MP Mark Garnier admits using assistant to buy sex toys for his wife and another woman, and calling her “sugar tits”

He took her to Soho and gave her the money for two vibrators, waiting outside a shop as she bought them. He also called her “sugar tits”. The Cabinet Office is investigating to determine whether he broke the ministerial code with these … Continue reading MP Mark Garnier admits using assistant to buy sex toys for his wife and another woman, and calling her “sugar tits”

David Davis says Theresa May hasn’t read full reports on the impact of Brexit, only summaries

Theresa May was put on the spot today after David Davissuggested she had not bothered to read the “excruciating detail” of secret Whitehall studies into the impact of Brexit. In an eyebrow-raising exchange with a Labour MP, Brexit Secretary Mr Davis said … Continue reading David Davis says Theresa May hasn’t read full reports on the impact of Brexit, only summaries

38 Degrees planning to compile a damning report that will be “impossible for Jeremy Hunt to ignore” about state of the NHS

The expert research needed for this report has already kicked off. And if enough of us chip in, we can make sure they scour every area in England. When it’s finished, here’s what we can do together: Get the damning report in front … Continue reading 38 Degrees planning to compile a damning report that will be “impossible for Jeremy Hunt to ignore” about state of the NHS

Michael Gove makes insensitive “rape joke” about Weinstein

Tory MP Michael Gove was today accused of “trivialising sexual assault” after comments he made comparing a tough radio interview to going into Harvey Weinstein’s bedroom. Source: Evening Standard Gove’s highly insensitive comments come just days after comedian James Corden … Continue reading Michael Gove makes insensitive “rape joke” about Weinstein

Heaton-Harris might have breached the MP’s code of conduct by using parliamentary headed notepaper to write to universities

Jo Johnson, the universities minister, insisted that Mr Heaton-Harris had been pursuing an “academic inquiry” that may “lead to a book on these questions”. However, Tom Brake, the Liberal Democrat Brexit spokesman, said that because a book is “a private … Continue reading Heaton-Harris might have breached the MP’s code of conduct by using parliamentary headed notepaper to write to universities

Having an abortion if pregnant from rape is a “second wrong”, claims Rees-Mogg

Mr Rees-Mogg also called abortions after rape a “second wrong” in a heated exchange with BBC 5 Live presenter Emma Barnett. He said: “A great wrong has been created at the point of a rape. The question is – does … Continue reading Having an abortion if pregnant from rape is a “second wrong”, claims Rees-Mogg

Tory MP very angry his daughter received a pro-EU leaflet from her engineering lecturer

Angry that his daughter’s lecturer took a moment to hand her a leaflet about a protest regarding the EU, Tory MP Paul Scully took to twitter to complain that she pays £9,000 a year to learn engineering, not politics. Source: … Continue reading Tory MP very angry his daughter received a pro-EU leaflet from her engineering lecturer

Theresa May was warned the UK would be “screwed” if she triggered Article 50 too early – but did it anyway

May triggered Article 50 in March, but at the first round of negotiations in June the Government instantly conceded to the EU’s timetable of settling citizens’ rights, the Northern Ireland border and the divorce bill. [Sir Ivan Rogers, former EU … Continue reading Theresa May was warned the UK would be “screwed” if she triggered Article 50 too early – but did it anyway