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

PM heads back from Spain break as poll shows Tory lead over Labour UP

Boris Johnson arrived back in the UK today after a poll found his lead over Keir Starmer has stretched to 10 points despite mounting chaos in supply chains and surging inflation. The PM has spent the week on holiday in Spain with his wife Carrie and son Wilfred amid a fresh wave of grim warnings about … Read more

Keir Starmer says he has been nicknamed Special K all his life as he visits Kellogg’s factory 

Just call me Special K! Keir Starmer says he has been nicknamed after breakfast cereal all his life as Labour leader visits Kellogg’s factory The Labour leader told reporters he’s had Special K nickname since he was born Sir Keir Starmer was visiting cereal factory in Trafford Park, Greater Manchester Prior to visit, he had … Read more

Poll: Voters preferred Keir Starmer’s speech to the PM’s

Voters preferred Keir Starmer’s speech to the PM’s with the Labour leader seen as ‘more in touch’ with country’s problems, poll finds Opinium poll suggested Keir Starmer’s speech better received than the PM’s Two-fifths said Boris Johnson came across as in touch with people’s concerns But almost two thirds said Sir Keir came across as … Read more

No Labour conference bounce for Keir Starmer as Tories EXTEND lead in poll

No Labour conference bounce for Keir Starmer as Tories EXTEND lead in poll… despite Boris Johnson being engulfed in fuel chaos Keir Starmer has not had a bounce from Labour conference in Brighton last week Tories extended their advantage in poll despite both main parties losing support Boris Johnson kicking off Conservatives’ annual gathering in … Read more

Government ‘spent taxpayers’ money on conducting political polling’

Government ‘spent taxpayers’ money on political polling on opposition leaders after Dominic Cummings ordered surveys to gauge public attitudes on initial coronavirus crisis’, new emails published by Good Law Project suggest Emails unearthed as part of an ongoing legal challenge against Government They appear to show consultancy firm was instructed to conduct political polling Emails … 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 is slammed for bagging two free tickets to Sunday’s Euros

Sir Keir Starmer is slammed for bagging two free tickets to Sunday’s Euros final even though Labour fears the packed stadium won’t be safe for fans Labour leader accused by Tories of ‘double standards’ for attending Wembley  He was given two free tickets to tonight’s Euros final against Italy in London  Alison McGovern earlier voiced … Read more