Nick Thomas-Symonds

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Amid prison break and collapsing schools, Tory backbenchers pray for the torture to end | John Crace
Politics is far too broken these days for honesty and accountability to show up

John Crace

07, Sep, 2023 @5:13 PM

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Labour’s shared values with Democrats will aid UK-US trade deals, says shadow minister
If both parties win election next year, their ideological closeness would make them strong allies, says Nick Thomas-Symonds

Kiran Stacey Political correspondent

07, Aug, 2023 @3:49 PM

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Bidenomics lessons: Labour looks to Democrats as it prepares for power
Flagship US programme offers blueprint for Rachel Reeves, in echo of policy cooperation in era of Clinton and Blair

Kiran Stacey Political Correspondent

07, Aug, 2023 @1:00 PM

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Labour now has a top team ready for government, says Yvette Cooper
New shadow home secretary backs Starmer’s ‘steady’ leadership and says party is ready to take fight to Tories

Heather Stewart Political editor

03, Dec, 2021 @3:39 PM

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Labour reshuffle: who’s up and who’s down in Keir Starmer’s shake-up
Key role goes to Yvette Cooper in leader’s radical overhaul of his shadow cabinet

Heather Stewart

29, Nov, 2021 @9:53 PM

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Priti Patel accused of ‘comprehensively failing’ to curb small boat crossings
Labour says home secretary’s ‘incompetence on this issue is dangerous’ after record number of arrivals

Rajeev Syal

21, Nov, 2021 @8:15 PM

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Britons stranded in Afghanistan call for urgent evacuation help
Group record message for UK officials as visa rules for dependants add to practical difficulties

Amelia Gentleman

07, Oct, 2021 @3:26 PM

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Labour conference roundup: Tories accused of ‘defunding the police’
A bakers’ union cuts its ties – and a baby appears at the lectern

Peter Walker Political correspondent

28, Sep, 2021 @6:12 PM

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Labour conference: Keir Starmer says winning a general election more important to him than party unity – as it happened
Labour leader says: ‘I didn’t come into politics to vote over and over again in parliament and lose and then tweet about it’

Andrew Sparrow

28, Sep, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Tories have ‘defunded the police’, says shadow home secretary
Nick Thomas-Symonds tells Labour conference he will not take money away from police forces

Rajeev Syal

28, Sep, 2021 @5:04 PM

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Labour evokes Blair’s ‘tough on crime’ slogan in bid to take on Tories
Party to unveil raft of policies and accuse Priti Patel of being ‘soft on crime, soft on the causes of crime’

Rajeev Syal Home affairs editor

27, Sep, 2021 @9:30 PM

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Labour reshuffle and policy review expected after May election losses
Keir Starmer under pressure to reassert leadership after Hartlepool byelection defeat and Tory council gains

Heather Stewart

08, May, 2021 @7:00 AM

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