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Corbyn To Make Case For 'Real Social Europe'

news.sky.com — Staying in the European Union is in the best interests of the British public, Jeremy Corbyn will tell his party as he vows to push a "real social Europe" in the run-up to the vote promised by David Cameron.
Feb 06, 2016

Corbyn - Labour is "committed to keeping Britain in the EU" - but wants different changes to the PM. My report: news.sky.com/story/1637142/…

PM Turns To Crosby As EU Campaign Falters

news.sky.com — Sky News understands the Government is trying to elicit the services of Lynton Crosby over worries that David Cameron's EU deal is being portrayed too negatively by the press. On the day a poll revealed falling support for the 'remain' campaign and a critical reception of the Prime Minister's deal from eurosceptic newspapers, Government insiders revealed they are very worried about how it is being received.
Feb 05, 2016

NEW: FULL STORY: PM turns to Crosby as No.10 worries about EU campaign grow: news.sky.com/story/1636884/…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @DMcCaffreySKY: NEW: FULL STORY: PM turns to Crosby as No.10 worries about EU campaign grow: news.sky.com/story/1636884/…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @DMcCaffreySKY: NEW: FULL STORY: PM turns to Crosby as No.10 worries about EU campaign grow: news.sky.com/story/1636884/…

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Tories Too Slow On Bullying Claims: Shapps

news.sky.com — Former Conservative Party Chairman Grant Shapps has admitted the party was slow to react to bullying claims after the death of one of its activists. He resigned from the Government at the end of November, following the death of youth campaigner Elliott Johnson amidst allegations of bullying within the party.

PM: 'I Am Very Suspicious Of Brussels'

news.sky.com — The Prime Minister has said he is prepared to introduce a new law if necessary to make it "even clearer to people that our Parliament is sovereign". He also admitted he is "very suspicious of Brussels" ahead of a crunch meeting with EU leaders in February, where he is trying to secure reforms before a promised EU referendum.
Jan 18, 2016

PM: 'I am very suspicious of Brussels' as he considers law to assert power of Parliament over EU rules. My report: news.sky.com/story/1624844/….

Corbyn: Trident Subs 'Don't Need' Warheads

news.sky.com — Jeremy Corbyn has suggested the UK could keep its Trident submarines but that they do not need to be carrying nuclear warheads. The Labour leader, who is opposed to the renewal of Britain's nuclear deterrent made the comments, after launching a review of the party's Trident policy.
Jan 17, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn suggests Trident submarines could be replaced but 'don't need' nuclear warheads. My report: news.sky.com/story/1624390/…

Jan 17, 2016

More detail on Jeremy Corbyn's idea that Vanguard nuclear deterrent could be built but without nuclear warheads: news.sky.com/story/1624390/…

SNP Aide Suspended Over 'Anti-Islamic Texts'

news.sky.com — An SNP politician has been suspended by the party after allegedly sending hateful text messages to a Muslim colleague. Dundee City councillor Craig Melville, an aide to SNP deputy leader Stewart Hosie, is alleged to have sent a number of texts to an unnamed woman within the party, shorty after the terror attacks in Paris.
Jan 16, 2016

SNP aide suspended over 'anti-Islamic texts'. My report here: news.sky.com/story/1624059/….

Cabinet Minister: Staying In EU 'Disastrous'

news.sky.com — Cabinet minister and key Eurosceptic Chris Grayling has launched an outspoken attack on the European Union, claiming it would be "disastrous" for Britain to be a member of an unreformed EU. Writing in the Daily Telegraph, the Leader of the House of Commons made clear that while he supported David Cameron's attempts to change the EU, he was also prepared to campaign to leave.
Jan 14, 2016

Chris Grayling, Commons Leader: Staying in an unreformed EU would be 'disastrous'. My report: news.sky.com/story/1622283/…

Top Tory: 'Current EU Terms Disastrous For UK'

news.sky.com — Cabinet minister and key Eurosceptic Chris Grayling has launched an outspoken attack on the European Union, claiming it would be "disastrous" for Britain to be a member of an unreformed EU. Writing in the Daily Telegraph, the Leader of the House of Commons made clear that while he supported David Cameron's attempts to change the EU, he was also prepared to campaign to leave.

Where's Jeremy Hunt? You Can't Ask That

news.sky.com — It was a reasonable enough question on the eve of the junior doctors strike ... although it appears the Department of Health didn't feel quite the same way. Having spent all day trying to get an interview with the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt I felt it was fair enough to ask his advisor where he was.

Greenwood Avoids Labour Reshuffle Speculation

news.sky.com — Shadow transport secretary Lilian Greenwood has weighed into Labour reshuffle speculation, telling Sky News that the party should focus on holding the Government to account rather than internal party matters. But she refused to be drawn on the future of the individual cabinet members, including shadow foreign secretary Hilary Benn.
Jan 03, 2016

NEW: Shadow cabinet members weigh into reshuffle speculation. My report on who is saying what: news.sky.com/story/1615960/….

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Feb 08, 2016

Cameron vows wholesale prison reform in first major speech by a PM on prisons in 20 years: news.sky.com/story/1637705/…. pic.twitter.com/koGhrOMCfs

Feb 07, 2016

WATCH: Bus blowing up on Lambeth Bridge for new film "The Foreigner". twitter.com/huddlestonnige…

Feb 07, 2016

"...would have made more sense to extend the franchise to 16-17 year olds than the decreased." Polly MacKenzie on Thatcher would stay in EU.

Feb 07, 2016

#Murnaghan @RuthDavidsonMSP certainly impressive media performer. Possibly not surprising Tories have overtaken Labour in polls in Scotland.

Feb 07, 2016

A VERY uncomfortable looking @Jeremy_Hunt as #MarrShow reads out letters from doctors about their experience in the NHS.


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