Cabinet shock: Boris set to bury hatchet with key minister and hand them plum job

The Tory leadership favourite is in a head-to-head battle with Jeremy Hunt but is the huge favourite to take over from Theresa May as Prime Minister. This will likely see a huge Cabinet reshuffle, with several prominent ministers promising to quit if Boris Johnson is elected as the next leader of the country. These include Chancellor Philip Hammond, who said […]

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Boris Johnson’s PM vision: ‘Nobody should have to sell their home for dementia care costs’

In an exclusive interview, the frontrunner to take over in Downing Street vows to build a cross-party consensus on overhauling the country’s broken care system. “We need to get everybody together to find a solution to this because it is a crisis in our country,” the Tory leadership contender tells Daily Express readers. In a wide-ranging interview, he also branded […]

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Brexit LIVE: Warning issued as French could block UK exports from entering EU in no deal

That’s the fear of Chancellor Philip Hammond who said Britain will lose its say over what happens at the borders if no deal becomes a reality. The Chancellor of the Exchequer has provided £4.2billion for no deal Brexit preparations. But he believes no sum of money will fully prepare Britain for an exit scenario without an agreement in place.  A […]

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Brexit Party is ‘here to stay’ and will bring ‘big change’ – Express.co.uk poll results

Voters in the poll rubbished the results of the BMG Research survey for The Independent which positioned Nigel Farage’s party behind the Conservatives, Labour and the Lib Dems. The BMG poll, which questioned 1,532 UK adults online between July 2 and 5, suggested the Brexit Party had already started losing support, only weeks after its overwhelming victory at the European […]

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Tory leadership timeline: The race is still on – when is the Tory leadership decided?

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have just two weeks left to convince their supporters they deserve to the next Conservative Party leader – and UK Prime Minister. The two remaining candidates in the Tory leadership race will hit the road again this week for hustings in the South East, Gloucestershire, East Anglia and Eastern. They also must ensure they are […]

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Tory leader LIVE: ‘Boris is the Heineken candidate!’ Raab rejects ‘elite’ claims

In an interview on Sky News’ Sophy Ridge on Sunday,  Mr Raab’s previous comment about the Tories “looking after the well-off” were put to him. The ex-Brexit secretary, whose own bid for Number 10 failed when he could not get the support of enough MPs, denied he had woes about what a Johnson leadership could mean for the image of […]

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Jeremy Hunt appears to make dig at Boris Johnson with staged Twitter photos with wife

The pictures of the pair holding hands and sitting together on a bench have quickly sparked speculation Mr Hunt is “trying to make a point” against his leadership rival Boris Johnson. One picture showing Jeremy Hunt and Lucia sitting at a garden bench looks strikingly similar to that of the photo of Mr Johnson and girlfriend Carrie Symonds released days […]

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Liberal Democrat leadership candidates: Where do they stand on Brexit?

Liberal Democrat party leadership candidates Jo Swinson and Ed Davey are vying to replace Vince Cable in the Liberal Democrat leadership race. The two candidates are currently travelling the country and attending hustings events in a bid to win votes from party members. The paper ballots and online ballots are due by 3pm on July 23, after which time the […]

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