Tag Archives: The Conservative Party

Why conservatives can’t be trusted on Russia

Cameron Putinj

Conservatives of all stripes increasingly can’t be trusted on what is potentially the biggest geo-political issue of our time, writes James Bloodworth.

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Osborne’s record on tax avoidance: spin over substance

George Osborne 10j

The chancellor’s record on tax avoidance suggests this is yet another PR exercise, writes James Bloodworth.

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The Tory Party is no longer the party of business

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Tory anti-immigration rhetoric is resulting in a backlash from business.

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The Tories as the Workers’ party? Not as ridiculous as it sounds

Grant Shappsj

The interests of the Tory party are very often diametrically opposed to those of most workers. However it would be a mistake to be complacent.

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Jeremy Hunt, next Tory leader?

Jeremy Huntj

A piece in today’s Guardian is touting Jeremy Hunt as a future Tory leader. Could it really be so?

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Brighton bomb almost derailed peace talks

Newly released government papers show the impact that the IRA bombing of the Grand Hotel during the Conservative Party conference had on the peace process in Northern Ireland.

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Tory council leader believes ‘basic salary’ is 80k

The deputy leader of Westminster Council has caused anger after claiming that a ‘basic’ first-job salary is in the region of £50,000 to £80,000.

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Five signs the Tories are losing the plot

Anyone noticed the Conservatives behaving a bit oddly lately?

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Fortunately, the Tories haven’t yet figured out how to delete YouTube

While the Tory party may believe it can stand athwart history yelling ‘stop’, YouTube still exists.

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Lib Dem members prefer 2015 coalition with Labour to continuing one with Tories

Liberal Democrat members would overwhelmingly prefer a post-2015 alliance with Labour to a continuing one with the Tories, according to a new poll for the Liberal Democrat Voice website.

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