All posts by Dan Cody

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Tracking Westminster sexual harassment: what we know so far

Updated – 11th November 2017 Westminster has been under the spotlight for the past week over sexual harassment claims, with members from several political parties now facing inquiries into allegations ranging from inappropriate behaviour to sexual assault, which have already led to the suspension of

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Politics Update: Speeding up Brexit, Hammond’s Tax Raid

Accelerating Brexit Negotiations Theresa May and President of the European Commission Jean Claude Juncker have both agreed to ‘speed up’ Brexit negotiations, after a dinner with Juncker and EU chief negotiator Michael Barnier held in Brussels on Monday. Theresa May and David Davis flew to

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How long does Theresa May have left?

With her party’s power significantly reduced in the commons, and a series of publicity disasters in her wake, can May really survive as Conservative leader until the next general election? The June 2017 general election left the Conservative party without a parliamentary majority, with a

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Politics Update: Conference News, Tory Infighting, Brexit Delays

Nothing New from Mr Hammond Philip Hammond’s speech left little impression on Monday, where the chancellor revealed no new plans, and instead focused on attacking Jeremy Corbyn, and the Labour party’s economic record. Comparing the Labour leader’s policies to those seen in Cuba, Venezuela and

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Politics update: temporary Brexit, scrapped bridges

Brexit for the time being Today, ministers hope to secure a temporary arrangement with the European Union, allowing Britain to maintain cross border trading for a period of time after Brexit. Amid numerous talks of economic disruption from political commentators, ministers hope that securing a