Archive: Party Politics

John Prescott remains under pressure

Minister defends Prescott against resignation calls

Defence secretary Des Browne has insisted John Prescott plays a "very important role in government".

  • John Prescott

    Prescott under pressure

    Deputy prime minister John Prescott faced renewed attacks from fellow MPs and the press this weekend after The Daily Mail published a picture of him playing croquet on Thursday afternoon.

  • Ming Campbell says fighting crime will be a priority of his leadership

    Lib Dems get tough on crime

    Menzies Campbell today rejected claims the Liberal Democrats were soft on crime and said tackling this issue was his top priority.

  • Donations to the Tories have soared since David Cameron became leader

    Tory donations reach £9m

    Nearly £9 million was donated to the Conservative party in the first three months of this year - the highest quarterly total since before the 2001 general election.

  • Security plans for Labour's annual conference were left in a hotel, it has been revealed

    Labour security plans 'left in hotel'

    Details of the security arrangements for Labour's annual party conference in Manchester this autumn were left in a hotel in the city.

First | Previous | Showing 3301 to 3325 of 3357 | Next | Last
Politics @ Lunch

Friday lunchtime. Your Inbox. It's a date.

Newsletter update