James Frayne: Tories are playing with fire if they backslide on Brexit

Written by James Frayne on 21 July 2017 in Opinion

The electorate don't take kindly to a party that reneges on a promise, just ask Nick Clegg

Oliver Letwin to write a book about how MPs learn from mistakes

Written by James Millar on 21 July 2017 in Culture

Former cabinet minister has a string of gaffes to his name

Lord Patten slags 'megaspads' and calls for a cull

Written by James Millar on 20 July 2017 in Diary

Former cabinet minister went spare at special advisers claiming they boss ministers and foster civil war within government

Business minister Margot James is left in the dark

Written by James Millar on 20 July 2017 in Diary

Somebody forgot to put a penny in the meter as the lights went out in the House of Commons

Kae Kurd: Comedians must be quicker to cope with our crazy politics

Written by Kae Kurd on 20 July 2017 in Opinion

As the Edinburgh Fringe approaches comics' topical jokes are out of date as soon as they think of them

James Millar: Jeremy Corbyn must choose his friends carefully

Written by James Millar on 19 July 2017 in Opinion

With his MPs no longer out to get him the Labour leader faces a moment of truth this summer

The SNP's Hannah Bardell goes football crazy in the Commons

Written by James Millar on 19 July 2017 in Diary

The MP for Livingston flouted Commons dress rules to show her support for Scotland ahead of big match tonight

Lenny Henry tells MPs to sort out media's 'fake diversity'

Written by James Millar on 19 July 2017 in Diary

David Lammy invited the ground-breaking comedian to the Commons to discuss representation in the media

Former Europe minister Caroline Flint tells Labour to 'embrace Brexit'

Written by James Millar on 18 July 2017 in Diary

Former Europe minister Caroline Flint has urged her Labour colleagues to stop predicting Brexit will fail and 'embrace' it. 

Jeremy Corbyn cancels the summer holidays

Written by James Millar on 18 July 2017 in Diary

The Labour leader is still in campaigning mode and wants his MPs on the doorsteps too

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