JOHN McDONNELL penned a letter to Tory Chancellor Philip Hammond yesterday demanding he publicise the cost of any secret deals made with the DUP.
The shadow chancellor voiced concern about the Democratic Unionist Party’s wish to scrap air passenger duty levied on passengers in...
Monday 19th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
DOZENS of Tory MPs have given Theresa May 10 days to shape up or face a vote of no confidence, according to yesterday’s Sunday Times.
The Prime Minister’s disastrous general election campaign, which ended with the Conservatives losing their majority, and her reluctant...
A FORMER Tory MP’s constituents have called on Theresa May to expel him from the party after he sent threatening and abusive messages to a local voter.
Stewart Jackson was MP for Peterborough from 2005 until he was ousted by Labour’s Fiona Onasanya at last week’s...
Friday 16th Jun 2017
NORTHERN powerhouse minister Andrew Percy sensationally quit his government post on Facebook yesterday.
The Brigg and Goole MP said he had been asked to continue in his role at the Department for Communities and Local Government but had “reluctantly” decided to step...
Thursday 15th Jun 2017
CAMPAIGNERS and union leaders wrote to Theresa May yesterday demanding a “categoric assurance” that women’s rights and access to abortion will not be weakened in any deal with the DUP.
A letter to the PM urges her not to “turn the clock back,” or to turn...
Wednesday 14th Jun 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Theresa May warned of a coalition of chaos propped up by extremist terrorist sympathisers. She just didn’t say she’d be leading it, writes PETER FROST
Tuesday 13th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Felicity Collier
A TORY councillor has been suspended for six months following racist tweets he made about Irish people during Saturday night’s Eurovision Song Contest.
Warwickshire councillor Nick Harrington, who is also a magistrate on the Coventry &...
Monday 15th May 2017
A TORY councillor has been suspended over a retweet that compared shadow home secretary Diane Abbott to an ape wearing lipstick, it was revealed yesterday.
This came after Ms Abbott received misogynistic criticism for having told Brexit secretary David Davis to “f*ck off”...
Friday 10th Feb 2017
A RECRUITMENT drive of prison officers will not be enough even to replace those who have left in the past year, new figures revealed yesterday.
Justice Secretary Liz Truss was forced to announce the recruitment of new staff after recent rises in violence and suicide rates and even...
Friday 11th Nov 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Tory retreats are welcome at a time when the British economy needs further austerity like a hole in the head, says KEN LIVINGSTONE
Sunday 10th Jul 2016