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People Are Calling Time On Boris Johnson (Again) After Tory By-Election Defeats: ‘He’s Toast’

Boris Johnson is facing yet another wave of criticism after the Tories lost two seats in by-elections overnightBoris Johnson is facing further ridicule on social media after the Conservatives lost two seats in dramatic by-elections along with a cabinet member this morning.In Tiverton and Homerton, voters chose Liberal Democrats to replace their previous Tory MP while in Wakefield a new Labour MP was elected.In the aftermath of the upset, Conservative […]

today24 June 2022

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Conservatives On Course For Crushing Defeat In Wakefield By-Election

Boris Johnson could face a vote on his leadership within daysThe Tories are on course for a crushing defeat at the forthcoming Wakefield by-election, according to a new poll.In a development that will pile fresh pressure on Boris Johnson, the JL Partners survey gives Labour a 20-point lead over the Conservatives in the key seat.Voters in the Red Wall constituency - which the Tories gained from Labour at the 2019 […]

today5 June 2022

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Labour Activists Stage Walkout As Party Chooses By-Election Candidate

Labour has chosen its candidate for the Wakefield by-electionLabour activists staged a walkout as the party chose its candidate for a crunch by-election.Simon Lightwood was picked to stand in Wakefield following a controversial selection process.The by-election is taking place after the previous Tory MP, Imran Ahmad Khan, resigned after he was convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage boy.HuffPost UK revealed last week that Keir Starmer’s office had blocked the deputy […]

today15 May 2022

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Tory Resigns As MP After Admitting He Twice Watched Porn In Commons

Neil Parish in the House of CommonsA Conservative MP has resigned after admitting he twice watched porn in the House of Commons.Neil Parish admitted to the BBC on Saturday that he watched adult material parliament, claiming the first time was accidental after looking at tractors online.The select committee chairman had initially vowed to continue as MP for Tiverton and Honiton but said he would quit after recognising the “furore” and […]

today30 April 2022