general election 2019

UK consumer confidence at highest level since 2009

UK consumer confidence at highest level since 2009

Households’ optimism over finances and job security rise in February, survey showsConsumer confidence in Britain has risen to the highest level in more than a decade after Boris Johnson’s decisive
UK consumer confidence at highest level since 2009

UK consumer confidence at highest level since 2009

Households’ optimism over finances and job security rise in February, survey showsConsumer confidence in Britain has risen to the highest level in more than a decade after Boris Johnson’s decisive
Labour 'red wall' seats hit hardest by wage stagnation, report finds

Labour 'red wall' seats hit hardest by wage stagnation, report finds

But Resolution Foundation analysis shows new Tory seats not among worst-off areas The Labour party’s former political heartlands in the north of England, Midlands and Wales suffered from a tougher

Labour 'red wall' seats hit hardest by wage stagnation, report finds

But Resolution Foundation analysis shows new Tory seats not among worst-off areas The Labour party’s former political heartlands in the north of England, Midlands and Wales suffered from a tougher
Boris Johnson urged to publish report on Russian meddling

Boris Johnson urged to publish report on Russian meddling

Exclusive: Report on Russian interference depends on prime minister appointing committeeThe SNP’s leader at Westminster has written to Boris Johnson demanding that he take immediate steps to allow the
Johnson can now deliver a ‘Brexit in name only’. Will he?

Johnson can now deliver a ‘Brexit in name only’. Will he?

If the PM were the one nation Tory he claims to be, he would – and should – choose to keep Britain aligned with the EUI have occasionally referred over the years to a parody of an editorial which a
Ex-Labour MP ‘not ashamed’ to be photographed at Job Centre after election loss

Ex-Labour MP ‘not ashamed’ to be photographed at Job Centre after election loss

'I’ve lost my job and unlike many in Parliament I don’t have a family fortune to fall back on. What do people expect you to do?'
Rebecca Long Bailey rates Jeremy Corbyn’s election campaign ‘10 out of 10’

Rebecca Long Bailey rates Jeremy Corbyn’s election campaign ‘10 out of 10’

But she insisted she is not a 'continuity candidate' to replace the Labour leader.
Labour Leader Candidate Jess Phillips Pledges to Fight to Rejoin EU

Labour Leader Candidate Jess Phillips Pledges to Fight to Rejoin EU

In the race to replace far-left Jeremy Corbyn as Labour Party chief, Jess Phillips has staked out a Hard Remain position, vowing to "fight" to rejoin the European Union as leader.
Fresh Cambridge Analytica leak ‘shows global manipulation is out of control’

Fresh Cambridge Analytica leak ‘shows global manipulation is out of control’

Company’s work in 68 countries laid bare with release of more than 100,000 documentsAn explosive leak of tens of thousands of documents from the defunct data firm Cambridge Analytica is set to expose
Labour leadership race heats up with bid from Wigan MP Lisa Nandy

Labour leadership race heats up with bid from Wigan MP Lisa Nandy

The battle to replace Jeremy Corbyn is heating up with a bid from Wigan MP Lisa Nandy.
Top psychologist says terrorists ‘may never be cured’

Top psychologist says terrorists ‘may never be cured’

An expert warned deradicalisation programmes are no guarantee of success.
Boris's 2020 Vision: a 'Decade of Growth, Prosperity,' and Brexit

Boris's 2020 Vision: a 'Decade of Growth, Prosperity,' and Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said 2020 will be the year Brexit finally gets delivered and pledged no more elections or referendums in his New Year message.
Moving on from Brexit, but not our close European connections | Letters

Moving on from Brexit, but not our close European connections | Letters

Peter Marshall writes that the UK’s ties to the rest of the continent are not inextricably bound up in political institutions, while Adrian Heald wonders if the Tory party can live up to its
Socialist Corbyn Says Labour Is the 'Resistance' to Boris Johnson

Socialist Corbyn Says Labour Is the 'Resistance' to Boris Johnson

The socialist Jeremy Corbyn, who led Labour to its worst election defeat since 1935, says his party will be the "resistance" to Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
Labour leadership: Richard Burgon confirms he's standing for deputy leader - live news

Labour leadership: Richard Burgon confirms he's standing for deputy leader - live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 4.20pm GMT Earlier I quoted the Labour MP Neil Coyle criticising Jeremy Corbyn’s new year message. (See 9.20am.) Since then he has
12 Months of Brexmas: 1 Election, 2 Prime Ministers, 3 Brexit Delays...

12 Months of Brexmas: 1 Election, 2 Prime Ministers, 3 Brexit Delays...

It has been a year of Brexit battles these past 12 months, but it finally looks like the end is near and the UK will leave the EU, more than three and a half years after the historic referendum.
With its lurch to the right, Britain is no longer special in Europe | Stefan Bielik

With its lurch to the right, Britain is no longer special in Europe | Stefan Bielik

The left are crushed. The UK government is starting to look like just another authoritarian European oneAround Europe, the UK general election was followed with huge interest. Leftists were paying
Pan-African Reparations Coalition: 'British Electorate Is Poisoned by Toxins of White Supremacy'

Pan-African Reparations Coalition: 'British Electorate Is Poisoned by Toxins of White Supremacy'

A Pan-African Reparations Coalition in Europe spokesman has condemned the British voting public as being "poisoned" by "the toxins of white supremacy" following Boris Johnson's election victory.
Former leader Ed Miliband to investigate Labour’s disastrous election result

Former leader Ed Miliband to investigate Labour’s disastrous election result

All 59 MPs who lost their seats in Labour's worst election performance for 84 years will be interviewed.