Dods at Party Conference 2020

Labour | Conservatives | SNP

By Kate Forrester
1 October 2020
The EU is planning to take legal action against the UK government's controversial Internal Market Bill.
By Kate Forrester
1 October 2020
As the entire country faces a battle to contain spiking coronavirus cases, Home Secretary Priti Patel appears to be embroiled in a struggle with her own department.
By Kate Forrester
1 October 2020
Jeremy Corbyn should be made to pay a fine after he was caught breaching the government's 'rule of six' coronavirus restrictions, a Labour frontbencher has said.
By Kate Proctor
30 September 2020
Coronavirus cases in England are growing most rapidly among 20 to 40-year-olds in the North East and North West, according to new government data.
By Alain Tolhurst
30 September 2020
The government has bowed to pressure from Tory rebels and will offer MPs a vote on new national coronavirus measures before they come into place.
By Alain Tolhurst
30 September 2020
Downing Street has confirmed an Australian-style system for processing migrants offshore from the UK mainland is being looked at by the government.
By Eleanor Langford
30 September 2020
50 students are said to be self-isolating at university accommodation in west London following a “small cluster of confirmed cases of Covid-19”, it has been confirmed.
By Alain Tolhurst
30 September 2020
The government has agreed a deal with rebel Tory MPs to offer more scrutiny of coronavirus legislation after the Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle unleashed a furious tirade at the way restrictions have been introduced.
By Kate Proctor
29 September 2020
The Tories have given party conference season a fully virtual makeover by creating a computer game-style event complete with green fields, sofas and chairs, and interactive doorways.
By Alain Tolhurst
29 September 2020
The government has been accused of “making it up as they go along” by the mayor of Newcastle after Boris Johnson was forced to apologise for getting the rules wrong about the tighter coronavirus restrictions he is about to implement in the north east...