Politics

Up to 1.5 million fuel poor households don’t qualify for the warm home discount
Social Justice

Up to 1.5 million fuel poor households don’t qualify for the warm home discount

Plans to expand the energy discount scheme could see millions of excluded fuel poor homes subsidising better-off households who do qualify for it, experts say.

Thérèse Coffey criticised for singing ‘Time of My Life’ at karaoke amid universal credit cut
Politics

Thérèse Coffey criticised for singing ‘Time of My Life’ at karaoke amid universal credit cut

Campaigners have criticised the work and pensions secretary after she was seen dancing and singing the Dirty Dancing hit at a Tory conference party on the eve of universal credit cuts.

How many lies has Boris Johnson told from the Conservative Party conference?
Politics

How many lies has Boris Johnson told from the Conservative Party conference?

Levelling up, office working, criminal justice – the prime minister had a lot to say during the Conservative Party conference. Here’s a quick summary of his closing speech and interview comments.

Tory party member confronts Oliver Dowden over ‘anti-woke’ rhetoric
News

Tory party member confronts Oliver Dowden over ‘anti-woke’ rhetoric

Families on universal credit going hungry even before £20-per-week cut
Social Justice

Families on universal credit going hungry even before £20-per-week cut

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Boris Johnson talked about ‘levelling up’ two years ago. Here’s how that’s going
Social Justice

Boris Johnson talked about ‘levelling up’ two years ago. Here’s how that’s going

Falklands War letter lands ex-Big Issue seller meeting with Argentinian ambassador
News

Falklands War letter lands ex-Big Issue seller meeting with Argentinian ambassador

Plans to ‘modernise’ working life will allow employees to request flexibility from day one
Employment

Plans to ‘modernise’ working life will allow employees to request flexibility from day one

Biden has launched his plan to end homelessness in the US – where’s the UK’s?
News

Biden has launched his plan to end homelessness in the US – where’s the UK’s?

Leaseholders are beaming a doomsday clock onto a building to count down to financial ruin
Housing

Leaseholders are beaming a doomsday clock onto a building to count down to financial ruin

Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda
Politics

Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda

Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle
Opinion

Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle

Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs
Politics

Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs

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Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows
Opinion

Where is the new tax revenue going? Maybe Dominic Cummings knows

More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament
Politics

More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament

Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’
Politics

Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’

Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday
Politics

Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday

The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK
Opinion

The Greens’ small step in Scotland could yet have a big say in the UK

Sunak plans pool, gym and tennis court at his mansion while cutting benefits
Social Justice

Sunak plans pool, gym and tennis court at his mansion while cutting benefits

Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate
Politics

Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate

Forget false arguments, just offer hope
Opinion

Forget false arguments, just offer hope

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Oliver Dowden, be on the level about investment
Opinion

Oliver Dowden, be on the level about investment

Culture wars: A minister’s new favourite tool for misdirection
Opinion

Culture wars: A minister’s new favourite tool for misdirection

Forget Dominic Cummings – focus on the real lion hearts
Opinion

Forget Dominic Cummings – focus on the real lion hearts

The UK housing market is still suffering from Victorian ideas
Opinion

The UK housing market is still suffering from Victorian ideas

Queen’s speech: New laws pledged for the year ahead – and what was left out
Politics

Queen’s speech: New laws pledged for the year ahead – and what was left out

Voter ID: What does the new plan mean for voters?
Politics

Voter ID: What does the new plan mean for voters?

Voter ID is a ‘real threat’ to marginalised groups
Politics

Voter ID is a ‘real threat’ to marginalised groups

The Downing Street decor has always been about modesty — until now
Opinion

The Downing Street decor has always been about modesty — until now

Won an Oscar? Come on in. Want an Oscar? Tough luck kids
Opinion

Won an Oscar? Come on in. Want an Oscar? Tough luck kids

Labour are in bigger trouble than you realise
Opinion

Labour are in bigger trouble than you realise

Count Binface: ‘My joke mayor bid has power main parties could only wish for’
Opinion

Count Binface: ‘My joke mayor bid has power main parties could only wish for’

‘ExcludedUK couldn’t text the PM’: Johnson under fire over Dyson messages
Politics

‘ExcludedUK couldn’t text the PM’: Johnson under fire over Dyson messages