Politics

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?
Politics

Who could replace Boris Johnson as prime minister?

With Boris Johnson under increasing pressure to resign over Partygate, we take a look at who could become the next prime minister.

‘I thought it was a work event’: Memes mock Boris Johnson’s PMQs performance
PArtygate

‘I thought it was a work event’: Memes mock Boris Johnson’s PMQs performance

Boris Johnson claimed ‘I thought it was a work event’ when confronted about the lockdown party at Downing Street. Twitter was having none of it.

Will Boris Johnson resign?
Partygate

Will Boris Johnson resign?

The prime minister is under pressure to resign over a Downing Street garden party during lockdown and more parties the night before Prince Philip’s funeral.

MPs win fight to make disability benefits research public after DWP refusal
welfare system

MPs win fight to make disability benefits research public after DWP refusal

Jonathan Van-Tam is stepping down – so here are his best Covid analogies
Covid-19

Jonathan Van-Tam is stepping down – so here are his best Covid analogies

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‘He is alone on this one’: Fury at Boris Johnson excuses after PMQs showdown
partygate

‘He is alone on this one’: Fury at Boris Johnson excuses after PMQs showdown

Boris Johnson says sorry – and that he didn’t realise Downing Street party was a party
Partygate

Boris Johnson says sorry – and that he didn’t realise Downing Street party was a party

UK government taken to court over ‘imaginary’ climate policies
Net zero

UK government taken to court over ‘imaginary’ climate policies

Government branded ‘disgrace’ after bid to strengthen Sarah Everard inquiry voted down at 12.30am
Politics

Government branded ‘disgrace’ after bid to strengthen Sarah Everard inquiry voted down at 12.30am

The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party

Boris Johnson under increasing pressure from Tories to tackle cost of living crisis
cost of living crisis

Boris Johnson under increasing pressure from Tories to tackle cost of living crisis

Michael Gove gives developers ‘final chance’ to pay £4bn to fix cladding crisis
Cladding

Michael Gove gives developers ‘final chance’ to pay £4bn to fix cladding crisis

Some Afghans ‘won’t be here’ for UK resettlement if scheme is not sped up, MPs told
Refugees

Some Afghans ‘won’t be here’ for UK resettlement if scheme is not sped up, MPs told

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‘There’s no magic bullet’: Westminster government won’t follow Wales in buying cladding homes
Cladding

‘There’s no magic bullet’: Westminster government won’t follow Wales in buying cladding homes

VAT cut or better benefits? Ministers under pressure to rescue millions from energy crisis
fuel bills

VAT cut or better benefits? Ministers under pressure to rescue millions from energy crisis

‘People are skint’: Six million workers have no savings as expensive 2022 looms
cost of living crisis

‘People are skint’: Six million workers have no savings as expensive 2022 looms

Was that this year?! A round-up of all the government scandals of 2021
Government

Was that this year?! A round-up of all the government scandals of 2021

What can we learn from Finnish prime minister Sanna Marin?
Finland

What can we learn from Finnish prime minister Sanna Marin?

What the Tories’ North Shropshire by-election loss means for Boris Johnson
Politics

What the Tories’ North Shropshire by-election loss means for Boris Johnson

‘Like something out of The Thick of It’: Tories blast PM’s leadership ahead of Covid vote
Government

‘Like something out of The Thick of It’: Tories blast PM’s leadership ahead of Covid vote

Why a handful of UK landowners hold the keys to the climate crisis
Land ownership

Why a handful of UK landowners hold the keys to the climate crisis

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The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson
Government

The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson

‘They disgust me to the core’: Frontline workers react to the Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

‘They disgust me to the core’: Frontline workers react to the Downing Street Christmas party

Here’s how bad Covid was at the time of the alleged Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

Here’s how bad Covid was at the time of the alleged Downing Street Christmas party

Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

Boris Johnson says ‘stop playing politics’ over Downing Street Christmas party

The government’s new drugs strategy cannot win the ‘war on drugs’
Carla Denyer

The government’s new drugs strategy cannot win the ‘war on drugs’

The government must stop ignoring advice to reduce flying, warn climate experts
Climate crisis

The government must stop ignoring advice to reduce flying, warn climate experts

‘Climate change needs to be at the heart of all policymaking’: Ed Miliband still has hope
Climate Change

‘Climate change needs to be at the heart of all policymaking’: Ed Miliband still has hope

The government sleaze scandal explained as new report calls for consultancy work ban
sleaze scandal

The government sleaze scandal explained as new report calls for consultancy work ban

MPs join calls for Windrush compensation scheme to be taken off Home Office
Windrush Scandal

MPs join calls for Windrush compensation scheme to be taken off Home Office

How can we make politicians care about our future generations?
John Bird

How can we make politicians care about our future generations?

Legacy benefits freeze left disabled people living on ‘historically’ low payments, court hears
welfare system

Legacy benefits freeze left disabled people living on ‘historically’ low payments, court hears

Food banks face a hard winter – give people cash instead
Sabine Goodwin

Food banks face a hard winter – give people cash instead