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Margaret Thatcher: Former PM named outfits after Gorbachev and Reagan 02/29/2020 - 02:04
The ex-PM christened her wardrobe, papers show, with references to Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan.
Coronavirus: Boris Johnson 'to rush in emergency laws' bypassing health and safety measures to limit virus impact 02/29/2020 - 02:03
Downing Street said to be weighing limiting spread of virus against keeping economy alive
The decade that shattered trust in politics 02/29/2020 - 01:08
Laura Kuenssberg explores the scandals that shook faith in elites at the start of the 21st century.
Article by young Boris Johnson helped inspire Thatcher's 'No, no, no' 02/29/2020 - 01:01

Papers show Telegraph article was in briefing pack before historic speech on Europe

Margaret Thatcher’s infamous “No, no, no” retort to Jacques Delors...

Immigration: Conservative MP brands social care advice 'facile' 02/28/2020 - 20:58
A Tory MP attacks the government for saying employers should "redouble" efforts to recruit UK staff.
UK coronavirus: 'Boris Johnson is becoming a part-time PM' 02/28/2020 - 19:27
Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth calls on Boris Johnson to "get a grip" on the coronavirus situation.
Boris Johnson advises people to wash hands to avoid coronavirus 02/28/2020 - 18:49
Boris Johnson says washing hands for 20 seconds or more is the "best single piece of advice we can give".
How could coronavirus affect Matt Hancock's career? 02/28/2020 - 18:33
Officials are understood to have concluded that the 'reasonable worst-case scenario' could lead to demoting the health secretary to the role of leader of the House of Commons
Priti Patel is far from the first minister to fall out with a Whitehall mandarin | Chris Mullin 02/28/2020 - 17:16

Frosty relationshps with civil servants can thwart a minister’s ambitions, as I discovered to my cost

Priti Patel, who is reportedly giving her top civil servant the...

Storm damage leaves councils facing big cuts to pay for repairs 02/28/2020 - 16:52

Public services to suffer after tens of millions of pounds of damage to roads and bridges

The worst storms in years have left some councils facing “disastrous” cuts to public services to pay for widespread damage to roads and bridges that will cost tens of millions of pounds to fix,...

Post-Brexit talks: France warns UK against 'artificial deadlines' 02/28/2020 - 16:33
France's Europe minister says the focus must be on substance, as details and timings of the talks emerge.
EU settlement scheme: Vulnerable 'struggling to apply' 02/28/2020 - 16:11
The Home Office is urged to do more to help those struggling with the post-Brexit residency process.
Boris Johnson will not hold coronavirus crisis meeting until Monday 02/28/2020 - 14:25

Prime minister criticised from all sides over delay in holding Cobra meeting and for lack of public appearances

Party donations: A decade of political money 02/28/2020 - 14:07
Last year's election boosted the parties' bank accounts - but who were the decade's biggest donors?