SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Theresa May paid £56,000 for speech – and she didn’t even have to leave home

Theresa May often liked to talk about ‘strong and stable’ leadership during her premiership. Well, her political currency certainly is, even though she has long since departed Downing Street. I can disclose that the former Prime Minister was paid a staggering £56,000 for a speech she gave online last month. The event was held by … Read more SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Theresa May paid £56,000 for speech – and she didn’t even have to leave home

Mini Budget 2020: £3bn drive for ‘green’ buildings and 140k jobs

Every household can apply for a £5,000 voucher under a £3billion drive for ‘greener’ homes, hospitals and schools to support 140,000 jobs announced today. Chancellor Rishi Sunak insisted he wanted to see a ‘green recovery with concern for the environment at its heart’ as he confirmed the plans in the Commons. In his mini-Budget, Mr … Read more Mini Budget 2020: £3bn drive for ‘green’ buildings and 140k jobs

Eat Out to Help Out: How to get £10 off in pubs and restaurants

Food lovers could soon be able to grab a meal at some of the country’s best-loved restaurants for little more than £10. Diners will receive a 50 per cent discount, up to a maximum of £10 per head, on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays in the month of August, under Rishi Sunak‘s ‘Eat Out to Help … Read more Eat Out to Help Out: How to get £10 off in pubs and restaurants

Circuses deliver a letter to Downing Street saying they have ‘two weeks before the end of the road’

Quit clowning and help us, say circuses as clowns, acrobats and trapeze artists deliver a letter to Downing Street saying they have ‘two weeks before the end of the road’ More than 50 performers from some of the UK’s top circuses delivered the letter  They want the govt to include circuses in its arts rescue … Read more Circuses deliver a letter to Downing Street saying they have ‘two weeks before the end of the road’

Rishi Sunak poses with £180 ‘smart’ mug for mini-Budget photo

Rishi Sunak’s VERY expensive tastes: Chancellor poses for mini-Budget preparation photograph with £180 ‘smart’ mug which keeps your tea at the same temperature for three hours Rishi Sunak posed for pictures in Treasury this afternoon ahead of mini-Budget Traditional photos had a modern twist as Chancellor showed off his ‘smart’ mug  Chancellor has a Ember … Read more Rishi Sunak poses with £180 ‘smart’ mug for mini-Budget photo

Boris Johnson shows off drastically shorter hairstyle

Boris has been to the barber! PM shows off a drastically shorter style as he reveals he headed to a pub near Chequers for an evening drink on ‘Super Saturday’ and claims people ‘overwhelmingly’ followed social distancing rules as bars reopened Boris Johnson has been modelling much smarter hairstyle after lockdown eased The PM has … Read more Boris Johnson shows off drastically shorter hairstyle

Boris Johnson meets NHS heroes as one final clap is held for health workers on NHS’ 72nd birthday

One final clap: Boris Johnson meets NHS heroes and public buildings are lit up for last round of applause for health workers on the NHS’ 72nd birthday The clap, which took place at 5pm tonight, was a continuation from the success of the weekly Clap for Carers It celebrates the 75th anniversary of NHS and … Read more Boris Johnson meets NHS heroes as one final clap is held for health workers on NHS’ 72nd birthday

Prince Charles pays tribute to ‘costly sacrifices’ made by doctors and nurses during coronavirus

Prince Charles today pays tribute to the ‘costly sacrifices’ made by doctors, nurses and paramedics during the coronavirus outbreak as he marks the 72nd anniversary of the NHS. Ahead of this evening’s 5pm ‘clap for the NHS‘ – reprising the ‘clap for carers’ that swept the UK in lockdown – buildings across the country turned blue … Read more Prince Charles pays tribute to ‘costly sacrifices’ made by doctors and nurses during coronavirus

Cricket CAN resume next weekend says Boris Johnson

Cricket CAN resume next weekend says Boris Johnson after backtracking on claim balls were a ‘natural vector of disease’ The Prime Minister backtracked on his comments after seeking medical advice Guidelines on bringing the sport back will be published in the coming days Mr Johnson had previously said cricket balls were a ‘natural vector of … Read more Cricket CAN resume next weekend says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson pleads with Britons to be ‘sensible’ when pubs reopen

‘Don’t let everyone down’: Boris Johnson pleads with Britons to be ‘sensible’ when pubs reopen on ‘Super Saturday’ with police braced for chaos and fears of coronavirus case surge Boris Johnson has appealed for the public to show restraint on ‘Super Saturday’ Lockdown easing in England from tomorrow with pubs set to open once more … Read more Boris Johnson pleads with Britons to be ‘sensible’ when pubs reopen