Dods at Party Conference 2020

Labour | Conservatives | SNP

By Kate Forrester
26 August 2020
A "tsunami" of working mums could be forced out of the labour market if ministers fail to prioritise parents in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, an MP who recently returned from maternity leave has warned.
By Eleanor Langford
26 August 2020
Conservative MPs are urging the Education Secretary to “get a grip” as he faces a backlash over the Government u-turn on wearing masks in schools.
26 August 2020
A Labour MP has launched a furious attack on “fat old racists” in the wake of a row over the BBC’s decision to play an orchestral version of Rule Britannia at this year’s Last Night of the Proms.
26 August 2020
Boris Johnson’s vow to “level up” Britain is at risk because progress on closing the country’s educational attainment gap has stalled, a new report has warned.
26 August 2020
Boris Johnson is drafting in former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott to help lead a post-Brexit drive to boost Britain’s trade ties around the world, it has been reported.
26 August 2020
The Government has dropped its advice against the use of face coverings in England’s schools just days before they are due to reopen.
By John Johnston
25 August 2020
Labour have demanded that Gavin Williamson be "held responsible” for the exams grading row following the resignation of Ofqual chief Sally Collier.
By Kate Forrester
25 August 2020
Ofqual chief Sally Collier has quit in the wake of the A-level results fiasco which saw ministers forced into a U-turn on grades.
By John Johnston
25 August 2020
Boris Johnson has suggested he could U-turn on his opposition to the use of face masks but insisted schools remain "safe" to reopen from next week.
25 August 2020
Boris Johnson has waded into a row over the BBC's decision to play an orchestral version of Rule Britannia at this year’s Last Night of the Proms.