Devolution

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Rishi Sunak has never paid a penalty to HMRC, No 10 says, amid growing pressure over Nadhim Zahawi – as it happened
Downing Street releases statement after days of refusing to say whether or not PM ever paid a penalty to revenue body

Andrew Sparrow

25, Jan, 2023 @6:57 PM

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What would a genuine plan for levelling up the north of England look like? Ask a German | Andy Burnham
They have laws requiring equality between the states and a funding regime to make it happen. Imagine that kind of Britain, says Manchester mayor Andy Burnham

Andy Burnham

25, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Councils freeze levelling up projects as soaring costs exceed grants
Exclusive: Half a billion pounds lost from projects funded by government schemes due to inflation and rising costs

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

24, Jan, 2023 @6:44 PM

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Trans rights in Scotland and a constitutional clash | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to commentary on the UK government’s decision to block Scotland’s proposed gender recognition law

24, Jan, 2023 @6:14 PM

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Minister unable to say whether Zahawi was telling truth when he first said taxes were fully paid – as it happened
Labour MP asks whether Zahawi statement in the summer was untrue, with Cabinet Office minister saying he does not know the answer

Tom Ambrose and Andrew Sparrow

23, Jan, 2023 @8:23 PM

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Levelling-up grants don’t make up for cuts to regional funding | Letters
Letters: Jim Bamford says mainstream funding needs to be rebalanced; plus letters from John Marriott, Joanna Christina and Les Bright

23, Jan, 2023 @4:16 PM

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Stoking a culture war? No, Nicola Sturgeon, this is about balancing conflicting rights | Sonia Sodha
Scottish gender reform plans jeopardise legal protections for women

Sonia Sodha

21, Jan, 2023 @7:00 PM

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Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland secretary is acting like a governor general
First minister says Alister Jack’s block on gender law marks ‘new and more dangerous phase for devolution’

Libby Brooks Scotland corespondent

20, Jan, 2023 @9:46 AM

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‘Slap in the face’: Tory seats gain more from £4bn levelling up fund, finds analysis
Exclusive: council leaders accuse Rishi Sunak of offering ‘pre-election bribes’ as many deprived areas miss out

Michael Goodier, Pamela Duncan, Josh Halliday and Jessica Elgot

19, Jan, 2023 @7:23 PM

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The Guardian view on Scotland’s gender reform bill: understand more, condemn less | Editorial
Editorial: Scottish legislation redeems the promises made by a previous Tory prime minister, yet both sides are now in a constitutional showdown

Editorial

18, Jan, 2023 @6:30 PM

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Scottish government to challenge Westminster decision to block gender recognition bill in court – as it happened
Nicola Sturgeon says her government will be ‘vigorously defending’ democracy as well as the bill passed in Scotland

Tom Ambrose and Andrew Sparrow

17, Jan, 2023 @8:01 PM

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Court battle looms as UK ministers block Scottish gender recognition law
Nicola Sturgeon says her government will ‘vigorously defend’ legislation by seeking judicial review of decision

Peter Walker and Libby Brooks

17, Jan, 2023 @4:23 PM

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