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Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate

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Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate

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Boris Johnson refuses to answer why he sacked UN summit chief Claire O'Neill Boris Johnson refused to answer why he sacked UN summit chief Claire O'Neill after he spoke at a COP26 event today....
12:56, 2020-02-04

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt make first pitches for U.K. leadership to Tories Ex-foreign secretary and former London mayor Boris Johnson, the runaway favourite of Tory lawmakers, faced off with Jeremy Hunt, the current foreign ...
00:12, 2019-06-23

Brexit: Boris Johnson apologises to Tory members for deadline extension PM says failure to leave EU on 31 October is matter of ‘deep regret’ and blames parliamentBoris Johnson has apologised to Tory members who voted for ...
16:48, 2019-11-03

Boris Johnson 'could face Tory coup' over no-deal Brexit stance Tobias Ellwood says MPs would vote against government as Jeremy Hunt accuses rival of cowardiceToday’s political developments - live newsJeremy Hunt ...
11:48, 2019-06-24

Top Tory party donor joins calls for Boris Johnson to explain row Taxi tycoon John Griffin voices concerns about morality of leadership favouriteToday’s political developments - live updatesOne of the Conservative p...
13:08, 2019-06-24

Ruth Davidson in stinging attack on Boris Johnson for expelling 21 Tory MPs Davidson savages PM over expelled rebels Irish PM: No backstop same as no deal for us Read our live politics updates HERE...
13:08, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson tells Tory conference: UK is ready for no-deal Brexit Prime minister outlines final offer to EU and attacks ‘wheel of doom’ parliamentLatest politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson has insisted Britain...
14:04, 2019-10-02

Prorogue parliament latest: Judge refuses to halt Boris Johnson's planned shutdown A legal challenge aimed at stopping Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament has been denied an interim interdict at the Court of Session in Edinburg...
14:40, 2019-08-30

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to deny affair with Boris Johnson in Good Morning Britain interview Jennifer Arcuri has refused to deny she had an affair with Boris Johnson when he was mayor of London, but denied any impropriety....
08:56, 2019-10-07

Jennifer Arcuri: Calls for full investigation after ex-model refuses to deny affair with Boris Johnson US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri today refused six times to say whether she had an intimate relationship with Boris Johnson, who faces growing questi...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Tory leadership race: Johnson and Hunt criticise Donald Trump over 'go home' tweets Both Tory leadership rivals have criticised Donald Trump for telling four congresswomen of colour to go back to their "broken and crime infested" cou...
22:32, 2019-07-15

Tory leadership race: The top runners and riders as MPs announce Conservative Party leadership bids The race has begun for the next leader of the Conservative Party as more than a dozen MPs are believed to be seriously considering entering the conte...
14:00, 2019-05-25

Tory leadership race: Esther McVey and Mark Harper become first leadership hopefuls to confirm nomination Official nominations for the new Tory party leader and Prime Minister opened on Monday with eleven candidates throwing their hat into the ring....
15:20, 2019-06-10

Boris Johnson wins Conservative Party leadership vote, now set to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal wit...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Jeremy Hunt calls Boris Johnson a ‘coward’ as UK leadership race heats up The winner of the contest will replace Theresa May, who stepped down as party leader after failing to secure Parliament’s approval for her European U...
15:00, 2019-06-24

U.K. PM candidate Boris Johnson balks at Brexit cost as leadership race heats up Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, said on Sunday he would withhold an already agreed 39-billio...
16:08, 2019-06-09

Boris Johnson apologises to Tory members after failing to deliver Halloween Brexit Boris Johnson has claimed he feels "deep regret" over the failure to implement his promise of Brexit by Halloween....
10:28, 2019-11-03

Election 2019: could Tory remainers deny Boris Johnson a majority? - podcast Conservatives who voted remain in the EU referendum are facing a dilemma at this election: a vote for their usual party will mean putting pro-Brexit ...
04:24, 2019-12-04

Boris Johnson is nothing like my grandfather Winston Churchill, says sacked Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames Sir Nicholas Soames, the Tory MP of 37 years who was kicked out of the party earlier this week, has torn into Boris Johnson in a scathing interview, ...
23:04, 2019-09-06

David Cameron on Brexit regrets, Boris Johnson and the expulsion of 21 Tory MPs – video David Cameron has said he does not think Boris Johnson was right to suspend parliament, believes it looks like 'sharp practice' and was 'probably cou...
15:48, 2019-09-16

Tory whip removed: The 21 Conservative MPs who voted against Boris Johnson's government The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson restores whip to ten Tory MPs expelled from party after rebelling over Brexit Ten MPs who were expelled from the Conservative Party last month after rebelling over Brexit have had the whip restored, a party spokesman said....
19:36, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson sets out £13bn plan for 40 new hospitals ahead of Tory conference Boris Johnson has set out a £13 billion plan for 40 new hospitals to replace old and out-dated buildings as the Tories gather for their annual confer...
23:48, 2019-09-28

UK election results live: Boris Johnson returned as PM after Tory majority confirmed Boris Johnson will remain prime minister with a comfortable majority, as numerous Labour heartland seats fall to the Conservatives. Meanwhile the Lib...
06:52, 2019-12-13

Tory rebels send stark warning to Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Emphatic majority in vote aiming to prevent suspension of parliament in OctoberMPs have given Boris Johnson a brutal preview of the scale of the chal...
22:20, 2019-07-18

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn warns Boris Johnson he is not above law after PM refuses to seek no-deal delay Jeremy Corbyn has warned Boris Johnson that he is not above the law after the Prime Minister suggested he could ignore the opposition's bid to block ...
14:20, 2019-09-07

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to accept evidence that tax burden would rise under Tories – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaBoris Johnson refuses to accept tax burden would ris...
18:24, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gains momentum with backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gained further momentum today with the backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse....
13:04, 2019-06-11

Boris Johnson weight loss: How new Prime Minister lost 12lbs for leadership race BORIS Johnson underwent a 12lbs weight loss transformation before being announced as the new Prime Minster of the UK – here is how....
13:24, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson’s electoral gamble risks wrecking the Tory party | Jonathan Freedland Proroguing parliament, expelling MPs: moves born of panic or part of a cunning plan? Either way, the stakes couldn’t be higherWhen some of the best-k...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Jeremy Hunt pledges to serve under Boris Johnson if Tory frontrunner becomes Prime Minister Jeremy Hunt has said he would serve Boris Johnson "loyally" if the Tory leadership frontrunner becomes Prime Minister....
13:24, 2019-06-16

Tory rebels warn Boris Johnson: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
04:52, 2019-07-23

Brexit LIVE: Cabinet set to meet as Boris Johnson faces Tory civil war over no-deal Boris Johnson is calling an emergency Cabinet meeting today, sparking rumours of an imminent General Election....
14:36, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson must now meet climate change pledges, says Tory peer Lord Deben Boris Johnson was today urged to "get on with it" and meet Tory commitments on climate change amid more signs of a warming planet with Australia baki...
12:44, 2019-12-18

Boris Johnson shock as Tory voters desert him and he slips behind Jeremy Hunt in poll TORY voters have abandoned Boris Johnson in the polls after an explosive row with his partner resulted in a police callout....
13:00, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson tries to shake off rocky start to Tory election bid as he officially launches campaign Boris Johnson has said the country is "aching to move on" from Brexit as tried to shake off the rocky start to the Conservative Party's election camp...
00:32, 2019-11-07

Public spending battle lines drawn as Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto Election promise of £2.9bn extra is dwarfed by £83bn pledged by LabourConservative party manifesto: the key points and policiesThe battle lines over ...
08:44, 2019-11-25

Brexit news: Tory MPs could end your premiership over no-deal, Dominic Grieve warns Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been warned by Tory former attorney general Dominic Grieve that Conservative MPs could push him out of office in October if he beco...
13:48, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson warned by Tory rebels: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
08:28, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: PM to round off Tory conference with warning Brexit cannot be delayed any further Boris Johnson is set to round off the Tory Party conference with a keynote speech in which he will say there cannot be any further delays to Brexit....
08:53, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson's new communications chief is former journalist who dressed up as a chicken to confront Tory MPs Boris Johnson's new head of communications is a former journalist who used to dress up as a chicken to confront MPs....
02:44, 2019-07-30

Jennifer Arcuri interview on Boris Johnson claims: Calls for full investigation after ex-model refuses to deny affair US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri today refused six times to say whether she had an intimate relationship with Boris Johnson, who faces growing questi...
17:12, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson blasted over Jo Cox comments LIVE: Downing Street refuses to apologise for Prime Minister's Brexit remarks Downing Street has declined to apologise for the Prime Minister's comments in the House of Commons....
13:28, 2019-09-26

Tobias Ellwood: Tory minister axed from government by Boris Johnson after no-deal Brexit warning Tobias Ellwood has been axed from the Government by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the wake of warning against a no-deal Brexit....
18:32, 2019-07-26

Brexit: Tory MP defects to Lib Dems as Boris Johnson makes statement on G7 summit – live news Parliament resumes after summer recess amid Boris Johnson threat to call snap electionJohnson: back me or face election Hammond preparing for politic...
17:04, 2019-09-03

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson set to fire starting gun on Tory campaign Boris Johnson is set to fire the starting gun on the Conservative Party's general election campaign....
21:32, 2019-11-06

Brexit: Boris Johnson fails to win over Tory rebels in meeting at No 10 ahead of key vote – live news Parliament to resume after summer recess amid Boris Johnson threat to call snap electionJohnson: back me or face election Hammond preparing for polit...
15:20, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson faces cross-party bid to block no-deal Brexit plans as he officially launches leadership bid Boris Johnson today faces a cross-party attempt to block his plans for a no-deal Brexit as he officially launches a campaign to become the next prime...
02:20, 2019-06-12

This week in politics: Brexiteer Big Ben row, Labour leadership, Boris Johnson interview and Tom Watson's tale of betrayal Big Ben's "bong" caused a political ding-dong this week, as Boris Johnson's latest major interview was largely overshadowed by his comment on its chi...
11:20, 2020-01-18

Tory leadership race: Hunt can't promise Brexit by Christmas as Johnson vows Halloween deadline 'come what may' The two Tory leadership contenders have differed on their Brexit stances again as the pair were gilled on their departure dates for leaving the Europ...
21:44, 2019-07-12

Boris Johnson threatens to rip up 'unbalanced' extradition treaty with the US after Trump refuses to extradite a diplomat's wife accused of killing a British teenager Reuters UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson attacks the country's "unbalanced" extradition arrangements with the US after the Trump administration refuse...
16:00, 2020-02-12

Boris Johnson news live: PM sips cider on campaign trail after apologising for Islamaphobia within Tory ranks Boris Johnson has insisted that he has not broken his drinking ban until he gets Brexit done as he sipped cider on a visit to Cornwall....
16:20, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 20,000 more police officers alongside tougher sentencing. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story: Johnson laun...
16:24, 2019-11-24

Boris Johnson arrives at Tory party conference in Manchester amid moves to oust him as Prime Minister Boris Johnson has arrived arm in arm with girlfriend Carrie Symonds in Manchester for a Tory party conference which faces being overshadowed by moves...
20:56, 2019-09-28

Boris Johnson tells Tory MPs if Brexit delayed he would not fight election on no-deal platform - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.53pm BST Here are some of the key quotes from the European parliament hearing.A...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson to be hit by dozens of new Tory rebels as sacked ministers join forces to stop a no-deal Brexit Getty Conservative MPs plotting to prevent a no-deal Brexit believe they will receive a major boost to their numbers when Boris Johnson becomes pri...
12:12, 2019-07-06

Boris Johnson pledges to cut income taxes as he leads field of 11 Tory candidates vying to succeed Theresa May Boris Johnson vowed to cut income taxes for the highest earners as he led the field of 11 candidates vying for the Tory leadership....
10:20, 2019-06-10

Is there a single blue-rinse Tory who doesn’t fancy a knee-trembler with Boris Johnson? | Marina Hyde The leadership candidate is said to connect with people emotionally. But his only genuine emotion is self-loveI wouldn’t kiss you if you were the las...
18:44, 2019-05-17

Boris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over plan to give Huawei role in building 5G network – as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenedBoris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over Huawei proposalVaradkar: EU will...
19:56, 2020-01-27

UK election: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn face off in TV debate In their first head-to-head TV debate, Prime Minister Johnson and Labour leader Corbyn sought to win over voters ahead of the December 12 election. T...
22:16, 2019-11-19

What time is the ITV debate between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson tonight? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
20:40, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will not take part in BBC Election Debate Neither Jeremy Corbyn or Boris Johnson will attend the BBC's seven-way election debate on Friday....
14:12, 2019-11-27

Britain’s Boris Johnson says he’s been a ‘model of restraint’ in Brexit debate A defiant Johnson told the BBC on Sunday that the “best thing for the country and for people’s overall psychological health would be to get Brexit do...
14:08, 2019-09-29

Boris Johnson faces backlash from Tory MPs over plan to give Huawei role in building 5G network – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenVaradkar: EU will have upper hand in trade talksImmigration: fast-track ‘global ta...
17:16, 2020-01-27

Boris Johnson to face Jeremy Hunt in battle for Number 10 after Michael Gove knocked out in final ballot of Tory MPs Boris Johnson will face Jeremy Hunt in the final battle for Downing Street after Michael Gove was eliminated from the contest....
19:32, 2019-06-20

Boris Johnson press conference LIVE: Tory leader issues Brexit warning as he faces questions after LBC grilling Boris Johnson has warned that a hung parliament would lead to Brexit being further "delayed, denied" at a press conference alongside fellow Leave cam...
13:16, 2019-11-29

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
08:28, 2019-11-06

Amber Rudd claims Boris Johnson asked her to stand in the general election amid spat over Tory whip Amber Rudd has claimed Boris Johnson asked her to run in the next general election amid a spat over her not being given back the Tory whip....
14:52, 2019-10-30

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn to square off in 1st U.K. general election debate Britain's stalled departure from the European Union is the overriding issue in the election....
14:28, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson asks UK to 'move on' from Brexit as MPs debate withdrawal bill Prime minister says it’s time to drop ‘old labels of leave and remain’, but Labour will oppose billLatest politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson h...
13:20, 2019-12-20

What time is the ITV election debate tonight between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
10:52, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt square off in UK prime minister debate In their only head-to-head debate, the two remaining candidates for Britain's new prime minister have both said that the UK will leave the EU on the ...
23:28, 2019-07-09

Ice Sculpture Steals Show at U.K. Climate Debate That Boris Johnson Skips A melting block of sculpted ice stood in for a missing prime minister at a televised debate, infuriating Conservatives....
01:20, 2019-11-29

What time is the election debate on ITV tonight between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
14:48, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson set to snub election leaders' debate on climate crisis Channel 4 to broadcast first such discussion – but prime minister unlikely to participateLatest election news – live updatesThe first ever election l...
23:44, 2019-11-21

General election 2019: Row over Boris Johnson debate 'empty chair' Conservatives say Channel 4 broke impartiality rules while Labour claims the PM is "hiding from scrutiny"....
09:12, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist' remarks as he is challenged to applause by MPs during PMQs Boris Johnson refused to apologise for "racist" remarks when he was challenged during PMQs over his description of women in burkas as looking like le...
15:48, 2019-09-04

UK election poll news LIVE: YouGov predict strong Tory win as Jo Swinson prepares damning attack on Boris Johnson Jo Swinson will accuse Boris Johnson of "Etonian entitlement" and of dragging the office of Prime Minister "through the mud" in a damning speech in L...
10:08, 2019-11-28

Brexit news today LIVE: UK general election looms as Boris Johnson braces for Commons showdown and two Tory MPs resign Philip Hammond has confirmed he will vote for legislation designed to block a no-deal Brexit and said he believes there will be enough MPs voting for...
12:56, 2019-09-03

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
09:24, 2019-11-06

Amber Rudd slams Boris Johnson for lack of effort in trying to secure Brexit deal after quitting Cabinet and Tory party Amber Rudd has slammed the government for the lack of work going into getting a deal with the EU after she sensationally quit in protest of the Prime...
10:32, 2019-09-08

UK election poll news LIVE: Jo Swinson launches scathing attack on Boris Johnson after YouGov predict strong Tory win Jo Swinson has blasted Boris Johnson in an attack on the PM in the run up to the December 12 general election....
13:20, 2019-11-28

London Bridge: Boris Johnson denies Tory funding cuts were a mistake as he blames Labour for terrorist's release Boris Johnson has denied that cuts made to the probation system by the Conservatives were a mistake following the London Bridge terror attack....
13:24, 2019-12-01

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage calls on Boris Johnson to stand down Tory candidates in Labour-held seats Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has called on the Tories to stand aside in Labour-held seats in order to get more pro-Brexit MPs elected....
11:52, 2019-11-12

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson defends response to UK floods as Labour broadband pledge sparks Tory criticism Boris Johnson has defended his response to recent UK flooding after he was accused to showing a lack of concern for the victims....
10:04, 2019-11-15

Boris Johnson refuses to answer questions over Carrie Symonds picture during LBC phone-in after flat 'row' Boris Johnson has refused to confirm when pictures of him and his partner Carrie Symonds holding hands and gazing into each other's eyes were taken....
11:44, 2019-06-25

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to commit to doing interview with Andrew Neil before election – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
16:24, 2019-12-05

Labour leadership hustings LIVE: Five MPs vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn grilled at debate as leadership race heats up The five candidates vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader are taking place in the first hustings of the leadership race....
13:12, 2020-01-18

Brexit debate: Boris Johnson loses majority in U.K. parliament as MP crosses the floor The outcome of the Brexit crisis remains uncertain with a range of options from a turbulent no-deal exit to abandoning the entire endeavor....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson looks set to snub climate debate as other leaders prepare for showdown on Channel 4 Boris Johnson appears set to snub tonight's climate change debate as other party leaders prepare to face questions on how they will tackle the issue ...
07:12, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson looks set to snub climate debate as other leaders prepare for showdown Channel 4 Boris Johnson appears set to snub tonight's climate change debate as other party leaders prepare to face questions on how they will tackle the issue ...
05:48, 2019-11-28

Who won the debate? UK election polls say Boris Johnson narrowly beat Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson narrowly won his head-to-head TV clash with Jeremy Corbyn, according to a snap poll....
10:28, 2019-11-20

Boris Johnson loses majority in U.K. parliament as MP defects amid Brexit debate The outcome of the Brexit crisis remains uncertain with a range of options from a turbulent no-deal exit to abandoning the entire endeavor....
18:16, 2019-09-03

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson fires warning shot at rebel Tory MPs as Michel Barnier stands firm in backstop row Boris Johnson has launched a war of words against would-be Tory Brexit rebels, warning they face a "fundamental choice" to side with him or Jeremy Co...
10:40, 2019-09-01

Who won the BBC leaders debate? UK election polls say Boris Johnson narrowly beat Jeremy Corbyn Viewers believe Boris Johnson narrowly won his head-to-head TV clash with Jeremy Corbyn, according to a snap poll....
22:56, 2019-12-06

BBC debate: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit and NHS in final election showdown Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their rival visions for Brexit and the NHS in the final head-to-head TV debate in the run up to the gene...
22:56, 2019-12-06

UK election polls: Boris Johnson won the ITV debate over Jeremy Corbyn, according to snap opinion poll A snap poll suggests Boris Johnson narrowly beat Jeremy Corbyn in tonight's first televised general election debate....
22:48, 2019-11-19

ITV general election debate: Five talking points from clash between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have faced each other in the first live televised leadership debate of the general election campaign....
01:16, 2019-11-20

ITV leaders debate time: Your guide to the election stand off between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
16:48, 2019-11-19

Brexit: Boris Johnson says parliament has 'run its course' as he opens debate on early election – live news Commons debates motion for 12 December election as EU agrees to delay BrexitEU agrees extension to 31 JanuaryGovernment likely to adopt Lib Dem elect...
19:44, 2019-10-28

ITV election debate time: Your guide to the leaders stand off between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
17:36, 2019-11-19

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson fires starting gun on Tory campaign as Labour's Tom Watson announces resignation Boris Johnson has fired the starting gun on the Conservative general election campaign, saying that it will be "the most important in a generation"....
21:56, 2019-11-06

Boris Johnson 'could face defections from MPs' after Tory by-election defeat Boris Johnson could be facing defections or resignations from disgruntled Tory MPs after the party's defeat in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election...
23:32, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson turns down meeting with Donald Trump 'to focus on leadership race' Boris Johnson stunned Westminster today by turning down a one-to-one meeting with Donald Trump....
14:16, 2019-06-04

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country’s next prime minist...
12:24, 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson 'clear favourite to be next Tory leader' Boris Johnson is the clear favourite to become the next Tory leader among the party's grassroots members, according to a new poll....
10:44, 2019-05-18

Boris Johnson says voters can have Brexit 'decided' by Christmas with a Tory majority Boris Johnson has said the country can enjoy Christmas dinner knowing Brexit is "decided" if voters elect a majority Conservative government....
00:20, 2019-12-12

BBC election debate LIVE: Party leaders take part in seven-way showdown... but neither Boris Johnson nor Jeremy Corbyn are there Party leaders are taking part in the first seven-way general election debate - but the line-up is missing two key players....
20:32, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash in ITV election debate over 'NHS for sale' claim – live news Follow live as prime minister and Labour leader take part in first TV clash of the campaignFull guide to tonight’s TV debateJohnson and Corbyn locked...
21:44, 2019-11-19

ITV debate news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for general election 2019 stand off Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
10:00, 2019-11-19

Who is Nick Robinson? Meet the BBC leaders debate host as Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn Nick Robinson is set to host the final head-to-head debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on the BBC....
15:28, 2019-12-06

ITV election debate 2019 LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson face off in leaders special Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will face each other in a live televised head-to-head TV debate tonight....
21:08, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson was replaced by a melting ice sculpture after refusing to take part in a televised climate change debate Getty Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage replaced by melting ice sculptures after refusing to turn up to Channel Four News' live election debate on clima...
21:32, 2019-11-28

Brexit: MPs debate Boris Johnson's deal as People's Vote march sets off – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
14:04, 2019-10-19

Brexit: Boris Johnson at risk of Commons defeat as MPs debate move against no deal – live news Crucial vote expected after 9pm as rebel MPs seek to thwart no-deal BrexitPhillip Lee quits, leaving PM without a majorityJohnson: back me or face el...
21:28, 2019-09-03

Brexit news latest: Tory rebels hit out at Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit ahead of possible key vote Tory rebels have hit out at Boris Johnson ahead of a possible Commons showdown this week over no-deal Brexit....
12:52, 2019-09-02

Labour leadership hustings LIVE: Five hopefuls go to head to head over Brexit, anti-Semitism and Boris Johnson The five candidates vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader discussed Brexit, anti-Semitism and fighting Boris Johnson in the first hustings ...
14:40, 2020-01-18

Civil service facing 'seismic' changes under Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings, Tory adviser says Civil servants could be made to take regular exams to prove they are up to their Whitehall jobs under "seismic" changes being planned by Number 10, o...
08:36, 2020-01-02

Boris Johnson swears in Parliament and other key moments from the Tory leader's first Prime Minister's Questions Boris Johnson swore in the House of Commons as he faced a barrage of questions his first round of Prime Minister's Questions....
15:48, 2019-09-04

'Boris Johnson risks killing off the Tory party with a full-scale purge of those who voted against him' The Conservatives will be "dead" if Downing Street attempts a full-scale purge of Brexit rebels, one of the 21 MPs stripped of the Tory whip warns to...
12:40, 2019-09-11

Brexit latest news: Boris Johnson claims opponents are hampering Brexit deal efforts as judge refuses bid to halt Parliament suspension - LIVE Boris Johnson has claimed that his opponents are preventing him from securing a Brexit deal with Europe....
14:40, 2019-08-30

Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conser...
08:48, 2019-07-17

General election news latest: Lib Dems launch complaint to ITV over debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
21:40, 2019-11-02

Boris Johnson news LIVE: MPs debate Supreme Court ruling as Parliament reconvenes after bombshell judgment The Government has said it accepts the Supreme Court's ruling over the unlawful suspension of Parliament....
13:08, 2019-09-25

General Election LIVE: Boris Johnson to face questions after dodging Channel 4 climate change debate Boris Johnson is to face questions this morning after dodging a climate change debate on Channel 4 last night....
09:12, 2019-11-29

ITV general election debate: Five talking points from tonight's clash between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn faced each other this evening in the first live televised leadership debate of the general election campaign....
00:12, 2019-11-20

London Bridge victim Jack Merritt's father blasts Boris Johnson following comments on TV debate London Bridge terror attack victim Jack Merritt's father has slammed Boris Johnson for comments made during last night's TV debate....
16:32, 2019-12-07

Brexit: MPs debate Boris Johnson's deal as thousands join People's Vote march – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
14:48, 2019-10-19

Tories make Ofcom complaint against Channel 4 after ice sculpture replaces Boris Johnson in leaders' debate The Conservative Party has made an official complaint against Channel 4 after the broadcaster replaced the Prime Minister with an ice sculpture durin...
20:48, 2019-11-28

The real FactWatch: Testing the key claims made by Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in last night's ITV debate Elections are a time of claim and counter-claim. Throughout the 2019 campaign the Evening Standard and factchecking organisation FullFact will be tes...
12:44, 2019-11-20

BBC election debate LIVE: Party leaders brace for seven-way showdown... but neither Boris Johnson nor Jeremy Corbyn will take part Party leaders are set to take part in the first seven-way general election debate - but it will be missing two key players....
20:12, 2019-11-29

Row erupts between Tories and Channel 4 as Boris Johnson replaced with ice sculpture for climate change leaders' debate A row has erupted between the Conservative Party and Channel 4, with the Tories saying the broadcaster "conspired" with Jeremy Corbyn to block them f...
08:36, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson urged to be Churchill not Stalin by senior Tory MP as disquiet over 'purge' of rebels grows A senior Conservative MP today warned Boris Johnson "we are better being like Churchill and NOT Stalin" as the Prime Minister came under mounting pre...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: PM urges Brussels to compromise on Brexit deadlock in Tory conference keynote speech Boris Johnson today said Britain must "get Brexit done" as he rounded off the Tory Party conference with his keynote speech....
13:40, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson tries to shake rocky start to Tory election campaign as he says country 'aching' for Brexit Boris Johnson has said the country is "aching to move on" from Brexit as tries to shake off the rocky start to the Conservative Party's election camp...
00:08, 2019-11-07

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces intense scrutiny over Tory manifesto promises as Jeremy Corbyn prepares major housing pledge Boris Johnson is facing intense scrutiny as fact checkers pick through his election pledges following yesterday's launch of the Conservative Party ma...
08:40, 2019-11-25

Boris Johnson 'regrets' loss of 21 Tory rebels who voted to block no-deal Brexit and hints he could welcome some back PM praised Winston Churchill's grandson Sir Nicholas Soames as 'a great man' Also hinted he could compromise over giving DUP 'veto' over future of Ul...
13:56, 2019-10-08

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
13:04, 2019-11-14

General election news latest: Lib Dems call on ITV to include Jo Swinson in Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Corbyn debate The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
19:00, 2019-11-02

Brexit deal vote news LIVE: MPs begin Commons debate on Boris Johnson's Withdrawal Agreement Boris Johnson is persuading MPs to back his Withdrawal Agreement Bill John Bercow has not selected any amendments tabled to the bill's second reading...
15:16, 2019-10-22

General election: Jeremy Corbyn says he hopes for 'respectful' debate ahead of clash with Boris Johnson - live news Follow the latest developments as prime minister and Labour leader get set for first TV clash of the campaignFull guide to tonight’s TV debateJohnson...
20:56, 2019-11-19

UK election polls: Boris Johnson narrowly beat Jeremy Corbyn in ITV debate, snap opinion poll shows Boris Johnson narrowly won his head-to-head TV clash with Jeremy Corbyn, according to a snap poll....
06:12, 2019-11-20

Politics news LIVE: Boris Johnson expected to give HS2 green light as MPs prepare to debate emergency terror laws Boris Johnson is expected to give HS2 green light today as MPs prepare to debate emergency terror laws in Parliament....
08:24, 2020-02-11

ITV election debate 2019 LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson face off with host Julie Etchingham in leaders special Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are facing each other in a live televised head-to-head TV debate....
22:32, 2019-11-19

Question Time leaders special LIVE: Follow as Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn, Jo Swinson and Nicola Sturgeon debate Party leaders are set to be grilled in front of a Question Time audience in a two-hour special ahead of the general election....
19:44, 2019-11-22

Brexit latest: Peace talks between Boris Johnson and David Gauke cancelled as Tory rebels 'face losing the whip' A meeting between the PM and former minister David Gauke has been cancelled due to "diary issues", according to sources....
00:44, 2019-09-02

General election news: Boris Johnson promises 'equal' immigration system as Tory support hits two year high Boris Johnson has set out his plans to end preferential treatment for EU migrants, as opinion polls showed the Tories had their highest level of supp...
20:56, 2019-11-17

Emily Thornberry says she'll lead 'fightback' against Boris Johnson as she launches Labour leadership bid Emily Thornberry is set to pitch herself as the woman who can stand up and lead the "fightback" against Boris Johnson as she launches her Labour lead...
08:04, 2020-01-17

Question Time leaders special LIVE: Follow as Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn, Jo Swinson and Nicola Sturgeon take part in debate Party leaders are set to be grilled in front of a Question Time audience in a two-hour special ahead of the general election....
20:28, 2019-11-22

Sajid Javid dismisses Tory rival Boris Johnson as 'yesterday's news' as he makes bid for No10 Tory leadership contender Sajid Javid has dismissed rival Boris Johnson as "yesterday's news" as he positioned himself as a "new kind of leader" with...
20:32, 2019-06-12

Hundreds of protesters descend on Downing Street to 'defy Tory rule' after Boris Johnson's election victory Hundreds of protesters have descended on Downing Street to "defy Tory rule" after Boris Johnson's election victory....
20:12, 2019-12-13

Two arrested as hundreds of protesters descend on Downing Street to 'defy Tory rule' after Boris Johnson's election victory Two people were arrested as hundreds of protesters descended on Downing Street to "defy Tory rule" after Boris Johnson's election victory....
10:44, 2019-12-14

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further Brexit Party candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is the only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:56, 2019-11-14

Jeremy Corbyn challenges Boris Johnson to head-to-head TV debate during election campaign Jeremy Corbyn has challenged Boris Johnson to a head-to-head TV debate during the general election campaign....
17:20, 2019-10-30

ITV election debate figures: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn head-to-head watched by more than six million More than six million people watched the first live leaders' debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on ITV....
16:24, 2019-11-20

General Election latest: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to take part in head-to-head BBC debate The BBC has announced it is to host a head-to-head Prime Ministerial debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in the run-up to the general elec...
14:16, 2019-11-08

Jacob Rees-Mogg warns there 'won't be a Tory Party' if Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt fail to deliver Brexit on October 31 Brexit hardliner Jacob Rees-Mogg today warned there "won't be a Tory Party" if Britain doesn't leave the EU on October 31....
11:28, 2019-06-24

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: MPs debate Boris Johnson's Brexit bill as he brings it back to the Commons Politicians have returned to the Commons to debate Boris Johnson's Brexit bill after he brought it back before MPs following a landslide election....
11:00, 2019-12-20

Jeremy Hunt accuses Boris Johnson of 'disrespecting' fellow Tories by refusing debate Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has accused rival Boris Johnson of "disrespecting" their fellow Tory party members by refusing to debate him....
09:20, 2019-06-24

Boris Johnson accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'ducking' Brexit questions ahead of TV debate Boris Johnson has accused Jeremy Corbyn of "ducking" questions about Brexit and told him to "make up his mind" on the issue ahead of their head-to-he...
10:00, 2019-11-19

Philip Hammond calls on Boris Johnson to 'moderate language' as he hits out at 'unrecognisable' Tory party Philip Hammond today said Boris Johnson must "moderate his language" in a bid to secure a Brexit deal as he hit out at the "unrecognisable" Tory part...
10:56, 2019-09-28

Andrew Sabisky: Tory MPs condemn 'racist' comments by disgraced Number 10 adviser after 'silence' from Boris Johnson "What I do know is that his remarks were offensive and racist and as soon as they came to light, he left the Government pretty quickly."...
13:00, 2020-02-18

Brexit news latest: Huge blow for Boris Johnson as MPs defeat 'fast-track' debate timetable Prime Minister Boris Johnson tonight said he would "pause" the Withdrawal Agreement Bill and "accelerate" no-deal preparations after MPs rejected his...
21:12, 2019-10-22

Brexit news latest: Critical blow for Boris Johnson as MPs defeat 'fast-track' debate timetable Prime Minister Boris Johnson tonight looked set to call for a general election after MPs rejected his three-day timetable for Commons debates on his ...
20:44, 2019-10-22

General Election: Boris Johnson accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'ducking' Brexit questions ahead of TV debate Boris Johnson has accused Jeremy Corbyn of "ducking" questions about Brexit and told him to "make up his mind" on the issue ahead of their head-to-he...
03:48, 2019-11-19

Your A to Z guide of Tory leadership Conservative MPs are on manoeuvres for the top job — but what do they all stand for? From B for Brexit to I for infighting and V for victory, Julian ...
13:24, 2019-05-30

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head to head in debate as Jo Swinson loses legal challenge in High Court Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will go head to head in a leadership debate tomorrow after the Liberal Democrats and SNP lost a legal challenge in th...
21:36, 2019-11-18

Boris Johnson's absence at climate change debate was 'shameful', David Attenborough says Sir David Attenborough has called Boris Johnson's absence at the Channel 4 climate change debate "shameful"....
21:28, 2019-11-29

Brexit latest: What happens now after MPs defeat Boris Johnson's 'fast-track' debate timetable Boris Johnson's plans to force the UK out of the EU on Halloween with a Brexit deal in place have been dealt serious blow after his bid to fast-track...
00:36, 2019-10-23

Boris Johnson pleads with Tory voters not to switch to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party as PM insists 'only we can deliver Brexit' Boris Johnson today appealed to Leave voters not to switch from the Tories to the Brexit Party in a crunch by-election on Thursday....
14:00, 2019-07-30

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash in Commons debate as PM unveils 'most radical Queen's Speech in a generation' Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clashed in the House of Commons today as the PM unveiled the "most radical Queen's Speech in a generation" with measu...
20:24, 2019-12-19

Boris Johnson lashes out at Jeremy Corbyn's 'dither and delay' over Brexit as leaders trade barbs in TV debate Boris Johnson has lashed out at Jeremy Corbyn's "dither and delay" over Brexit as the two leaders clashed in a head-to-head TV debate....
22:48, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson lashes out at Jeremy Corbyn's 'dither and delay' over Brexit as leaders trade barbs in ITV debate Boris Johnson has lashed out at Jeremy Corbyn's "dither and delay" over Brexit as the two leaders clashed in a head-to-head TV debate....
01:16, 2019-11-20

Matt Hancock withdraws from Tory leadership race EXCLUSIVE: Mr Hancock weighs up who to back as he steps out of race to Number 10 Read our live updates on the Tory leadership race here...
12:24, 2019-06-14

When will the new UK Prime Minister be announced? Tory leadership timetable THE next UK Prime Minister will be announced shortly. Here is everything you need about the Tory leadership timetable....
21:20, 2019-07-19

Tory leadership race: what you need to know as five candidates face third vote Tory MPs bidding to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister face elimination from the race in a third vote later day....
15:44, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership debates: When are they on TV and which election candidates will take part? Tory hopefuls vying to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister are set to appear on TV in a series of live televised debates....
16:36, 2019-06-14

May's emotional farewell kicks off battle for Tory leadership Prime minister remains in office until successor has been chosen by her party Theresa May has given an emotional farewell to “the job that it has bee...
20:56, 2019-05-24

James Cleverly withdraws from Tory leadership race Tory MP James Cleverly has withdrawn from the race to replace Theresa May as party leader....
12:56, 2019-06-04

Tory leadership race: Who will succeed Theresa May, how will it be decided and when? Prime Minister Theresa May formally resigned as Conservative leader on Friday, with 11 MPs vying to replace her as Prime Minister....
14:52, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership hopefuls at war over no deal Brexit threats Jeremy Hunt, Rory Stewart and David Gauke lead attack on rivals ready to crash out of the EU Follow the latest politics developments LIVE here...
13:24, 2019-05-28

The Londoner: Tory Donors denied leadership vote In today's Londoner: Tory donors query lack of ballots / Mark Francois' top teddy / Joanna Lumley pays respect to Ian Fleming / Fiona Hill's surprise...
18:32, 2019-07-17

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 11 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with eleven Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
10:20, 2019-05-29

Tory leadership timetable: When will the new Prime Minister be announced and what else happens this week? A new prime minister will enter Number 10 this week as the contest to succeed Theresa May as Tory leader draws to a close....
10:20, 2019-07-22

Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay announces Tory leadership bid MacKay, who served in a number of portfolios under prime minister Stephen Harper, made the announcement at the Museum of Industry in Stellarton, N.S....
17:12, 2020-01-25

2 finalists in UK leadership race make pitch to Tory members LONDON (AP) — The two finalists in the race to lead Britain’s governing Conservative Party — and to become the country’s new prime minist...
17:20, 2019-06-22

Numbers game: the subterfuge and suspicion of a Tory leadership contest The MP paused to check his phone, sighed, and turned casually to a colleague waiting at the same lift in Portcullis House. "Boris is inviting me for ...
12:44, 2019-06-13

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 13 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with twelve Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
11:56, 2019-06-04

When will the new UK Prime Minister be announced? Tory leadership timetable in full A new prime minister will enter Number 10 on Tuesday as the contest to succeed the outgoing Theresa May draws to a close....
11:12, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership contest: it's a knockout numbers game Hustings, TV debates and the final rounds of voting from MPs - it's the week that six will become two...
15:40, 2019-06-17

BBC Question Time leaders debate: Boris Johnson defends his right to 'speak out' amid furious criticism of past 'racist rhetoric' Boris Johnson defended his right to "speak out" over articles he wrote as a journalist which compared veiled Muslim women to "letterboxes" and referr...
23:08, 2019-11-22

Sajid Javid knocked out in fourth round of Tory leadership race Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt and Michael Gove will face fifth vote to decide final two candidates later on ThursdayConservative leadership - latest new...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Rory Stewart gains ground to become second favourite in Tory leadership race Tory leadership outsider Rory Stewart gained backing today, in turn hitting the campaigns of more senior Cabinet colleagues, say party sources....
15:00, 2019-06-17

‘Grow up’ Tory leadership candidate lashes out at people calling him ‘Jeremy C**t’ NUMBER 10 hopeful Jeremy Hunt has told BBC presenters to “grow up” and stop mispronouncing his surname....
00:00, 2019-06-15

Former chief whip Mark Harper joins Tory leadership race Mark Harper has become the twelfth Tory MP to join the race for leadership of the Conservative party....
23:16, 2019-05-30

Canada needs fewer ‘lifers’ in politics, says Tory MP amid leadership speculation Erin O'Toole is among the Conservatives being watched for whether they will run to replace Scheer....
17:40, 2020-01-12

Scheer to assign key roles in Tory caucus as questions mount over leadership Two people from Scheer's innermost circle — Hamish Marshall and Marc-Andre Leclerc — no longer have formal roles in guiding his political future....
00:16, 2019-11-28

Amber Rudd rules herself out of Tory leadership race as she calls for a Brexiteer to become PM Work and Pensions Secretary, Amber Rudd has formally ruled herself out of the Tory leadership race, saying "I don't think it's my time at the moment....
23:52, 2019-05-24

Peter MacKay denies he’s aiming for Tory leadership after critiquing Scheer MacKay delivered a blistering critique Wednesday of Andrew Scheer, calling the current Conservative leader's social conservative values a ``stinking ...
16:28, 2019-10-31

Tory leadership contenders grilled on drug use after Michael Gove admission Several Tory leadership contenders were today questioned about their drug use following Michael Gove's admission that he had taken cocaine....
14:08, 2019-06-09

Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay to announce Tory leadership bid Saturday MacKay, who served in a number of portfolios under prime minister Stephen Harper, has said he will make the announcement at the Museum of Industry in...
16:40, 2020-01-25

Sam Gyimah: Former universities minister becomes 13th candidate to enter Tory leadership race Former universities minister Sam Gyimah has announced he is entering the Tory party leadership race....
11:36, 2019-06-02

Tory leadership race: Another contender to be knocked out as rivals prepare for third elimination round Another Tory leadership candidate will today be eliminated from the contest after Dominic Raab was knocked out in the latest ballot and the remaining...
05:08, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership contest: Conservatives agree rule change to whittle down candidates The Conservatives have agreed to change the rules for leadership elections to quickly eliminate candidates with little support, an MP has said....
19:28, 2019-06-04

Tory leadership hopeful MacKay welcomes input from Manitoba, western Canada Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay has thrown his hat in the ring for leadership of the federal Conservative Party, and says if elected, he intends...
21:56, 2020-01-27

Michael Gove joins crowded Tory leadership race – live news Follow live updates as the battle to lead the Conservative party is played out in a round of broadcast interviews with some of the key contenders Tor...
11:44, 2019-05-26

John Bercow warns Tory leadership hardliners that parliament can still block no deal John Bercow has warned Tory leadership candidates that parliament can still block a no-deal Brexit....
20:52, 2019-05-28

Tory leadership race: Housing Minister Kit Malthouse becomes latest MP to declare candidacy Housing Minister Kit Malthouse has become the latest person to throw his hat into the ring for the Tory leadership....
08:28, 2019-05-28

Tory leadership process: How the election works and who will become interim Prime Minister on Friday At least 13 Tory MPs are vying to replace Theresa May after she announced the end to her time as Prime Minister....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Tory leadership race: Ten candidates confirmed in final list of hopefuls vying to be PM Tory leadership hopefuls today set out their stalls as the contest to succeed Theresa May formally began....
19:36, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership contest live: Britain gears up to usher in new Prime Minister Next week the country will see a new Prime Minister replace Theresa May with Boris Johnson widely expected to be her successor....
16:52, 2019-07-21

Tory leadership contest LIVE: Contenders vying to become PM brace for first ballot of campaign The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of lea...
08:40, 2019-06-13

Tory leadership race: Sajid Javid says he will put 20,000 more police officers on the beat if elected Conservative leadership hopeful Sajid Javid has promised to put 20,000 more police officers back on the street if he is elected to be the next Prime ...
09:04, 2019-05-29

Tory leadership: Gove says wealthy don't need more tax cuts as he launches campaign - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including nominations closing in the Tory leadership contest and four candidates...
16:48, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership vote LIVE: Dominic Raab eliminated as Rory Stewart survives BORIS JOHNSON has won the second round of voting in the Tory leadership race, with former Brexit secretary Dominic Rabb knocked out....
19:08, 2019-06-18

Amber Rudd to set out Tory leadership credentials with vision of 21st century Conservative Party Tory leadership contender Amber Rudd will today set out her vision of a modern-day Conservative Party, saying it must support workers of all backgrou...
09:28, 2019-05-09

Tory leadership contest: Party grandees consider rule change as they warn field is too crowded Tory grandees are considering rule changes to the party's leadership race as they warn the contest could become unmanageable....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Rory Stewart knocked out in third Tory leadership ballot as four contenders remain in battle for No10 Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the Tory leadership race in the third round of voting, dashing his hopes of becoming the next prime minister....
19:24, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership contest: May abandons attempt to pass Brexit legislation before she leaves office Theresa May has abandoned attempts to pass Brexit legislation before she leaves office, Downing Street admitted today....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Matt Hancock confirms he will join Tory leadership race after Theresa May announces she will step down Matt Hancock has joined four other candidates in the Tory leadership race following Theresa May's announcement she will step down next month....
09:36, 2019-05-25

Next Tory leader odds: Which Conservative leadership candidates are most likely to win the election race and become Prime Minister? The race to become the next Conservative leader has begun with 10 Tory leadership hopefuls vying to succeed the outgoing PM Theresa May....
14:28, 2019-06-11

Tory leadership race: Contest to narrow down as MPs hold first ballot after intense week of pitches The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of lea...
03:08, 2019-06-13

Backlash as Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey says parents should be able to take children out of LGBT lessons Tory leadership candidate Esther McVey is facing a backlash within the party after she said parents should have final say on whether they withdraw ch...
18:52, 2019-05-30

Tory leadership rivals face double-elimination day before contest enters final stage Boris Johnson and his rivals in the Tory leadership race today face a double elimination before contest enters its final phase....
03:20, 2019-06-20

Belgravia mansion that led to Thatcher's downfall: house where Heseltine launched Tory leadership bid on market for £28m Heseltine announced that he was challenging for the Conservative leadership from the pink drawing room of the Georgian townhouse....
13:00, 2019-10-31

Blow for Michael Gove as his deputy backs Jeremy Hunt in Tory leadership race Michael Gove's ministerial deputy has backed Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt for the Tory Leadership....
10:48, 2019-06-01

Tory leadership candidate Peter MacKay plans to walk in Toronto Pride parade In a statement issued from his official Twitter account on Tuesday, MacKay said that "Pride parades are important" and that he has applied to march i...
20:00, 2020-01-28

Brexit news: Dominic Raab vows to keep no-deal on the table as he lays out Tory leadership bid Dominic Raab has delivered his pitch to become the UK's next prime minister, vowing to keep a no-deal Brexit on the table....
14:00, 2019-05-26

Tory leadership race: Michael Gove becomes eighth candidate for Conservative Party leader Environment Secretary Michael Gove will enter the race to be next Prime Minister as the fight for the Tory crown showed signs of turning increasingly...
08:56, 2019-05-26

Tory leadership latest: Jeremy Hunt tells hustings he wants Brexit deal but is prepared to leave EU without one Conservative leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt said he would be prepared for a no-deal Brexit if the EU is "inflexible" in terms of a deal....
19:44, 2019-06-22

Jeremy Hunt in fox hunting U-turn as Tory leadership hopeful claims vote on ban would make no difference Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt publicly backtracked today after saying that he would allow a vote on scrapping the ban on fox hunting....
13:00, 2019-07-04

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt says German chancellor Angela Merkel is willing to look at new Brexit proposals put forward by the next prime m...
23:04, 2019-07-01

Next boss weighs in for Michael Gove as Tory hopeful bids to get leadership campaign back on track Michael Gove was today seeking to prevent his bid for the Tory leadership being derailed by the shock revelation that he had used cocaine....
12:44, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership hopefuls Rory Stewart and Sajid Javid insist they have enough supporters to stay in race Tory leadership hopefuls Rory Stewart and Sajid Javid have insisted they have enough supporters to stay in the race....
20:24, 2019-06-17

Tory leadership race: Wrong leader could exploit divided country, warns Sajid Javid Sajid Javid today warned his rivals in the Tory leadership race against exploiting divisions over Brexit to further their campaigns....
13:20, 2019-06-06

Tory leadership candidates: James Cleverly becomes 11th hopeful as race descends into open warfare Junior Brexit minister James Cleverly has become the 11th candidate hoping to replace Theresa May as Tory leader as the race continued to escalate in...
03:56, 2019-05-29

Conservative leadership race: Tory vice-chairman Kemi Badenoch resigns so she can back a candidate The vice-chairman of the Conservative Party has resigned from the role to be able to back a leadership candidate....
23:40, 2019-06-06

Andrea Leadsom quits: Junior minister who challenged for Tory leadership and became high-profile Brexiteer From junior minister to Tory leadership candidate to "Pizza Club plotter", Andrea Leadsom's recent political career has been defined by the fall-out ...
23:40, 2019-05-22

Tory leadership race: ERG's Steve Baker could announce candidacy to help deliver no-deal Brexit European Research Group (ERG) deputy chairman Steve Baker has said he could stand in the Tory leadership contest to deliver a no-deal Brexit....
17:52, 2019-06-05

And the winner is… Jeremy: Baby llama named after Tory leadership runner-up in University of Reading poll Jeremy Hunt may not be Britain's new prime minister, but he has received an alternative prize....
22:52, 2019-07-23

BBC Conservative leadership debate – the winners and the losers Front-runner Boris Johnson makes debate debut, and avoids any significant damageAfter a second round of voting by MPs, with a third to come on Wednes...
23:44, 2019-06-18

Solicitor becomes second man suspended from job after BBC Tory debate appearance An employment solicitor who questioned the Tory leadership candidates during a televised debate has become the second member of the public to be susp...
23:32, 2019-06-19

Donald Trump UK visit LIVE: US President to hold meetings with Tory leadership hopefuls on final day of trip Donald Trump is set to meet Tory leadership hopefuls today as the third day of his UK visit gets under way....
06:48, 2019-06-05

Tory leadership race: Jeremy Hunt launches campaign video claiming UK could quit EU before Brexit deadline Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt has shared a new video and website for his campaign to succeed Theresa May....
18:48, 2019-06-05

Sajid Javid eliminated from Tory leadership race in fourth vote as Michael Gove takes second place Sajid Javid has become the latest Tory leadership contender to be dumped from the race to become the next prime minister....
14:36, 2019-06-20

Michael Gove to offer three million eligible EU nationals free citizenship as Tory leadership battle heats up Michael Gove will offer free British citizenship to three million eligible EU nationals if he becomes Prime Minister....
00:00, 2019-05-28

Labour's leadership hopefuls pitch to replace Jeremy Corbyn... as he refuses to say who he'll back Labour MPs hoping to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as party leader made their opening pitches to the parliamentary party at a hustings tonight....
22:40, 2020-01-07

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond takes swipe at no-deal advocates as Tory leadership battle looms Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to make an explosive intervention in the looming Tory leadership race with a fierce attack on advocates of a no-deal...
06:00, 2019-05-21

Tory leadership contest: Party chairman Brandon Lewis under fire for hiring seven helicopters and private plane for hustings Tory party chairman Brandon Lewis is under fire from allies of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt for organising seven helicopter flights and a private pl...
13:12, 2019-07-02

Leadership debate: BBC defends vetting process after Imam's tweets Abdullah Patel's controversial tweets surfaced after he asked a question during the leadership debate....
12:44, 2019-06-19

Trudeau labelled as a 'fraud' during Canadian leadership debate – video 'He can't even remember how many times he put blackface on, because the fact of the matter is he's always wearing a mask,' Canada's main opposition l...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Oilsands CEO says climate change debate polarization shows lack of leadership The CEO of oilsands producer MEG Energy Corp. says polarization of the climate change debate as it relates to the role of the Canadian energy industr...
00:40, 2019-10-03

Johnson refuses to say sorry for remarks about murdered MP Jo Cox PM’s adviser Dominic Cummings claims that only carrying out Brexit will calm tensionsFollow the latest political developments – liveBoris Johnson has...
01:08, 2019-09-27

Scheer says Tory government wouldn’t reopen gay marriage, abortion debate On Thursday, Scheer accused the Trudeau government of dredging up "divisive" social issues as a means of distraction....
21:28, 2019-08-29

Scheer says Tory government wouldn’t re-open gay marriage, abortion debate Scheer made the remarks in Toronto after days of ducking the spotlight following the emergence of a 14-year-old video in which he lays forth his oppo...
21:12, 2019-08-29

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu accidentally refers to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accidentally referred to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin, the former president of Russia....
11:16, 2019-09-09

Labour leadership debate: What time are the candidates meeting on Channel 4 and who's hosting? The three remaining Labour leadership candidates will go head-to-head on a Channel 4 debate this evening....
18:12, 2020-02-17

Israeli PM wrongly refers to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin Benjamin Netanyahu’s office clumsily tries to edit out mix-up over former Russian leader’s name The office of Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netan...
02:20, 2019-09-09

Tory leadership race: Matt Hancock says he would be a good leader because he 'gets s*** done' Tory leadership candidate Matt Hancock has said he would be a good at running the country because he "gets s*** done"....
21:52, 2019-06-05

Tory leadership contender Dominic Raab says he is 'probably not' a feminist Tory leadership contender Dominic Raab has said he would "probably not" describe himself as a feminist....
22:17, 2019-05-29

Tory leadership vote: Hundreds of voters 'issued two ballot papers' Hundreds of Conservative members have been reportedly been sent more than one ballot paper to vote for the next party leader and prime minister....
09:24, 2019-07-06

Andrea Leadsom 'seriously considering' Tory leadership bid as exit pressure builds on Theresa May Andrea Leadsom has said she is "seriously considering" standing in the next Tory leadership race....
11:04, 2019-05-08

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson threatens ITV with legal action if she is not included in TV leadership debate Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has threatened ITV with legal action if she is left out of its TV leadership debate....
18:56, 2019-11-04