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Stop the infighting and give Keir Starmer a chance | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to all the negative commentary about the Labour leader and the party conference, and call for those on the left to unite against the Tories

Letters

03, Oct, 2021 @2:31 PM

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Labour MP Tulip Siddiq ‘defiant’ after her car vandalised
MP for Hampstead and Kilburn says she will not be intimidated by targeted attack

Jessica Murray

03, Oct, 2021 @12:11 PM

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MPs and civil servants called to account for misleading use of statistics
Official statistics watchdog has responded to a rise in complaints from politicians and the public about misuse of figures

James Tapper

03, Oct, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Labour conference fails to give party a bounce in opinion polls
Latest Opinium poll has Tories still leading, despite being blamed for fuel crisis by most of party’s own voters

Michael Savage

03, Oct, 2021 @5:30 AM

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You can’t level up by raising taxes on the poor, Tories tell PM
Top MPs warn No 10 over plans for equality as Conservative conference gets under way in Manchester

Toby Helm, Michael Savage, Phillip Inman and Harriet Sherwood

02, Oct, 2021 @9:30 PM

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Mixed messages for political leaders from election bellwether town of Swindon
Voters in the town’s two key constituencies seem unimpressed by either party as conference season continues

Tom Wall

02, Oct, 2021 @1:20 PM

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Queen calls on Scottish parliament to tackle climate change
Monarch urges MSPs to build ‘fairer and greener future’ as she opens parliament ahead of Cop26

Harriet Grant

02, Oct, 2021 @12:23 PM

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It’s all in the delivery as Boris Johnson faces worried Tories at conference
Analysis: The prime minister needs to shake a sense of national paralysis and reassure his party before a daunting winter

Jessica Elgot, Heather Stewart and Rowena Mason

02, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Tories order biggest shake-up of NHS leadership in England for 40 years
Calls by Sajid Javid for far-reaching review described as ‘slap in the face’ by health service bosses

Rowena Mason and Denis Campbell

01, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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DfE considering return of Sats at 14 and axing teaching hours limits
Exclusive: ministers also looking at giving Ofsted more powers and accelerating academisation

Sally Weale and Richard Adams

01, Oct, 2021 @4:06 PM

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Scotland Yard vetting ‘not fit for purpose’, says former police chief – as it happened
Lord Stevens accuses Met of ‘extraordinary blunders’ and questions vetting process over which Cressida Dick presides

Kevin Rawlinson

01, Oct, 2021 @4:06 PM

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Winchester’s goodwill for the Tories runs short amid anger over fuel crisis
Voters in once true-blue Hampshire seat question handling of Brexit, petrol crisis and shortages

Rupert Neate

01, Oct, 2021 @1:05 PM

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