Tag: Tories

Anna Soubry Ruth Davidson Dominic Grieve

Tory Progressive Ruth Davidson Wants Burqa Protected Like Crucifix, Pro-EU Remainers to QUIT if Boris Becomes Leader

Leading Conservative Party progressive Ruth Davidson has attacked former foreign secretary Boris Johnson’s opposition to the burqa and has equated wearing the Islamic garment with the Christian cross, while Tory arch-Remainer Dominic Grieve has threatened to quit the party should Leave campaigner Johnson become leader in what appears to be a proxy battle over Brexit.

UKIP

Labour Retains Poll Lead as UKIP Support Surges

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party have sustained a lead over the Tories in opinion polls, with UKIP also gaining voters and party members since the Prime Minister announced plans for a “soft” Brexit.

Migrants

Immigration Minister: Free Movement to End With Brexit

The Minister of State for Immigration claims that Britain will no longer be subject to European Union’s migration regime after Brexit, contradicting widespread reports of “transition deal” provisions which would see Free Movement continue for several years. Announcing a Migration

Prime Minster Theresa May

Tories Under Pressure to Ease Austerity

LONDON (AP) — Key government ministers are pressuring Conservative British Prime Minister Theresa May to ease austerity and remove a pay cap for public sector employees.

fishing

Fishermen Suspect Tory Brexit Pledge Masks Betrayal on £6.3bn Fishing Zone

The Government has committed to scrapping the Fisheries Convention of 1964, allowing Britain to take back control of its territorial waters from the EU out to twelve miles – but fishermen are concerned that failure to commit to reclaiming the country’s full, 200-mile Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) signals an impending betrayal.