Iain Dale

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Boris Johnson speaks during a hustings event at Manchester Central. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

From the moment Boris Johnson marched onstage, hair mussed up and head pushing forward, it was clear he had the audience at Manchester Central convent(...)

Conservative Party leadership candidate Boris Johnson at a campaign event in Wombourne on Friday. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/EPA

Boris Johnson has insisted he is not trying to avoid scrutiny as he campaigns to become British prime minister, saying he is able to unite the Conserv(...)

Conservative leadership candidate, Boris Johnson. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Boris Johnson repeatedly refused to answer questions about police being called to his flat as he took part in the first hustings of the run-off to be (...)

British prime minister Theresa May has expressed support for marriage equality in Northern Ireland. File photograph: Will Oliver/Pool via Bloomberg

Theresa May has expressed support for marriage equality in Northern Ireland and said she understands why LGBT+ people might be worried by the Conserva(...)

 Theresa May in the House of Commons in London on Wednesday. She said all her ministers were safe in their posts for the moment but warned she would sack those who leaked persistently

Theresa May has warned her cabinet after a week of leaks, infighting and briefing against one another that no minister is unsackable. Speaking a day b(...)

Veteran broadcaster Sir Jimmy Young, who spent almost three decades at BBC Radio 2, died “peacefully at home” with his wife Alicia by his side this afternoon. File photograph: Johnny Green/PA Wire

Veteran broadcaster Sir Jimmy Young has died at the age of 95. The long-serving DJ, who spent almost three decades at BBC Radio 2, died “peacefully a(...)

Britain’s justice secretary Michael Gove has apologised for comparing economic experts warning about Brexit with the Nazis who smeared Albert Einstein in the 1930s. File photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Michael Gove has apologised for comparing economic experts warning about Brexit with the Nazis who smeared Albert Einstein in the 1930s. It came afte(...)