Oliver Dowden

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Sociopathy and stupidity worn like badges of honour in cabinet of all the talents | John Crace
PM and assorted underlings continue to astonish on another day in the life of a necrotic government

John Crace

12, May, 2022 @5:37 PM

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Sensible MPs avoid the airwaves after elections. Fortunately, Dumb and Dumber were available
Robert Jenrick insisted things were tickety-boo for Tories outside London, as Oliver Dowden talked up Brexit opportunities

John Crace

06, May, 2022 @4:07 PM

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Boris Johnson ‘desperate’ to visit Ukraine, says Tory party chair
Oliver Dowden says PM has a ‘real emotional connection’ with the Ukrainian people but No 10 sources say a trip is unlikely

Rowena Mason and agency

21, Mar, 2022 @9:37 PM

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P&O resumes Liverpool-Dublin service as government reviews contracts
Tory party co-chair voices ‘revulsion’ at ferry company’s actions after 800 staff replaced with agency workers

Jessica Murray

19, Mar, 2022 @11:02 PM

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Jacob Rees-Mogg says Ukraine war shows Partygate scandal was just ‘fluff’ – as it happened
Brexit minister says people will find Partygate scandal ‘fundamentally trivial’ in the context of war in Ukraine

Andrew Sparrow

18, Mar, 2022 @5:31 PM

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We must wake up to the danger of rightwing woke wars | Letters
Letters: Ric Carey, Richard Barnes, Prof Andrew Moran and Rosemary Gill respond to attempts by the Tory party to weaponise the term ‘woke’

Letters

21, Feb, 2022 @6:11 PM

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You can’t erase history. But if you lived on Prince Andrew Way, you might have a go | Marina Hyde
Thanks to the Duke of York and Oliver Dowden’s preposterous war on woke, the culture wars are now being fought in a street near you, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde

Marina Hyde

18, Feb, 2022 @12:54 PM

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The British public won't swallow the Tories' half-baked 'war on woke' | Jon Allsop
We can see through Oliver Dowden’s US-style bluster as a mere distraction from the country’s real problems, says journalist Jon Allsop

Jon Allsop

17, Feb, 2022 @3:30 PM

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Tory party chairman says ‘painful woke psychodrama’ weakening the west
Oliver Dowden gives speech to rightwing US thinktank decrying ‘cancel culture’

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

14, Feb, 2022 @8:36 PM

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‘Encouraging signs’ plan B Covid measures may soon be lifted in England
Minister hints that some or all restrictions may be removed after review on 26 January

Andrew Gregory Health editor

16, Jan, 2022 @5:26 PM

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Boris Johnson will address No 10 ‘party culture’, says Tory chief
Conservative chair Oliver Dowden says PM feels ‘sincere regret’ and is committed to ‘upping our game’

Andrew Sparrow Political correspondent

16, Jan, 2022 @11:36 AM

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Leaked email about drinks event at No 10 explodes Johnson’s defences
Analysis: cheery invitation to Downing Street garden at odds with coronavirus mixing rules at the time

Jessica Elgot Chief political correspondent

10, Jan, 2022 @8:06 PM

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