit the Queen in Balmoral with Liz Truss to address nation

LIVE New Prime Minister LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Balmoral to meet the Queen after final farewell speech on steps of Downing Street with Liz Truss set to address nation later By Chay Quinn For MailOnline Published: 06:47 BST, 6 September 2022 | Updated: 09:04 BST, 6 September 2022 Share or comment on this article:

Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi admits he’s ‘deeply concerned’ about people freezing this winter

Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi today admitted he is ‘deeply concerned’ that Britons could freeze from the cold this winter due to the soaring price of gas and electricity. With average energy bills set to rocket to £3,549 a year from next month – and with costs set to rise even further next year – Mr Zahawi insisted … Read more

Liz Truss vows to give green light to oil and gas drilling licences if she is elected as Tory leader

Liz Truss vows to give green light to oil and gas drilling licences if she is elected as next Tory leader The Tory frontrunner believes it will help bolster the UK’s energy security Allies Kwasi Kwarteng and Jacob Rees-Mogg want to maximise domestic production  Gas and oil companies to be encouraged to invest in existing … Read more

Labour moves to 12-POINT poll lead over Tories with largest gap since Boris Johnson quit

Labour moves to 12-POINT poll lead over Tories as Keir Starmer’s party opens up largest gap since Boris Johnson’s resignation Labour moves to 12-point lead over the Conservatives in new survey of voters Redfield and Wilton Strategies poll shows biggest lead since Boris Johnson quit It comes amid bitter Tory leadership race and Keir Starmer … Read more

Liz Truss backtracks from plans for ’emergency budget’ – but vows to still push ahead with tax cuts

Liz Truss backtracks from plans for ’emergency budget’ – but vows to still push ahead with tax cuts – ahead of latest Tory hustings clash with Rishi Sunak tonight Liz Truss backtracks on pledge to hold ’emergency budget’ if she becomes PM She is now targeting a ‘fiscal event’ to provide more cost of living … Read more

Charlie Mullins backs Liz Truss for saying British workers ‘need more graft’ 

Businessman Charlie Mullins has backed Liz Truss‘ comments that British workers need ‘more graft’ and said work from home culture made people ‘feel they’re entitled to get money and do nothing’.  The Pimlico Plumbers founder said the Tory leadership hopeful was ‘undoubtedly’ correct after a leaked recording of her saying there was a ‘fundamental issue … Read more