Politics

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Standards watchdog calls for rapid action to limit MPs’ time on second jobs – as it happened
Former MI5 chief now leading Committee on Standards in Public Life says existing proposals mean there is no need for lengthy inquiry

Andrew Sparrow

11, Nov, 2021 @5:03 PM

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‘I’m not impressed’: Glasgow unmoved by Boris Johnson’s Cop26 return
Locals frustrated at distraction of Tory sleaze scandals when focus should be on climate talks

Jessica Murray

11, Nov, 2021 @4:17 PM

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EU to tell Frost Brexit talks will fail unless he ditches ECJ demand
Concerns grow that Boris Johnson has already decided to trigger article 16 of Northern Ireland protocol

Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Lisa O'Carroll

11, Nov, 2021 @2:53 PM

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UK deportation flight with four onboard raises questions over viability
Jamaica charter cost equivalent of £50,000 per person, as Home Office hits out at legal challenges

Diane Taylor

11, Nov, 2021 @10:57 AM

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Geoffrey Cox accrued at least £6m from second job while a parliamentarian
Former Tory attorney general also skipped 12 Commons votes on days when he was engaged in paid legal work

Rowena Mason, Dan Sabbagh, Heather Stewart, Aubrey Allegretti and Peter Walker

10, Nov, 2021 @8:54 PM

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Boris Johnson drags Tories ever deeper into sleaze bath | John Crace
PM attempts to rewrite history to suit himself, on grandest of scales

John Crace

10, Nov, 2021 @8:37 PM

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Joe Biden supports EU position on Northern Ireland, says Von der Leyen
Brussels chief says US president agrees Britain should not ditch post-Brexit protocol

Daniel Boffey in Brussels and Peter Walker

10, Nov, 2021 @8:20 PM

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£6m in 16 years: Geoffrey Cox’s outside earnings while sitting as MP
Cox says electors decide whether or not to pick a ‘senior and distinguished professional’ who maintains his second job

Dan Sabbagh and David Pegg

10, Nov, 2021 @7:52 PM

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‘He needs to be here, listening’: Devon residents on Geoffrey Cox MP
Cox holds a big majority, but in Bideford constituents are unimpressed with what they are hearing about his second job

Steven Morris

10, Nov, 2021 @6:56 PM

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Boris Johnson says MPs who break the rules ‘should be punished’ – as it happened
Prime minister says there is a good reason for allowing second jobs for MPs but they must follow the rules

Andrew Sparrow

10, Nov, 2021 @6:22 PM

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Boris Johnson: MPs should be punished for breaking the rules
PM seeks to reassure public amid Tory sleaze allegations, saying UK is ‘not remotely a corrupt country’

Heather Stewart Political editor

10, Nov, 2021 @5:58 PM

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Our sceptred isle is mired in corruption, but there’s still reason to hope | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to Nesrine Malik’s article warning about the corrosive effect of political sleaze in the UK

Letters

10, Nov, 2021 @5:37 PM

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