Iain Duncan

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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage during his walkabout while on the European Election campaign trail in Durham on Saturday. Photograph:  Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Two new opinion polls show support for Nigel Farage’s newly formed Brexit party has soared prompting panic in the Tories and Labour. The Opinium poll(...)

Prime Minister Theresa May making her statement on Brexit to the House of Commons. Photograph:  PA

MPs at Westminster have voted to take control of Brexit away from Theresa May’s government by staging a series of votes on Wednesday on alternatives i(...)

Britain’s prime minister Theresa May leaving church near High Wycombe, England, on March 24th. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters

Theresa May’s cabinet will seek to agree a new strategy for Brexit on Monday amid mounting pressure on the prime minister to set out a timetable for h(...)

With just two weeks to win over MPs before the “meaningful vote” on December 11th, British  prime minister Theresa May’s strongest argument is that her deal is the only one that guarantees a certain outcome. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

For the third time in less than two weeks, Theresa May stood at the dispatch box to make a statement about her Brexit deal and for the third time she (...)

It is hard to understand how senior politicians such as Boris Johnson (above), Michael Gove and Iain Duncan Smith  can seek now to justify this mendacity and recklessness in the face of the turmoil that has followed. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A couple of days ago, European Commission president Jean- Claude Juncker commented that the marriage of the United Kingdom with the European Union had(...)

Ukip leader Nigel Farage launchs a Leave poster campaign on Thursday before the death of MP Jo Cox.  Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Campaigning in the British EU referendum was suspended yesterday afternoon after a violent attack led to the death of Labour MP Jo Cox. The shockin(...)

British chancellor George Osborne at the annual “Dinner to the Bankers and Merchants” at the Mansion House in London on Thursday. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

The light-hearted fun that dominated Wednesday’s campaign following the “battle of the Thames” between Nigel Farage and Bob Geldof swiftly turned to h(...)

 Mayor of London Boris Johnson: spoke at    pro-Brexit campaign  event on Friday. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA

United States president Barack Obama urged British prime minister David Cameron not to hold a referendum on European Union membership, a leading forme(...)

Charles Kennedy: he achieved his party’s best result in 80 years but was forced out when his drinking came to light. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Charles Kennedy, who has died aged 55, was a hugely popular politician and once leader of Britain’s Liberal Democrat party, who was brought low and fo(...)