Boris Johnson is leading the Tory leadership race, having secured the backing of 114 MPs in the first round of voting last week and knocking out prospective leader Andrea Leadsom. The former London mayor has been winning over Brexiteer MPs by outlining a fresh approach to Brexit, Ms...
The former Foreign Secretary is the favourite to be the next Tory leader, after the resignation of Theresa May earlier this month. After securing 114 MPs’ votes in the first ballot, he is expected to make it through the subsequent rounds to the final two, which will be...
Express.co.uk is asking you who you want to take on Mr Johnson in the battle for Number 10. The former Foreign Secretary is still seen as favourite to win the Tory leadership race and succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister. The six remaining Tory MPs – Rory Stewart,...
Tory MP John Whittingdale, the former Culture Secretary has lashed out against Mr Lineker and BBC’s Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis for failing to remain political neutral over their Brexit views. Mr Whittingdale, who oversaw the BBC in his former ministerial role, told The House Magazine: “I have much more...
Prince Harry “doesn’t have a choice” in being a hands-on parent, whereas his brother William has to "sacrifice” time with his children, claimed a royal commentator. Justin Sylvester pointed out Prince William has to ‘put the Commonwealth first”, in contrast to Prince Harry, who is eighth in line...
Alyn Smith of the SNP accused the Brexit Party of being a “a shell company” that was a “money laundering front” during an interview on Sky News before last month’s European elections. Lawyers acting for Mr Tice demanded compensation over the claim and called for an apology to...
A thunderstorm warning is in place for part of the UK, starting at 6pm this evening and ending at 9pm on Wednesday evening. The Met Office warns thunderstorms could develop and bring torrential rain, hail and lightning to some areas. There is the potential for travel to be...
Conservative MPs are preparing to hold their second leadership ballot today, with only candidates who get at least 33 votes and do not come last allowed to stay in the race. It follows last week’s first round, which saw Boris Johnson securing the most votes and emerging as...
The robotic submersible was given the name originally chosen for a polar research ship by irreverent contestants in a public competition. Red-faced officials decided to ignore the popular vote and instead named the vessel the RRS Sir David Attenborough in honour of the veteran broadcaster. But a protest...
Britain is braced for a deluge as “severe” thunderstorms will hit the nation on Tuesday evening and overnight. The Met Office has issued a yellow thunderstorm warning for parts of England, lasting from 6pm on Tuesday until 9pm on Wednesday. The Met Office warning states: “Thunderstorms may develop...