Peston reminds people that if the Tories don’t secure a Brexit deal, multinational businesses will start moving abroad

“People in this country forget this,” he told LBC listener Richard. “We are a very open economy, governments for 30 years went around the world saying to international business ‘set up in Britain for access to the single market’. “The … Continue reading Peston reminds people that if the Tories don’t secure a Brexit deal, multinational businesses will start moving abroad

Coogan says the government has been “slowly killing state education with death by a thousand cuts”

Steve Coogan has accused the government of going through the backdoor to kill state education with “death by a thousand cuts”. He insists state education is “not a privilege – it’s a right.” He says he is not prepared to … Continue reading Coogan says the government has been “slowly killing state education with death by a thousand cuts”

LBC radio presenter James O’Brien asks Tory MP Theresa Villiers same question over and over for six minutes

James O’Brien was forced to ask the same question to Theresa Villiers over and over for six minutes, as she would not answer the question he was asking. He wanted to know how the government could ensure impartiality – a … Continue reading LBC radio presenter James O’Brien asks Tory MP Theresa Villiers same question over and over for six minutes

Jon Snow can’t remember whether he shouted “fuck the Tories” at Glastonbury

Jon Snow attended Glastonbury and posed for selfies with fans which showed the normally collected news anchor letting loose. A fan posted on twitter that Snow chanted “fuck the Tories” and joking “I’m supposed to be neutral.” After the event, … Continue reading Jon Snow can’t remember whether he shouted “fuck the Tories” at Glastonbury

Robert Peston mocks Andrea Leadsom’s “patriotism” comments by decorating studio in British flags

The Peston on Sunday studio has been decorated with union jack flags and tableware in response to Andrea Leadsom’s call for broadcasters to be “more patriotic”. Peston’s post has received hundreds of likes, retweets and comments. One person wrote: “Can … Continue reading Robert Peston mocks Andrea Leadsom’s “patriotism” comments by decorating studio in British flags

Priti Patel has rejected calls for other political parties’ involvement in Brexit

The international development secretary has said the role of the other political parties is to support the UK government with its Brexit plans, and rebuffed the Archbishop of Canterbury’s call for a cross-party commission. The archbishop said: “The future of … Continue reading Priti Patel has rejected calls for other political parties’ involvement in Brexit