Tory conference: Boris and Theresa
Boris Johnson's buffoonery finally met its match at the Conservative party conference this year. It turns out waving a brick around and cracking jokes is no match for a hardline approach against extremism.
Severe new legal sanctions could include Communists, anti-abortion groups and Christian preachers
Justice and the law
No wonder Chris Grayling wants to tear up the Human Rights Act. The law just gets in his way.
Osborne conference speech
George Osborne ratchets up severity of his austerity programme, with a promise to introduce £25 billion of new cuts in the next parliament
The applause was as hard-edged as George Osborne's smile. Even after all these years, he still hasn't learned how to look convincingly happy. And the Conservatives like him all the more for it.
Osborne must now be considered the most divisive chancellor in modern British political history