Keir Starmer

The MPs earning the most from second jobs
Theresa May
Behind the scenes

The MPs earning the most from second jobs

Commons Standards Committee has suggested tightened rules on MPs’ earnings
25 May 2022
‘A confused Conservative Party doesn’t know who they stand for’
Boris Johnson
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‘A confused Conservative Party doesn’t know who they stand for’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
11 May 2022
Is there a Tory ‘attack unit’?
Keir Starmer and Boris Johnson
Today’s big question

Is there a Tory ‘attack unit’?

Labour shadow attorney general accuses Tories of a smear campaign against Keir Starmer
11 May 2022
Next Labour leader: who would replace Keir Starmer?
Keir Starmer and Angela Rayner
Behind the scenes

Next Labour leader: who would replace Keir Starmer?

Opposition chief vows to resign if he is fined by police over ‘Beergate’
10 May 2022
‘Keir Starmer is a breath of fresh air’
Keir Starmer
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‘Keir Starmer is a breath of fresh air’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
10 May 2022
Will ‘beergate’ spell last orders for Keir Starmer?
Keir Starmer
Today’s big question

Will ‘beergate’ spell last orders for Keir Starmer?

Labour leader’s reputation for integrity is at stake
9 May 2022
‘Beergate’: did Keir Starmer break lockdown restrictions?
Keir Starmer on the campaign trail in Workington ahead of local elections
Getting to grips with . . .

‘Beergate’: did Keir Starmer break lockdown restrictions?

Durham police now investigating whether Labour leader breached restrictions
6 May 2022

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‘Unsentimental tough-minded voters regard Starmer as an insult’
Keir Starmer campaigning in Hartlepool
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‘Unsentimental tough-minded voters regard Starmer as an insult’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
6 May 2022
Quiz of The Week: 30 April - 6 May
Keir Starmer arrives to meet winning Labour councillors in Barnet
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Quiz of The Week: 30 April - 6 May

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6 May 2022
Five key takeaways from the local elections 2022
Boris Johnson departs 10 Downing Street
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Five key takeaways from the local elections 2022

Tories battered in London – but Labour fail to make widespread gains
6 May 2022
‘The Johnson Tories voted for was Boris not Carrie’
Boris Johnson with his wife Carrie at the 2021 Conservative Party conference
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‘The Johnson Tories voted for was Boris not Carrie’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
4 May 2022
Starmer vs. Johnson: who performed best against Susanna Reid?
Boris Johnson faced a bruising interview from GMB’s Susanna Reid
Today’s big question

Starmer vs. Johnson: who performed best against Susanna Reid?

Good Morning Britain presenter grills party leaders on cost of living and ‘beergate’
4 May 2022
Local elections polls: who will win on Thursday?
A polling station
Today’s big question

Local elections polls: who will win on Thursday?

London councils Wandsworth and Westminster might change hands to Labour in this week’s elections
3 May 2022
‘Tony Blair is back to haunt voters’
Tony Blair
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‘Tony Blair is back to haunt voters’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
3 May 2022
‘Leaders must charm and show empathy’
Keir Starmer on the campaign trail in Workington ahead of local elections
Instant Opinion

‘Leaders must charm and show empathy’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
29 Apr 2022
‘An effective extreme-heat warning system could save lives’
Man stands on roof watching wildfire in California
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‘An effective extreme-heat warning system could save lives’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
23 Feb 2022
Inside the Labour-Lib Dem election pact
Kier Starmer during a visit to Burnely
Behind the scenes

Inside the Labour-Lib Dem election pact

Opposition parties in talks over deal to focus on seats where each is most likely to beat the Tories
18 Feb 2022
What Jeremy Corbyn would do next after Labour deselection
Jeremy Corbyn
Why we’re talking about . . .

What Jeremy Corbyn would do next after Labour deselection

Former party leader could contest his seat as an independent, work on his charity or simply retire
15 Feb 2022
‘Trumpian politics’: Tories turn on Boris over Savile remarks
Boris Johnson
The latest on . . .

‘Trumpian politics’: Tories turn on Boris over Savile remarks

Prime minister faces fresh calls to apologise to Keir Starmer after Labour leader faces angry mob
8 Feb 2022
What Keir Starmer did as DPP
Keir Starmer
Why we’re talking about . . .

What Keir Starmer did as DPP

Boris Johnson renews Jimmy Savile ’conspiracy theory’ in ’baseless’ attack on Labour leader
4 Feb 2022
Is Jeremy Corbyn preparing to launch a new party?
Jeremy Corbyn
Today’s big question

Is Jeremy Corbyn preparing to launch a new party?

Former Labour leader being urged to run under the banner of his charity at next election
11 Jan 2022
Is Keir Starmer a prime minister in waiting?
Keir Starmer
Today’s big question

Is Keir Starmer a prime minister in waiting?

Even the least favourable polls have Boris Johnson behind his Labour rival
7 Jan 2022
What should we expect from Keir Starmer in 2022?
Keir Starmer
Between the lines

What should we expect from Keir Starmer in 2022?

Labour leader accuses Boris Johnson of treating politics like ‘branch of the entertainment industry’
4 Jan 2022
‘Keir Starmer’s lead in the polls is his chance’
Keir Starmer, Angela Rayner
Instant Opinion

‘Keir Starmer’s lead in the polls is his chance’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
4 Jan 2022
‘Labour ought to be leading the work to strengthen our democracy’
Keir Starmer
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‘Labour ought to be leading the work to strengthen our democracy’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
6 Dec 2021
What Starmer’s reshuffle means for Labour
Keir Starmer
Between the lines

What Starmer’s reshuffle means for Labour

Overhaul moves party more to the centre as leader pitches to ‘make Brexit work’
30 Nov 2021
‘The time now is desperately short to regain the trust of women in the police’
Vigil for Sarah Everard
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‘The time now is desperately short to regain the trust of women in the police’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
1 Oct 2021
‘In the real UK, 007 might be queuing for petrol in his gleaming Aston Martin’
Daniel Craig as James Bond in No Time to Die
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‘In the real UK, 007 might be queuing for petrol in his gleaming Aston Martin’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
30 Sep 2021
Can Keir Starmer reunite the Labour Party?
Keir Starmer
Today’s big question

Can Keir Starmer reunite the Labour Party?

Embattled leader hit by infighting and resignation of shadow cabinet member
29 Sep 2021
‘Keir Starmer has a long way to go to banish the ghost of Corbynism’
Jeremy Corbyn at a fringe meeting during the Labour Party conference on 28 September 2021
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‘Keir Starmer has a long way to go to banish the ghost of Corbynism’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
29 Sep 2021
‘Welcome to the Labour conference where comradeship is scarcer than BP unleaded’
Keir Starmer and Angela Rayner
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‘Welcome to the Labour conference where comradeship is scarcer than BP unleaded’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
27 Sep 2021
How Labour’s cervix problem began
Labour leader Keir Starmer arrives at the Hilton Brighton Metropole hotel on the opening day of the Labour Party conference
Why we’re talking about . . .

How Labour’s cervix problem began

Party’s transphobia row has been raging for more than a year - with Keir Starmer finally weighing in on debate
27 Sep 2021
‘If Boris Johnson felt shame, he wouldn’t be slashing universal credit’
Boris Johnson in New York City
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‘If Boris Johnson felt shame, he wouldn’t be slashing universal credit’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
24 Sep 2021
Would Keir Starmer decriminalise drugs?
Sir Keir Starmer
Today’s big question

Would Keir Starmer decriminalise drugs?

Labour leader backs Scotland’s move to soften laws on possession
24 Sep 2021
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