The grime MC criticized PM Theresa May’s handling of the Grenfell Tower fire.
This year’s darkest downers were brought to us by the forces of populist reaction, who closed borders, marched down streets like amateur stormtroopers, lied, threatened, trolled and generally behaved like the little insecure and pathetic horrors that they are. They also made us fear for the future of everything and our place in it. We […]
Prime Minister Theresa May and senior Cabinet ministers will set out "Britain's road map to Brexit" in a series of keynote speeches over the coming weeks, Downing Street said Sunday. The addresses will culminate in a speech by May outlining...Show More Summary
Savile Rowe tailors Henry Poole & Co were tasked with dressing Gary Oldman for his role as Winston Churchill in Oscar-nominated film "Darkest Hour." The tailors dressed the real Churchill throughout his life. They describe him as a "character,"...Show More Summary
Downing Street rules out continued membership of an form of the customs union after Brexit. The statement comes after senior cabinet members clashed over the issue. May's Cabinet are set for crunch talks on Brexit this week. A senior...Show More Summary
A chorus of women and girls of all generations shouted the words "Time's Up" outside Downing Street, the epicentre of UK government. Through the rain, sleet and, snow, thousands gathered next to the UK's corridors of power to mark the...Show More Summary
PM’s spokesman declines to offer support for foreign secretary’s idea of 22-mile link to France Downing Street has failed to match Boris Johnson’s enthusiasm for a 22-mile bridge across the Channel, saying there are no plans for such a project. Show More Summary
Writing in the Guardian, “former Downing Street Brexit spokesperson”, Matthew O’Toole [no relation – Ed] has some intelligent, and interesting, things to say about “the psychology of imagined identity” here, and the task facing the new Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Karen Bradley, as well as the UK Prime Minister in the next phase of more...
Looks like was trying to handle that bih, huh? Over 17-people have been reported missing or killed in the deadly southern California mudslides that rained down this week.
Donald Trump has shelved plans to open the new US embassy in London next month, according to reports. The White House has yet to respond to The Independent's request for comment. Downing Street declined to comment on the particular case but reports suggested No 10 was aware the "working visit" had been postponed.
UK prime minister Theresa May will switch up her Cabinet on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed. According to multiple reports, it's likely that big names will keep their jobs. Foreign secretary Boris Johnson is expected to keep his...Show More Summary
Train fares rise by an average of 3.4% across the UK. But the Transport secretary and his junior ministers were unavailable to defend the rises. Downing Street confirms that Grayling has embarked on a previously unannounced trip to the...Show More Summary
It's no secret that some communities hate traffic-savvy navigation apps like Waze with a bitter passion. A congested highway can send legions of commuters down streets that clearly weren't meant for more than more than a handful of cars at any given time. Show More Summary
Ukraine's SBU security service arrested an alleged Russian asset this week. He has been named in Ukrainian and UK media as Stanislav Yezhov. Yezhov was recorded visiting 10 Downing Street this summer. Video footage shows an alleged Russian...Show More Summary
Another bump in Theresa May's road. Her first secretary of state, a man who the BBC reports is essentially her deputy and who the Guardian notes was brought "into Downing Street after her majority was wiped out in June's general election to help shore up her authority," is out after...
Ukrainian secret service agents arrested a high-ranking government employee on Wednesday. They claim he is a Russian agent, who was using surveillance equipment to spy on government activity. The Kyiv Post identified him as interpreter...Show More Summary
For as long as anyone can remember, there has existed a 'special relationship' between the U.S. and the UK. But have we been blind to the blossoming transatlantic union that bypasses Downing Street and the White House? As footage...Show More Summary
He was the man who brought us the Brexit referendum – but since his hurried departure from Downing Street in the wake of the result, David Cameron has kept a low profile. Eighteen months on, the former Prime Minister has re-emerged. He will now take control of a £750 million fund to improve ports, roads…
Two of Prime Minister Theresa May’s special advisers met with a libertarian US think tank founded by climate science denial funder Charles Koch last winter, but Number 10 Downing Street will not say why. The failure to disclose the details...Show More Summary