Angela Rayner Praises 17 Years of Tory Government

21 Nov

Shadow Education Secretary Angela Rayner took the bold decision this morning to praise seventeen years of Tory government – an odd move for the middle of an election. She claimed that in 1996 – after four consecutive Tory election victories – she had “an NHS that was there for me.” Straight from the mouth of […]

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22 Days To Go

20 Nov

TORIES Boris accidentally lets slip his big tax pledge: to raise the National Insurance threshold to £12,500 Fallout from CCHQ’s fact-check rebrand Boris visits Teesside factory  Topline(s): Corbyn refused 9 times last night to say whether he’s leave or remain LABOUR Spent today rebutting various claims Boris made in the TV debate  Topline(s): Labour will […]

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British Indians Abandoning Labour

20 Nov

A landmark election poll of British Indians has found a 12-point decline in the community’s support for the Labour party since 2017. Is there any community Corbyn can’t offend with his foreign policy?… The abandoning of the Labour Party by British Indians comes after Corbyn sparked a diplomatic incident with the country, after claiming he had […]

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Further Hamas Links of Corbyn’s Insta Takeover Comic

20 Nov

Last night Guido revealed that the comic who Corbyn picked to take over and manage his Instagram account during ITV’s debate is gigging to raise money for Corbyn’s old friends, Hamas. Putting the “ha, ha” into Hamas… Today, Guido can disclose that Tez Ilyas was also invited to speak at PalExpo by Friends of al-Aqsa, […]

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Boris Accidentally Announces Huge National Insurance Cut

20 Nov

Speaking to factory workers in Teesside, Boris accidentally let slip a Tory a major manifesto announcement that the Tories will increase the National Insurance threshold to £12,500 if they win the election. Finally, the Tories give us all a tax cut… The policy clearly hadn’t meant to be blurted out, as subsequently his TV interviews had […]

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Chuka’s Think Tank Running Out of Cash

20 Nov

Progressive Centre UK – the Think Tank Chuka Umunna chairs for £5,000 a month – appears to be in danger of going bust, putting Chuka’s very quality of life at risk. How can a man be expected to survive on a mere £80,000 MP wage… According to their most recent annual report, the think tank is now […]

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Kate Andrews is Spectator’s New Economics Correspondent

20 Nov

Fraser Nelson has lured Kate Andrews from the Institute of Economic Affairs to become the Spectator’s economics correspondent. He wants her to produce economic stories rooted in fact. If as Guido suspects we are about to enter into an era of big spending, big government under the Tories, it is a shrewd move for the […]

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Dawn Butler’s Hapless Numbers Interview Car Crash

20 Nov

Dawn Butler has had the first excruciating ‘Diane Abbott’ moment of the campaign, claiming that the numbers of rough sleepers in her constituency stood at 3,000 when in reality the number is just 248. When asked what the number of rough sleepers in the UK is, she responded: Dawn Butler: “Now I can tell you […]

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Twitter Threaten CCHQ Over ‘FactCheck’ Rebrand Stunt

20 Nov

The cheeky move by CCHQ to rebrand themselves as a fact-checking account during last night’s debate may have got everyone talking, but could backfire as Twitter have said “Any further attempts to mislead people by editing verified profile information – in a manner seen during the UK Election Debate – will result in decisive corrective […]

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YouGov: Boris Narrowly Wins Debate

19 Nov

Boris will celebrate this, given Corbyn is a more natural 1v1 debater… UPDATE: See the poll results in detail here: YouGov / Sky News Post debate scores Trustworthy Corbyn 45 Johnson 40 Prime ministerial Corbyn 29 Johnson 54 Likeable Corbyn 37 Johnson 54 In touch with ordinary people Corbyn 59 Johnson 25 1,646 GB adults who […]

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Corbyn Instagram Takeover Comic Has Links to Hamas

19 Nov

The comic who Jeremy Corbyn has chosen to take over his Instagram during the debate has gigged to raise money for Hamas. Tez Ilyas is the first name on the line up of a ‘Human Appeal‘ event this year. Human Appeal is an organisation with “a record of links with the terrorist group Hamas” according […]

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Former Labour Shadow Chancellor Leslie Questions McDonnells Tax Plans

19 Nov

Chris Leslie, a former Labour Shadow Chancellor, calls on McDonnell to “Come clean on tax raid plans” which are likely to mean soaring taxes for all, not just the rich. Leslie warns that Corbyn’s Labour could mean higher council tax, extra taxes on pensions and other tax changes in a new report issued by Mainstream, […]

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23 Days To Go

19 Nov

TORIES Boris Head to Head with Corbyn at 8pm Pledge to extend stop and search powers Pledge to make life mean life for child murderers Topline(s): The Tories are the party of law and order LABOUR Corbyn Head to Head with Boris at 8pm Pledge to put workers on company boards Pledge to introduce public […]

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Who’s Killing Here?

19 Nov

The LibDems were making headlines this morning over allegations Jo Swinson killed a squirrel. Guido decided to compile a helpful list of prominent examples of accusations* of animal slaughter by political figures…  Lib Dems Jo Swinson: Killed a squirrel. Jeremy Thorpe: Had a dog shot. Michael Heseltine: Killed a dog. Michael Dixon: Jailed for killing […]

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Labour Candidate in Labour Seat Signed Pro-Chris Williamson Petition

19 Nov

Labour’s candidate for Kevin Baron’s old seat of Rother Valley, Sophie Wilson, was one of eighty-five Labour Party members to sign a petition in support of Chris Williamson. The petition, written in November last year, called on Sheffield Labour Students to “reverse the decision made to un-invite Chris Williamson to speak.” The student society had […]

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Those Banks Twitter Direct Message Leaks

19 Nov

@Arron_banks so I want 24 ounces of Columbia marching powder and a 5crt diamond please @GuidoFawkes pic.twitter.com/Q0mNSD2llq — Andy Wigmore (@andywigmore) April 27, 2017 For the record, and sorry to disappoint Carole and the rest of the conspiracy theorists, the leak of the direct messages which reveals Guido’s editor arranging to pay £10,000 in cash […]

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Tory Candidate Was Fined for Hiring Illegal Immigrants

19 Nov

Media attention yesterday was pointed the way of Tory Leeds candidate (and former UKIP MEP), Amjad Bashir, for comments he made about British Jews returning from Israel ‘brainwashed’. He remains the candidate… 30 miles down the road from his constituency lies Stalybridge and Hyde, where Bashir’s son, Tayub Amjad, is contending also for the Tories. […]

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