But Prime Minister Boris Johnson defends allocations from the Towns Fund as “completely impartial”.
Image copyright Shutterstock Crispin Odey, one of Britain’s highest-profile hedge fund managers and political donors, has been charged with indecent assault. He is alleged to have assaulted a woman over the age of 16, at an address in Chelsea in July 1998, the Crown Prosecution Service said. Mr Odey, a backer of Brexit and Boris […]
Home Secretary Priti Patel has said that lessons must be learned from the Reading stabbings, so that it doesn’t happen again. Three people died in the attack in Forbury Gardens on Saturday. Three others suffered serious injuries. One suspect, Khairi Saadallah, has been arrested under the Terrorism Act. Ms Patel added that security and intelligence […]
Image copyright PA Media Labour has set itself a deadline of mid-July to conclude an investigation into a leaked document on the party’s handling of anti-Semitism allegations. The dossier claimed anti-Jeremy Corbyn sentiment among Labour staff hindered efforts to tackle the issue within the party. But others say the report was leaked in an attempt […]