Conservative Party


article 06 May 2016 UK, Scotland
Elections: mixed results for Labour, SNP wins third term

Labour suffers fewer losses than predicted in English council elections, but is pushed into third place in its former Scottish heartland as the SNP wins a third term in government.

article 28 April 2016
Election expenses: Watchdog requests investigation extension

The elections watchdog has asked for more time to pursue possible criminal prosecutions regarding Tory election spending, as a summit is called to consider the evidence revealed by Channel 4 News.

post 22 April 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Farage says Project Fear is working

This Presidential visit ends a two-week barrage of Remain artillery which has left the Leave campaign winded and divided.

article 21 April 2016
New evidence Tories bankrolled local activists in marginals

Channel 4 News reveals new evidence which contradicts claims by the Conservative Party that BattleBus was a "national campaign", with evidence from key Labour marginals.

post 19 April 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Vote Leave's 'squeamishness about pressing the immigration button'

In Michael Gove, the Leave team have a joint convenor and leading voice who has never been comfortable with the Theresa May line on immigration.

article 13 April 2016 UK
Vote Leave designated as EU referendum out campaign

The Electoral Commission designates Vote Leave as the leading Brexit campaign group in the run-up to June's referendum on EU membership, but it may face a legal challenge.

post 07 April 2016
Read more from Helia Ebrahimi on her blog EY to advise on Tata sell-off as bidders eye potential break-up

Business Secretary Sajid Javid remains locked in talks with Tata's Port Talbot executives and unions as more potential buyers line up.

article 24 February 2016 UK
Michael Gove (Reuters)
Cameron's EU deal challenged by Gove

The renegotiation deal David Cameron struck with other EU leaders is not legally binding, according to his cabinet colleague and friend Michael Gove.

article 23 February 2016 UK
EU exit would damage economy, say top bosses

Heads of more than a third of the country's biggest businesses are supporting Britain's continued membership of the EU ahead of the June referendum.