Diplomat: Australia Would Curb Intelligence Sharing With Corbyn-Led UK

12 Nov

Alexander Downer, Australia’s former High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, has declared that Australia would have to “substantially reduce” vital intelligence sharing with the UK in the event of a Corbyn premiership. Australia is one of the ‘five eyes’ nations which undertake incredibly close anti-terrorism intelligence sharing between the US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New […]

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How Boris Became Boris

11 Nov

Speaking on Norwegian-Swedish talk show Skavlan, Rachel Johnson revealed the story of how Boris rebranded from Alexander whilst at Eton. Alex Johnson certainly wouldn’t have had the same recognisability… 
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Potential Tory Candidate Was a Member of Federalist ‘European Movement’

11 Nov

Despite CCHQ’s attempts to select candidates who are on board with Boris and Brexit, one candidate appears to have slipped through the net this evening. Lisa Townsend is in the final three to be selected for the safe, Brexit-voting Tory seat of North West Norfolk. Townsend – who recently cancelled her Spectator subscription in protest […]

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Labour’s ‘Twelve Second Silence Interview’ Candidate Celebrated Thatcher’s Death

11 Nov

Jane Aitchison is Labour’s candidate for the ultra-marginal seat of Pudsey in West Yorkshire. The seat has a wafer thin 331 vote Tory majority over Labour. Aitchison came to public prominence last week for her extraordinary twelve second silence with Emma Barnett on BBC Radio 5 Live with over whether or not another Labour candidate, […]

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Labour Candidate Claimed Mural Isn’t Anti-Semitic

11 Nov

Jeremy Corbyn’s candidate in Jacqui Smith’s old seat of Redditch used to be very active on her now-deleted Facebook account. Amongst Rebecca Jenkins’ many questionable posts was writing “Hear hear!” to a reproduction of the mural Corbyn infamously defended. The post she shared was asking “Where in this picture is it antisemistsm”… Corbyn himself acknowledged the […]

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Brexit Party Critique of Boris’ Deal is Actually Theresa May’s Old Deal

11 Nov

The Brexit Party has sent out a briefing pack to its prospective parliamentary candidates, clearly written after the general election was legislated for on December 12. The document tries to provide a list of reasons why Boris’s new deal is unacceptable – reading these reasons closely reveals their central claim is based on the wrong document… […]

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Sadiq Khan Promotes Political Facebook Ads During Purdah

8 Nov

Sadiq Khan is using taxpayers’ money to promote political adverts during the ‘Purdah’ period. Purdah is designed to prevent central and local government from making announcements controversial initiatives. In promoting the European settlement scheme more widely, and specifically the words “we want European Londoners to stay in the city they call home”, Sadiq’s ads sound […]

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Former Cameron Adviser Seeking Ultra Safe Seat Predicted Corbyn Will Win Election

8 Nov

“He will try and re-negotiate… that will not work, because Europe do not like Boris Johnson.” Laura Trott, former adviser to David Cameron, goes on to say the Tory leadership battle is likely to end in a General Election which puts Corbyn in No10 #newsnight | @katierazz pic.twitter.com/AdIwviF5cM — BBC Newsnight (@BBCNewsnight) June 7, 2019 […]

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Lib Dem Candidate Complained December Election Would Ruin Her Ski Season

8 Nov

The Lib Dems’ Candidate for Hove and Portslade took to Twitter last month to complain that the election “better not ruin my [two month] ski season.” Candidate Beatrice Bass – who grew up in Davos – went on to moan that: “December and January are for winter sports not campaigning.” Nice to see the Lib […]

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Campaign Round-Up: 35 Days To Go

7 Nov

TORIES Economy Day. Saj Speech. Three ex-Labour MPs voting Tory “Keep their knickers on” candidate comments row  Topline(s): Former Labour MPs Ian Austin and John Woodcock say Corbyn would be a disaster Labour means economic chaos Best thing for economy is getting Brexit done LABOUR Battlebus launch Labour will “borrow to invest” on an unprecedented […]

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Anna Soubry’s Lying ‘Leaver’ is Remain Campaigning Lib Dem

7 Nov

 Anna Soubry is struggling on as the leader of The Independent Group For Change (polling at 0%), standing in her Broxtowe seat, without the support of the ‘Remain Alliance‘. In a new campaign video, Soubry tries to pass off Graham Heal as a leave voter who will be voting for her because he now […]

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Farage: Brexit Party Can’t Win This Election

6 Nov

Nigel Farage was more honest than Jo Swinson on the campaign trail in Workington this morning, telling the audience that his party was not going to win the election. Perhaps revealing why he isn’t standing… “You know, I thought watching yesterday Jo Swinson stand up and say I could be the next Prime Minister, I […]

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Commons Broke Tradition to Deny Bercow Automatic Peerage

6 Nov

The first thing the Commons did after John Bercow’s speakership appointment in June 2009 was agree that a humble address be presented to the Queen, asking for a peerage for the previous speaker Michael Martin. As is tradition… This time around, however, no such humble address was called for with regards to John Bercow either […]

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