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Theresa May to face grassroots no-confidence challenge

9 hours 38 min ago
Conservative local associatons are calling for Theresa May to resign over her handling of Brexit.

Brexit: Labour must back another referendum - Tom Watson

Sun, 04/21/2019 - 03:53
Labour's deputy leader says the move would counter a challenge from Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party.

Theresa May says UK will stand up for religious freedom

Sun, 04/21/2019 - 01:28
The PM uses her Easter message to say everyone has a right to "practise their faith in peace".

Hillingdon Council defends fines for public nuisances

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 08:45
Hillingdon councillor David Simmonds "makes no apology" for the fines.

Huge increase in Public Spaces Protection Order fines

Fri, 04/19/2019 - 00:03
A lawyer fears some council wardens are "acting with incentives to issue as many fines as possible".

Jarod Kirkman: Man jailed over threatening emails to MPs

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 18:54
Jarod Kirkman is sentenced to 42 weeks in jail after targeting seven MPs.

Chinese journalist Kong Linlin faces arrest over 'Tory slap' claim

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 17:38
Chinese journalist Kong Linlin is accused of assaulting a delegate at the Conservative Conference.

DUP only party that can unite unionism, says Foster

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 14:14
Arlene Foster warns the electorate that voting for other unionist parties risks "dividing unionism".

Call to deselect Carl Benjamin as UKIP MEP candidate over rape comments

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 14:09
Members of Swindon UKIP want "absolutely nothing to do" with Carl Benjamin following social media posts.

European parliament given surprise musical performance

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 13:58
An MEP performs on a harmonica for the last day of the current European Parliament.

Facebook bans UK far right groups and leaders

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:00
A dozen named groups and individuals will be purged from the social network, it said.

Extinction Rebellion: Charges over climate change train protest

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 08:28
A woman and two men are charged over the Extinction Rebellion protest at Canary Wharf in London.

Brexit: No deal means hard Irish border, says Selmayr

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 07:16
The European Commission's secretary-general Martin Selmayr was filmed making the comments in late 2018.

Brexit limbo: Hotels, packing boxes and plans on hold for the MEPs

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 01:51
Their offices are full of boxes, they're living in hotels, and farewell drinks seem a long way off.

Crossrail 'could be delayed until 2021'

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 00:00
The start date for London's new Elizabeth Line could be pushed back again, sources tell the BBC.

Warning over pupils moving between schools

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 23:59
A report says high numbers switching schools might conceal pupils being "off-rolled".

Politicians urged to cut ties with 'homophobic' pastor

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 22:36
There are calls for politicians to boycott the pastor's church after he called homosexuality a "sin".

EU struggles over law to tackle spread of terror online

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 18:30
Law changes agreed by the European Parliament do not pass the "Christchurch test", an official says.

Activists chained to Corbyn's home

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 17:42
Four Extinction Rebellion campaigners glued themselves together outside the Labour leader's home.

Conservative MP seeks to oust Commons Speaker John Bercow

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 17:36
Crispin Blunt is to table a motion of no confidence in the Commons Speaker because of Brexit "bias".

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