McDonnell warns UK faces decade of disappointment under Tories | Politics

John McDonnell has warned that Britain risks a decade of disappointment under the Conservatives as Boris Johnson “steals” Labour policies without sufficiently ramping up spending to turn the page on austerity. In his first pre-budget interview, the shadow chancellor said he thought Labour could win the next election in 2025. But, he warned that if … Read more McDonnell warns UK faces decade of disappointment under Tories | Politics

This government threatens the heart of the BBC | Jane Martinson | Media

Over the past seven years, there has been one director general of the BBC and eight culture secretaries. Oliver Dowden MP, who was given the job in last week’s reshuffle, can, at the very least, hope to attend one Wimbledon final before moving on from his cabinet post. But this time the new director general … Read more This government threatens the heart of the BBC | Jane Martinson | Media