Robert Buckland

Article image
‘Kill the bill’ protests: new legislation is proportionate, says Buckland
Former justice secretary defends police and crime bill as it reaches final stages in parliament

Caroline Davies and Damien Gayle

17, Jan, 2022 @4:15 PM

Article image
Truss replaces Raab in reshuffle as Zahawi gets education role following Williamson’s exit – as it happened
Michael Gove new housing secretary, Nadhim Zahawi gets reward for vaccine role; Nadine Dorries new culture secretary; Buckland and Jenrick out

Lucy Campbell and Andrew Sparrow

15, Sep, 2021 @10:51 PM

Article image
Reshuffle reveals the shallowness of the Tory gene pool of talent | John Crace
PM prizes uselessness above all with new jobs for the likes of Truss, Gove and Dorries

John Crace

15, Sep, 2021 @9:31 PM

Article image
Liz Truss takes over as foreign secretary after Dominic Raab demoted
Education secretary Gavin Williamson also sacked in reshuffle, along with justice and communities secretaries

Heather Stewart and Jessica Elgot

15, Sep, 2021 @3:14 PM

Article image
Saved by the bell, Boris Johnson’s government flip-flops off for the summer | Polly Toynbee
As the Commons enters recess, the PM has simply kicked huge issues down the road, says the Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

Polly Toynbee

23, Jul, 2021 @10:20 AM

Article image
MP questions transfer of children from Rainsbrook secure centre to youth jails
Young people moved to facilities for which previously they would been considered too vulnerable

Jamie Grierson Home affairs correspondent

13, Jul, 2021 @4:58 PM

Article image
Ministers should not have cameras in their offices, Sajid Javid says
New health secretary confirms recording device in his office has been disabled after Hancock leak

Aubrey Allegretti and Matthew Weaver

28, Jun, 2021 @8:59 AM

Article image
Minister may intervene in Parole Board’s decision to free child killer Colin Pitchfork
Justice secretary has 21 days to request formal reconsideration of decision in case of double murderer

Jessica Murray

20, Jun, 2021 @1:41 PM

Article image
Plans to restrict judicial review weaken the rule of law, MPs warn
Cross-party letter to justice secretary says proposals undermine government accountability

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

02, Jun, 2021 @9:05 AM

Article image
Fewer than one in 60 rape cases lead to charge in England and Wales
Figures will put pressure on government to deliver overhaul of rape treatment by criminal justice system

Caelainn Barr and Alexandra Topping

23, May, 2021 @5:00 PM

Article image
UK expected to offer post-Brexit trade deal to Australia
Gradual tariff-free deal will be victory for free-trade Brexiters but is likely to alarm UK farmers

Peter Walker Political correspondent

21, May, 2021 @12:10 PM

Article image
Justice secretary defends Matt Hancock over breach of law
Robert Buckland says government often acts unlawfully and key thing is that it learns from court rulings

Amelia Hill

26, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

1 / 6 pages