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Mark Menzies scandal: How Tory sleaze may shape next UK general election as Sunak’s party plummets
Mark Menzies
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Mark Menzies scandal: How Tory sleaze may shape next UK general election as Sunak’s party plummets

Two-thirds of young people have no trust in politics. As Mark Menzies loses the whip, are constant Tory scandals harming more than just the Conservative Party?
How Rishi Sunak’s smoking ban became a fight between individual freedom and public health
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How Rishi Sunak’s smoking ban became a fight between individual freedom and public health

Rishi Sunak is celebrating UK’s inflation fall – there’s just several problems
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Rishi Sunak is celebrating UK’s inflation fall – there’s just several problems

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Liz Truss blames the ‘deep state’ and the ‘establishment’ for her downfall. Here’s why she’s wrong
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Liz Truss blames the ‘deep state’ and the ‘establishment’ for her downfall. Here’s why she’s wrong

‘Consign it to history’: Sadiq Khan pledges to end rough sleeping in London by 2030
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‘Consign it to history’: Sadiq Khan pledges to end rough sleeping in London by 2030

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Ultra-processed food is often blamed for obesity – but we should be looking at government policy
Mark Game

Ultra-processed food is often blamed for obesity – but we should be looking at government policy

Austerity is more expensive than investment in public services. It’s basic maths
Chaminda Jayanetti

Austerity is more expensive than investment in public services. It’s basic maths

George Galloway: Rochdale MP’s win has opened the door for every anti-establishment chancer
George Galloway is sworn in as Rochdale MP after by-election win
Adam Barnett

George Galloway: Rochdale MP’s win has opened the door for every anti-establishment chancer

Millions in UK need to double their income to escape poverty – but change is possible. Here’s how
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Paul Kissack

Millions in UK need to double their income to escape poverty – but change is possible. Here’s how

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Why Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget is the most important in years – and could decide Labour’s future
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Why Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget is the most important in years – and could decide Labour’s future

Why Starmer’s £28bn green pledge U-turn is bad news for the climate, economy and his path to power
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Why Starmer’s £28bn green pledge U-turn is bad news for the climate, economy and his path to power

From Boris to Starmer: The man behind Jonathan Pie takes on 2023’s wildest political moments
Jonathan Pie
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From Boris to Starmer: The man behind Jonathan Pie takes on 2023’s wildest political moments

UK government spent millions defending its Rwanda plan. Here’s how that money could be better spent
Rishi Sunak and James Cleverly have been trying to get the Rwanda scheme off the ground
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UK government spent millions defending its Rwanda plan. Here’s how that money could be better spent

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Free school meals for all would generate billions for the economy. Here’s why
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Week of action

Free school meals for all would generate billions for the economy. Here’s why

These countries offer free school meals for all – so why can’t the UK?
Free school meals
Week of action

These countries offer free school meals for all – so why can’t the UK?

Why ideas of ending poverty are still stuck in the realm of fantasy
Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s 1567 painting The Land of Cockaigne
John Bird

Why ideas of ending poverty are still stuck in the realm of fantasy

100 people making a difference for future generations in Wales
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100 people making a difference for future generations in Wales

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‘Women have to step up’: Gina Miller on Brexit, misogyny and Britain’s ‘broken’ politics
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‘Women have to step up’: Gina Miller on Brexit, misogyny and Britain’s ‘broken’ politics

In Northern Ireland’s government, anything could happen
Paul McNamee

In Northern Ireland’s government, anything could happen

No, Brexit didn’t help UK ‘take back control’ – it made immigration rise. Here’s how
Hein de Haas

No, Brexit didn’t help UK ‘take back control’ – it made immigration rise. Here’s how

I’m a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don’t let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus
Julia Raeside

I’m a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don’t let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus

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UK housing crisis is so bad that some people waiting 55 years for a social home: ‘We need change’
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Social housing

UK housing crisis is so bad that some people waiting 55 years for a social home: ‘We need change’

Big Issue Group responds to Rishi Sunak’s proposed welfare reforms
Rishi Sunak during his speech on the UK's 'sick note culture'
Big Issue Invest

Big Issue Group responds to Rishi Sunak’s proposed welfare reforms

Mark Menzies scandal: How Tory sleaze may shape next UK general election as Sunak’s party plummets
Mark Menzies
Politics

Mark Menzies scandal: How Tory sleaze may shape next UK general election as Sunak’s party plummets

How Rishi Sunak’s smoking ban became a fight between individual freedom and public health
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How Rishi Sunak’s smoking ban became a fight between individual freedom and public health

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Renters pay their landlords’ buy-to-let mortgages, so they should get a share of the profits
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Renters pay their landlords’ buy-to-let mortgages, so they should get a share of the profits

Exclusive: Disabled people are ‘set up to fail’ by the DWP in target-driven disability benefits system, whistleblowers reveal
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Exclusive: Disabled people are ‘set up to fail’ by the DWP in target-driven disability benefits system, whistleblowers reveal

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Cost of living payment 2024: Where to get help now the scheme is over

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Strike dates 2023: From train drivers to NHS doctors, here are the dates to know

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Citroën Ami: the tiny electric vehicle driving change with The Big Issue

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When will mortgage rates go down?

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Specsavers partners with Big Issue to provide free eye care for vendors

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Andrew Ridgeley ‘was never envious’ of Wham! friend George Michael’s success