PM ‘must listen’ to other parties over Brexit says Cameron

Image copyright EPA Image caption The ex-PM campaigned to remain in the EU in last year’s referendum Theresa May will have to “listen to other parties” as she reviews her Brexit strategy in the wake of the election, David Cameron has said. The Financial Times reported the ex-PM as saying there would be pressure for […]

DUP hopeful of deal on Conservative government ‘soon’

Media captionMs Foster said she would not ‘negotiate over the airwaves’ The Democratic Unionist Party leader has said she hopes to seal a deal on supporting Theresa May’s minority government “sooner rather than later”. After meeting the prime minister in Downing Street, Arlene Foster said discussions were “going well” and she hoped for a “successful […]

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour in ‘permanent campaign mode’

Image copyright PA Labour must remain in “permanent campaign mode” and prepare for a fresh general election at any time, Jeremy Corbyn has told his MPs. The Labour leader said he would continue to campaign in marginal seats across the UK while opposing Theresa May’s government in Westminster. Urging MPs to maintain “unity and collective […]

Theresa May staying in No 10: What you need to know

It’s proving to be a busy time in UK politics. Here’s a guide. What has happened? Media captionElection 2017: Highlights of TV election night coverage UK Prime Minister Theresa May called a general election, thinking she could increase her power ahead of Brexit talks. But it turned out she didn’t do as well as hoped […]

George Osborne: Don’t change course on austerity

Image copyright Reuters Former chancellor George Osborne has urged the government not to change its economic strategy after being left without a Commons majority. Mr Osborne’s newspaper editorial said a so-called “end to austerity” would lead to a “loss of economic credibility”. Earlier Michael Gove, the new environment secretary, said ministers had to listen to […]