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Geoffrey Cox wows Tories with warm-up act for PM

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLet our puissant nation seize Brexit prize - Geoffrey Cox Attorney General Geoffrey Cox briefly stole the political limelight on Wednesday during his rousing warm-up act for the prime minister.Mr Cox, hitherto little known outside Conservative and legal circles, drew a new fan club on social media as his performance trended on Twitter.The MP for Torridge and West Devon, who is
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Plymouth University Tory group suspended over T-shirts

[ad_1] Image caption The Conservative Party has said members identified will be suspended A university Conservative society has been suspended after a photo appearing to show members sporting racist and anti-Semitic messages emerged.The picture, taken at a nightclub in Plymouth, shows a group wearing blue T-shirts daubed with black marker pen.Some in the picture appear to have a Star of David drawn on their necks, while one appears to have
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Conservative conference: May on future Brexit deal votes

[ad_1] A second referendum is the latest plan is stop Brexit, Theresa May said, as she warned those behind it that "we had the people’s vote - the people voted to leave". In her closing party conference speech, the prime minister said both sides of the argument "need to come together now" as the UK entered the "toughest phase" of the talks on a future trade deal.Theresa May: PM's conference
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Conservative conference: May performs to Abba music

[ad_1] With a nod to stage malfunctions and the cough which dogged her 2017 Conservative conference speech, Theresa May danced her way onto the 2018 stage.To the music of Abba's Dancing Queen, the prime minster danced in Birmingham and then joked about some of the problems in her Manchester speech 12 months ago.Theresa May: PM's conference speech in text, video and images [ad_2] Source link
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Plaid Cymru’s Adam Price says Brexit must be stopped

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAdam Price: "We're on the Titanic. We're heading to an iceberg" UK ministers' Brexit plans must be stopped and Plaid Cymru will campaign "hard" to keep the UK in the EU, the party's new leader has said.Adam Price said Plaid was calling "clearly and unequivocally" for a referendum on the final Brexit terms."There's an emergency cord on this train and we
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The Tories ‘must deliver’ for people – May

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Theresa May will close the Conservative conference by declaring Britain's post-Brexit future is "full of promise" and insisting her party remains "on the side" of hard-pressed families. The PM will tell the Tory faithful the country's "best days lie ahead of us".She will also announce that fuel duty will be frozen for the ninth year in a row in the Budget later this month.Her speech comes