Michael Ashcroft

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No, Carrie Johnson is not a modern Lady Macbeth. She’s an enormous red herring | Zoe Williams
The prime minister’s wife gets a rough ride in Michael Ashcroft’s new biography. But many of her defenders couldn’t care less about fairness or decency

Zoe Williams

14, Feb, 2022 @5:25 PM

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Great Ormond Street children’s hospital guards to strike in dispute over sick pay
Staff working for an outsourcing firm owned by Tory donor Michael Ashcroft are planning a walkout over a denial of their employment rights

Tom Wall

25, Dec, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Red Knight by Michael Ashcroft – an unauthorised biography of Keir Starmer
A two-dimensional portrait of the Labour leader says more about its billionaire author than his subject

Zoe Williams

19, Aug, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Belize gripped by arrest of Ashcroft son’s partner over officer’s death
Discontent simmers over police handling of investigation as Canadian Jasmine Hartin awaits bail hearing

Luke Harding

04, Jun, 2021 @9:54 AM

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Partner of Lord Ashcroft’s son questioned over killing of Belize police officer
Jasmin Hartin was arrested near to location of body with ‘what appeared to be blood on her arms’

Matthew Weaver

30, May, 2021 @2:55 PM

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The foreign royals and billionaire tax exiles collecting UK's furlough millions
Read the list of super-rich claimants, from Saudi princes to Dubai monarchs, tax exiles to the UK’s richest

Rob Davies and Joseph Smith

19, Mar, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Lord Ashcroft is leading donor for Tory London mayoral candidate
Former party treasurer provides almost 40% of funding for Shaun Bailey’s faltering campaign

Dan Sabbagh

10, Feb, 2021 @12:12 PM

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Firm linked to Tory donor Lord Ashcroft wins £350m Covid contract
Contract for Medacs Healthcare, which is an existing supplier to NHS, is one of largest awarded during pandemic

David Conn

21, Jan, 2021 @12:47 PM

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Lord Ashcroft: two Australian businesses owned by Tory and Liberal donor collapsed within a year
Anne Street Partners and QNV Constructions put into administration with debts totalling almost $150m

Ben Butler

28, Aug, 2019 @3:07 AM

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MacKenzie Bezos pledges at least half her wealth to charity
Jeff Bezos’ former wife, known as world’s 22nd richest person with $36.6bn fortune, signs up to the Giving Pledge

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

28, May, 2019 @4:27 PM

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Welcome to Malta, playground for the frivolous grandees of the right | Nick Cohen
The poverty caused by leaving the EU is for the little people – who can’t migrate

Nick Cohen

30, Jun, 2018 @5:00 PM

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Lord Ashcroft praises Malta as base for UK business during Brexit
Billionaire Tory donor and Leave supporter only briefly mentions political corruption

Dan Sabbagh

29, Jun, 2018 @5:00 AM

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