UK politics

David Cameron


post 23 May 2016
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck Q&A: are we really heading for a DIY recession?

The Treasury have published another doomy report on the economic effects of Brexit. A sobering read, or a dose of propaganda?

post 17 May 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Boris - man of the people (though not the greengrocers)

Boris Johnson, the narrative goes, is for the little guy, the fellow on PAYE, the little people who pay their taxes.

post 11 May 2016
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: how corrupt are Nigeria and Afghanistan?

Are Nigeria and Afghanistan really "fantastically corrupt"? Are Britain's hands clean when it comes to fighting corruption?

article 11 May 2016 UK, Afghanistan
Queen brands Chinese officials 'very rude'

The Queen is filmed describing Chinese officials as "very rude" after David Cameron is caught on camera describing Nigeria and Afghanistan as "fantastically corrupt".

post 09 May 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog David Cameron will have to form a coalition - with his own party

Abuse, personal attacks and mockery - the Leave and Remain wings of the Tory party aren't pulling any punches, but will David Cameron be able to reunite his party after the referendum?

post 09 May 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog David Cameron: I mentioned the war - I think I got away with it

"Can we be so sure that peace is assured?" David Cameron asked today in his latest speech for Remain. You might be wondering why he hadn't mentioned that before.

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 08 April 2016
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck Q&A: is David Cameron a tax hypocrite?

David Cameron is under fire for holding offshore investments before he became Prime Minister. Was he trying to avoid tax?

post 07 April 2016
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Present, future and now past - Cameron seeks to head off tax queries

People close to the PM say he was fed up seeing his father's face linked to unsavoury business practices, wanted to defend his father and felt he personally had nothing to hide.