Rishi Sunak turns over as government to push ahead with new onshore wind farms

Rishi Sunak has reversed its stance on new onshore wind farms as the government said it will consult on proposals to allow for further developments. The Prime Minister had promised to oppose any additional turbines when he ran for Tory leadership, apparently in an attempt to curry favor with local activists. Now Sunak is facing … Read more

UK takes another stab at internet rules as EU framework moves forward – POLITICO

LONDON — The United Kingdom wants to control the internet. Too bad the European Union was there first. Brexit was meant to get Britain to do things faster. But less than a month after the 27-member bloc’s Digital Services Act (DSA) came into effect, London is still struggling to cobble together its own version of … Read more

‘It was the single worst conversation of my life’: Matt Hancock tells his wife about his affair

Matt Hancock today reveals the depths of his anguish over the affair that ended his marriage, describing the moment he told his wife as the “very worst conversation of my life.” In his explosive pandemic diaries, published in today’s Mail on Sunday and The Mail+, the former health minister describes his “appalling black fear” at … Read more

We were warned that 820,000 people could die from Covid, says Matt Hancock

m att Hancock said he was warned that as many as 820,000 people could die from Covid at the start of the pandemic. According to the former health minister, Professor Sir Chris Whitty, the chief medical officer for England, presented the staggering figure in January 2020 as a “reasonable worst-case scenario”. However, Mr Hancock said … Read more

Sajid Javid confirms that he will not be an MP in the next election

Former Health Minister Sajid Javid has announced that he will not stand as an MP again in the next general election, but vowed to continue to support the prime minister “in whatever way he can”. He said his decision was “accelerated” by the fact that MPs have been asked to confirm their intentions to participate … Read more

Boris Johnson will run for parliament again in the next general election

Boris Johnson will stand for re-election as an MP in the next general election after saying his Conservative colleagues made a “mistake” in ousting him as prime minister. A source close to the former Tory leader confirmed he has no intention of leaving parliament at the next election, expected in 2024. The former prime minister … Read more

‘Eat The Rich’: You Can Now Buy Chocolates From Rishi Sunak, Boris Johnson And Liz Truss

What do Rishi Sunak, Boris Johnson and Liz Truss all have in common? Apart from the fact that they have all been Prime Minister in 2022, you can now eat them at Christmas too. Yes, you read that right. Entrepreneurs sell chocolates in the shape of the three Tory leaders in an online store called … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: Arch-Brexiteer Owen Paterson Banks On European Court As He Launches Case Today

When Boris Johnson vehemently supported former cabinet minister and arch-Brexiteer Owen Paterson after he was found guilty of ‘blatant’ breaches of lobbying rules by the Commons Standards Committee, there was a furious backlash. Within 24 hours Boris had turned; then Paterson left the House of Commons and the Tories lost the subsequent by-election, ending a … Read more

The 5 Major Problems Rishi Sunak Faces Just One Month After Becoming Prime Minister

It is hard to believe that Rishi Sunak only became prime minister a month ago. After a tumultuous summer that saw him lose to Liz Truss in a Tory leadership contest, he finally reached No. 10 on October 25 after his bitter rival’s premiership ended in disaster. But any hopes Sunak had for a honeymoon … Read more

Another blow to Rishi Sunak as Alok Sharma joins Tory Wind Farm Rebellion

Alok Sharma has become the latest senior Tory MP to join a growing revolt against the government’s stance on onshore wind farms. The President of the Cop 26 has signed an amendment to the Regeneration and Leveling Act calling for the current ban on the developments to be lifted. He joins former Prime Ministers Boris … Read more