Michael Gove

Gove’s task to put ‘meat on the bones’ of ‘levelling-up’ agenda
Michael Gove
Behind the scenes

Gove’s task to put ‘meat on the bones’ of ‘levelling-up’ agenda

Former rival of Boris Johnson will oversee one of PM’s key government pledges
17 Sep 2021
Boris Johnson’s reshuffle: who is in and who is out?
Gavin Williamson
Getting to grips with . . .

Boris Johnson’s reshuffle: who is in and who is out?

Liz Truss promoted to foreign secretary as Dominic Raab demoted in cull of big names
16 Sep 2021
Can Michael Gove ‘save Christmas’?
Michael Gove
Today’s big question

Can Michael Gove ‘save Christmas’?

Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster has been tasked with fixing Britain’s supply chain issues
15 Sep 2021
Should Scottish MPs be given the power to vote down English laws?
Michael Gove arrives at No. 10 Downing Street
Today’s big question

Should Scottish MPs be given the power to vote down English laws?

Major constitutional reform planned in bid to ‘save the union’
16 Jun 2021
Who is Dominic Cummings? From Boris Johnson’s key confidant to worst enemy
Dominic Cummings
Profile

Who is Dominic Cummings? From Boris Johnson’s key confidant to worst enemy

The man who helped the Tories achieve their landslide victory is ready to turn on the PM
25 May 2021
‘Love Dc’: lobbying texts from David Cameron revealed
David Cameron
Behind the scenes

‘Love Dc’: lobbying texts from David Cameron revealed

Parliamentary committee publishes ‘treasure trove of private messages’
12 May 2021
How Israel’s ‘green pass’ could be adapted for UK
An Israeli medical student receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine
Getting to grips with . . .

How Israel’s ‘green pass’ could be adapted for UK

Downing Street is studying coronavirus certificate that has allowed Israeli venues to reopen
24 Feb 2021

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David Frost appointed ‘minister for Brexit Britain’ after No. 10 ‘power struggle’
Lord David Frost in St. James, London
Behind the scenes

David Frost appointed ‘minister for Brexit Britain’ after No. 10 ‘power struggle’

Unelected peer will begin cabinet role next month seeking to ‘maximise post-Brexit trading opportunities’
18 Feb 2021
Instant Opinion: ‘Snake-oil salesmen rediscover expertise’
Michael Gove
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘Snake-oil salesmen rediscover expertise’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 1 December
1 Dec 2020
Brexit is ‘like moving house’, Gove tells industry chiefs
Gove Johnson
In Brief

Brexit is ‘like moving house’, Gove tells industry chiefs

Minister tells bosses to brace for no-deal during ‘embarrassing’ conference
21 Oct 2020
Gove: UK ‘firmness’ with Brussels paying off in Brexit talks
Michael Gove walks to Downing Street after attending a cabinet meeting
In Brief

Gove: UK ‘firmness’ with Brussels paying off in Brexit talks

Minister performs ‘U-turn’ at Commons dispatch box following EU concessions
20 Oct 2020
What the UK is demanding from the EU to avoid no-deal Brexit
Minister for the Cabinet Office Michael Gove walks up Downing Street
In Brief

What the UK is demanding from the EU to avoid no-deal Brexit

Michael Gove says door is still ‘ajar’ to secure trade agreement with Brussels
19 Oct 2020
Firm with links to Gove and Cummings handed A-level contract
Michael Gove
In Depth

Firm with links to Gove and Cummings handed A-level contract

Public First given exam grading communications role without competitive tender
20 Aug 2020
Behind Britain’s ‘shock and awe’ Brexit campaign
Michael Gove
In Depth

Behind Britain’s ‘shock and awe’ Brexit campaign

Tourists will be warned of higher costs as businesses told to prepare for more paperwork
13 Jul 2020
Instant Opinion: is Trump’s re-election campaign ‘toast’?
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: is Trump’s re-election campaign ‘toast’?

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 1 July
1 Jul 2020
What are the arguments to end the coronavirus lockdown?
london lockdown
In Brief

What are the arguments to end the coronavirus lockdown?

Cabinet ‘hawks’ and commentators say measures threaten economy and civil liberties
22 Apr 2020
Government ‘asleep at wheel’ in run-up to outbreak
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In Brief

Government ‘asleep at wheel’ in run-up to outbreak

Damning report says Boris Johnson missed five emergency Cobra meetings and UK shipped protective equipment to China
20 Apr 2020
Are government rifts beginning to show over coronavirus?
Matt Hancock Rishi Sunak
In Depth

Are government rifts beginning to show over coronavirus?

NHS and senior cabinet ministers deny reports of infighting at the top
6 Apr 2020
Why the UK is planning coronavirus ‘reckoning’ with China
Michael Gove
In Depth

Why the UK is planning coronavirus ‘reckoning’ with China

Tory ministers accused of using Beijing as ‘convenient scapegoat’ to deflect criticism over lack of Covid-19 testing
30 Mar 2020
Michael Gove warns of longer lockdown as death toll rises
Michael Gove
In Brief

Michael Gove warns of longer lockdown as death toll rises

Warning comes as experts say it could be up to six months before life returns to ‘normal’
30 Mar 2020
Cabinet fights over ‘designated survivor’ role
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In Brief

Cabinet fights over ‘designated survivor’ role

Cabinet members jostle for position in event prime minister is taken ill
23 Mar 2020
Unspeakable: five takeaways from John Bercow’s autobiography
John Bercow
In Depth

Unspeakable: five takeaways from John Bercow’s autobiography

Controversial former Commons boss says David Cameron is ‘24-carat snob’ and claims Boris Johnson cheats at tennis
5 Feb 2020
What next for Scottish independence?
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In Depth

What next for Scottish independence?

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon says indyref2 is ‘democratic right’
16 Dec 2019
General election 2019 latest: Johnson misses climate debate
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In Brief

General election 2019 latest: Johnson misses climate debate

The Week’s daily round-up of how the election campaign is unfolding
29 Nov 2019
Gove refuses to rule out ignoring law passed to stop no deal
Michael Gove
In Brief

Gove refuses to rule out ignoring law passed to stop no deal

Labour says Boris Johnson's Government is becoming ‘an elective dictatorship’
2 Sep 2019
Is the UK ready for no-deal Brexit?
Boris Johnson cabinet
In Depth

Is the UK ready for no-deal Brexit?

Government asks businesses for advice on how to prepare for no-deal
14 Aug 2019
Michael Gove says the EU is ‘refusing to negotiate’
Michael Gove
In Brief

Michael Gove says the EU is ‘refusing to negotiate’

Minister claims he is ‘deeply saddened’ by EU's position
7 Aug 2019
What is Boris Johnson’s plan for Brexit?
Boris Johnson
In Depth

What is Boris Johnson’s plan for Brexit?

New PM refuses to rule out no-deal but insists he can negotiate withdrawal agreement
25 Jul 2019
What Boris Johnson’s cabinet might look like
Boris Johnson
In Depth

What Boris Johnson’s cabinet might look like

Tory leadership frontrunner considering shrinking the size of the PM’s top team amid a purge of Remain ministers
2 Jul 2019
Tory leadership contest timeline
The door of number 10 Downing Street
In Depth

Tory leadership contest timeline

As Hunt and Johnson go head to head in the battle for Number 10, here’s a recap of the election so far
24 Jun 2019
Tory leadership: did Boris campaign engage in dirty tricks?
Boris Johnson and Michael Gove
In Brief

Tory leadership: did Boris campaign engage in dirty tricks?

Allegations of dark arts and intimidation as Michael Gove is knocked out
21 Jun 2019
‘Revenge in the air’ as Boris supporters plot against Gove
Boris Johnson and Michael Gove
In Brief

‘Revenge in the air’ as Boris supporters plot against Gove

Tory MPs will choose final two candidates in leadership contest today
20 Jun 2019
Does Rory Stewart stand a chance against Boris Johnson?
Rory Stewart
In Depth

Does Rory Stewart stand a chance against Boris Johnson?

The international development secretary’s attacks on chief rival in Tory leadership contest are little short of extraordinary
18 Jun 2019
Gove admits he was lucky to avoid jail over cocaine use
Michael Gove
In Brief

Gove admits he was lucky to avoid jail over cocaine use

Tory leadership hopeful's confession prompts other candidates to come clean
10 Jun 2019
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