Nigel Evans

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‘They are buying something’: the cash, gifts and arms cementing the Qatari-UK relationship
The gas-rich state’s influence in Britain reaches to the heart of government, and has been cultivated over decades

Rob Davies and Joseph Smith

17, Nov, 2022 @6:00 AM

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What it takes for the Tories’ callous legal aid cuts to hit home | Letters
Letters: Guardian readers discuss the high social cost of austerity being imposed on the UK’s legal process


28, Dec, 2018 @4:37 PM

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‘It’s completely wrong’: falsely accused Tory MP attacks legal aid cuts
Nigel Evans backed policy in 2012, then spent life savings defending himself in court

Amelia Hill and Owen Bowcott

27, Dec, 2018 @5:00 PM

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Pro-Brexit Tories accuse party colleagues of deliberate leak
Iain Duncan Smith and Nigel Evans among the MPs making claims as Tory infighting grows

Matthew Weaver

30, Jan, 2018 @11:35 AM

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​Scotland Yard spent nearly £5m on three child abuse inquiries in 2015
Freedom of information disclosure of cost of investigations prompts MP Nigel Evans, who was cleared of sex offences, to call for review of police operations

Josh Halliday

27, Dec, 2015 @2:00 PM

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Alison Saunders, director of public prosecutions: 'I think women have had, as witnesses and victims, a raw deal'
Susanna Rustin: Britain's new director of public prosecutions has had a tricky six months, and has huge challenges ahead. But the conviction this week of publicist Max Clifford is a vindication of Alison Saunders' pledge to do more for vulnerable, especially female, victims

Susanna Rustin

02, May, 2014 @6:41 PM

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Nigel Evans MP has been cleared of assault but the aftermath of the case is unsettling
That MPs misgauge the public mood is a common accusation, but that they don't understand the impact of their own legislation on people is unforgiveable. Nigel Evans owes others caught up in legal aid cuts an apology

Tracy McVeigh

15, Apr, 2014 @8:17 AM

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Ben Jennings on the Tories' travails – cartoon

A new Guardian/ICM poll shows that support for the Conservatives has slipped by 3% after their post-budget bounce

Ben Jennings

14, Apr, 2014 @10:17 PM

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Tory MP defends her role in Nigel Evans sexual assault case

Sarah Wollaston claims she had to offer help to complainants, but Tory colleagues demand apology for her actions

Rowena Mason, political correspondent

14, Apr, 2014 @8:11 PM

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Nigel Evans: anonymity should be considered for those accused of sex offences - video

The former Commons deputy speaker calls for reform in sex offence cases, and says those acquitted should not be liable for costs

14, Apr, 2014 @11:45 AM

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Nigel Evans says anonymity should be considered for sex case defendants

Former deputy speaker says MPs should look at giving lifetime anonymity to people accused of sex offences

Rowena Mason, political correspondent

14, Apr, 2014 @8:50 AM

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Nigel Evans urges CPS to repay money he spent defending rape allegations

Tory former deputy speaker says he used life savings to fund his successful £130,000 defence against charges

Rowena Mason

13, Apr, 2014 @10:10 PM

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