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Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:16:08 GMT

The PM gives his new line-up of ministers a "half-time pep talk", after this week's reshuffle.


Sat, 18 Sep 2021 00:54:15 GMT

There are concerns the high price of wholesale gas could have a far-reaching impact on the economy.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 23:57:20 GMT

Figures show the department in charge of the transition away from diesel still relies on the fuel.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:03:41 GMT

Newly appointed Housing Secretary Michael Gove wants to address concerns, the BBC has been told.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:53:38 GMT

Lord Bethell is facing criticism for using personal accounts to conduct government business.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:45:24 GMT

Fully vaccinated travellers will also no longer need to take PCR tests, says the transport secretary.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:02:38 GMT

The Lancashire town is hosting a meeting of presiding officers - including the US Speaker of the House.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:35:44 GMT

Downing Street says a review of EU rules on measures is just one element of its post-Brexit agenda.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 17:17:57 GMT

Sir Ed Davey's party is targeting Conservative votes as its conference gets under way.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:48:41 GMT

The ex-shadow chancellor wants talks with Sir Keir at Labour's conference over left-wing expulsions.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 08:35:02 GMT

The nuclear submarine deal with Australia has angered France and raised fears of a war with China.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:27:01 GMT

Further protests are taking place on the London orbital motorway, as well as the M1, M3 and M11.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:45:31 GMT

Nadine Dorries strips Historic England protection from the 1950s Dorman Long building.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:46:44 GMT

The ex-BBC presenter who quit the channel says people can decide themselves if it is too right wing.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 19:01:21 GMT

Theresa May joins calls for a special independent advocate to support families in major disasters.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:58:00 GMT

Jane Dodds is right not to help Mark Drakeford's government in the Senedd, says Lib Dem leader.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 22:26:55 GMT

Michael D Higgins says the title of the church service to be held in Armagh had become "political".


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:42:17 GMT

A series of serious ambulance delays have emerged, including one where a man died after a 40-hour wait.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:47:44 GMT

Cut soaring energy costs by paying energy levies through taxes, E.On UK boss Michael Lewis says.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:45:00 GMT

Brexit has made it "near impossible" for it to supply fresh and chilled products to France, the retailer says.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:41:22 GMT

Lord Deben says not having street lights in rural areas would help meet emissions targets.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:04:30 GMT

The outgoing Unite leader tells the BBC he is pessimistic about Labour's chances at the next election.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:25:48 GMT

Ex-Dover MP Charlie Elphicke was jailed for sexually assaulting two women nine years apart.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 16:13:43 GMT

The government and Labour traded claims about the decision to remove the £20 extra Universal Credit payment.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:25:13 GMT

The MP for Mid Bedfordshire and former health minister replaces Oliver Dowden.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:08:53 GMT

Former cabinet minister Stephen Crabb joins calls to axe the universal credit cut as Labour pushes for a vote.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 12:22:41 GMT

Holyrood is to become a "protected site" under national security rules - but will this stop protests?


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 05:33:08 GMT

Plaid called the event "contemptible" but the Tories said it was right for officials to go.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 14:52:44 GMT

SDLP leader Colum Eastwood says legislation is needed to halt an election if devolution collapses.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:00:46 GMT

Government scientists are warning of a jump in Covid hospital admissions if rules are not tightened soon.


Tue, 14 Sep 2021 18:22:48 GMT

A row erupts after Zheng Zeguang is told he is not welcome while sanctions against MPs are in place.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 15:53:26 GMT

The UK inflation rate hit 3.2% in the year to August, according to the latest official figures.


Tue, 14 Sep 2021 21:52:43 GMT

But he says the UK is better placed to tackle the disease as he outlines England's winter plan.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:21:12 GMT

Boris Johnson jokes about how many children he has at cabinet meeting.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:51:22 GMT

Health Secretary Sajid Javid speaks to the BBC's Nick Robinson about this week's cabinet reshuffle.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:53:54 GMT

Boris Johnson says Australia and the UK are as “closely aligned in international policy as any two countries in the world”.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 19:06:25 GMT

The prime minister has fired a string of cabinet ministers in a major cabinet reshuffle.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:04:40 GMT

Sir Keir Starmer and the prime minister exchanged barbs over the proposed cut in universal credit.


Sat, 18 Sep 2021 00:28:40 GMT

The Lib Dems are facing a battle to get heard at their online conference but they are in good spirits.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:58:47 GMT

Prime Minister Boris Johnson reshuffles his cabinet for the first time since February 2020. Who's in it now?


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:14:18 GMT

Our guide to what conferences are, when and where they're taking place, and what's likely to happen.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 06:35:59 GMT

We look at the performance of the party and its leader as the Lib Dem conference gets going.


Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:08:03 GMT

Michael Gove is known as a reformer and is now in charge of controversial planning changes.


Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:54:46 GMT

Iraqi refugee, Teletubby merchandise salesman, pollster, millionaire - meet the new education secretary.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:29:50 GMT

The reshuffle has seen the removal of an education secretary much criticised during the pandemic.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 19:01:02 GMT

The life of the new foreign secretary, from left-wing parents to the top of the Conservative Party.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 14:54:07 GMT

The Conservative MP loses his job at the foreign office but becomes deputy PM and justice secretary.


Thu, 09 Sep 2021 00:21:40 GMT

The prime minister believes new funds will tackle the Covid backlog - but refuses to set targets.


Wed, 08 Sep 2021 12:14:16 GMT

A new health and social care tax is being introduced, Boris Johnson has announced.


Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:46:46 GMT

The government has confirmed the £20 boost will end in the autumn.


Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:25:19 GMT

In 2019, the Conservatives pledged no-one should have to sell their home to pay for their care.


Thu, 02 Sep 2021 05:13:16 GMT

Under 25s are losing the biggest percentage of their income when the payments go down in October.


Mon, 30 Aug 2021 15:35:58 GMT

Patrick Harvie and Lorna Slater are the first Green politicians to hold ministerial office in the UK.


Tue, 24 Aug 2021 00:28:50 GMT

Smashing Tory dominance in the party's traditional areas is Liberal Democrats leader Ed Davey's plan. Can it work?


Wed, 25 Aug 2021 05:16:13 GMT

As a report says levelling up plans must consider local views, people in Rhyl debate the changes needed.


Thu, 19 Aug 2021 14:58:44 GMT

UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace now calls it a "rotten" deal but supported it at the time.


Sun, 22 Aug 2021 00:25:15 GMT

What life is like for asylum seekers in a Yorkshire town - and what locals think about accepting more.


Fri, 20 Aug 2021 23:59:04 GMT

The surprising history of a term increasingly thrown around in UK political debate.


Fri, 27 Aug 2021 11:16:19 GMT

The US and UK have different timetables for the effort to evacuate people from Afghanistan


Wed, 18 Aug 2021 19:19:14 GMT

After a year of flat debates, a full Commons proved harder for the PM to navigate, writes Jessica Parker.