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Tories’ ‘botched game plan could cost election’
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Tories’ ‘botched game plan could cost election’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 7 November
7 Nov 2019
Why Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson is stepping down
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Why Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson is stepping down

The resignation comes after a series of clashes with Jeremy Corbyn
7 Nov 2019
Tom Watson urged to quit over bogus sex abuse claims
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Tom Watson urged to quit over bogus sex abuse claims

Report into bungled sex abuse inquiry expected to criticise deputy Labour leader
4 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Boris’s need to be loved is his weakness
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Instant Opinion: Boris’s need to be loved is his weakness

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 23 July
23 Jul 2019
What is the Future Britain Group?
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What is the Future Britain Group?

Third of Labour MPs attend first meeting of Tom Watson’s ‘social democrats’
12 Mar 2019
Labour pledges to break up tech giants where necessary
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Labour pledges to break up tech giants where necessary

Deputy leader Tom Watson sets out plans for new regulator to prevent market abuse
7 Feb 2019
Five dramatic political coups in recent British history
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Five dramatic political coups in recent British history

From Purnell’s plot to the curry house coup, May and Corbyn are by no means the first modern-day leaders to face mutinies
4 Sep 2018

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The Open at Royal Birkdale - iconic moments from the course
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The Open at Royal Birkdale - iconic moments from the course

Lancashire links hosts the 'world's greatest golf tournament' for the tenth time this year
21 Jul 2017
Labour row over 'secret hard-left takeover plot'
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Labour row over 'secret hard-left takeover plot'

Deputy leader Tom Watson warns Corbyn support group Momentum is attempting to taking control of party
21 Mar 2017
Tom Watson's elected shadow cabinet: How would it work?
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Tom Watson's elected shadow cabinet: How would it work?

Labour Party's deputy leader wants to 'put the band back together' after 'bruising summer'
20 Sep 2016
Should hedge funds be banned from EU exit polls?
Tom Watson
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Should hedge funds be banned from EU exit polls?

Tom Watson calls for action against 'avaricious plan' as financiers look to cash in on referendum vote
1 Jun 2016
Prince Charles's access to secret Cabinet papers 'wrong'
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Prince Charles's access to secret Cabinet papers 'wrong'

Critics find Prince's access 'extraordinary', but others says the heir must be properly briefed
16 Dec 2015
Lord Brittan sex abuse claims: apologies, denials, defiance
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Lord Brittan sex abuse claims: apologies, denials, defiance

Tom Watson apologises for calling Brittan 'evil' but will continue pursuing allegations of sexual abuse in Westminster
22 Oct 2015
YOU DID WHAT? Five more bizarre resignations
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YOU DID WHAT? Five more bizarre resignations

Labour MP Emily Thornberry quits after tweeting picture of a Strood house covered in England flags
21 Nov 2014
RYDER CUP: heroes and villains
Phil Mickelson
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RYDER CUP: heroes and villains

Europe secure another win at Gleneagles as the US team turn on each other in press conference
29 Sep 2014
RYDER CUP 2014: How the teams will line up
Ian Poulter and comptriot Justin Rose
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RYDER CUP 2014: How the teams will line up

Team Europe are the favourites at Gleneagles – but under Tom Watson, the USA cannot be discounted
24 Sep 2014
RYDER CUP: The history, drama and grudges
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RYDER CUP: The history, drama and grudges

The history, the drama and the grudges that make the Europe vs USA golfing showdown unmissable
19 Sep 2014
Tiger Woods does US a favour and pulls out of Ryder Cup
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Tiger Woods does US a favour and pulls out of Ryder Cup

Woods sidelined with more back problems, but his absence saves Tom Watson a tough decision
14 Aug 2014
Drip data law: how it will affect you
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Drip data law: how it will affect you

Critics say the 'emergency' Drip data law will allow scrutiny of Facebook, iCloud, email and text messages
15 Jul 2014
Emergency surveillance bill a 'stitch-up' says Tom Watson
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Emergency surveillance bill a 'stitch-up' says Tom Watson

It may have cross-party support, but first-tracking measures on eve of MPs' holidays is controversial
10 Jul 2014
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