Eric Pickles

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Rebuke for Hammond over use of government contacts to assist bank
Former chancellor’s actions in relation to OakNorth, who he is paid to advise, ‘not acceptable’

Rajeev Syal

02, Sep, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Eric leaves the government in a pickle over lobbying | John Crace
Eric Pickles’ blunt select committee appearance will do little to ease Boris Johnson’s Greensill worries

John Crace

15, Apr, 2021 @5:59 PM

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Westminster watchdog calls for urgent reform after Greensill scandal
Eric Pickles calls for ministers to explain how Bill Crothers could work for Greensill and government at same time

Rajeev Syal

15, Apr, 2021 @11:41 AM

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The Guardian view on voting rights: don't import US-style suppression | Editorial
Editorial: Governments should promote elections, not undermine them. Tory plans for compulsory ID must be resisted

Editorial

09, Mar, 2021 @6:52 PM

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Grenfell Tower inquiry: government ministers called to give evidence
Politicians such as Theresa May could be cross-examined about their actions in run-up of fire next year

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

29, Dec, 2020 @6:07 PM

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Former Tory minister criticised for new job at firm she lobbied for
Exclusive: Nusrat Ghani joined company leading consortium that won £33m grant after backing its bid in letter to business minister

Simon Murphy Political correspondent

08, Oct, 2020 @3:24 PM

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I salute the new independent MPs – here is my advice to them | Martin Bell
As a former independent, I know the challenges involved. But the ‘gang of 11’ are also remainers’ last hope of salvation, says Martin Bell

Martin Bell

25, Feb, 2019 @8:00 AM

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The Guardian view on the Grenfell anniversary: sorry is not enough | Editorial
Editorial: Radical changes to housing, including improved safety, would be a fitting legacy

Editorial

13, Jun, 2018 @5:32 PM

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England's councils may be doing well or terribly. We don't know | David Walker
How did a government committed to massive cuts in public spending casually get rid of the one body that could have appraised their impact?

David Walker

18, Dec, 2017 @8:37 AM

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Day one of Conservative conference 2017: as it happened
Rolling coverage of the first day of the Conservative party conference in Manchester, including Theresa May’s interview on the Andrew Marr Show.

Andrew Sparrow

01, Oct, 2017 @4:41 PM

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Eric Pickles calls for Tories to be prepared for snap elections
Former party chairman’s review recommends establishment of manifesto committee and new youth wing

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

01, Oct, 2017 @1:03 PM

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Tory review calls for new youth wing to counter Corbyn's appeal
Eric Pickles review recommendations to include engaging more with young people after Labour surge cost Tories in election

Rowena Mason

15, Sep, 2017 @9:00 PM

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