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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

From opaque PPE contracts to lockdown-breaking ministers, it’s been a bumper year for government scandals. Here’s your 2021 digest of them all.

The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson
Government

The scandals threatening to bring down Boris Johnson

The prime minister is facing calls to resign over the Downing Street Christmas party scandal. But that’s not the only reason he’s under increasing pressure.

Robert Jenrick’s ‘unlawful’ approval of Tory donor’s £1bn development is reversed
Housing

Robert Jenrick’s ‘unlawful’ approval of Tory donor’s £1bn development is reversed

Robert Jenrick was at the centre of a cash for favours row last year after ‘unlawfully’ approving a Tory donor’s £1bn housing scheme. Now, his old department has turned down the plans.

How MPs’ work ethic can really help deal with our labour shortage
Opinion

How MPs’ work ethic can really help deal with our labour shortage

Sir Geoffrey Cox ‘should resign’ over two homes revelations
Politics

Sir Geoffrey Cox ‘should resign’ over two homes revelations

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Former MP says system for declaring second jobs is ‘designed to obstruct transparency’
Politics

Former MP says system for declaring second jobs is ‘designed to obstruct transparency’

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