Many are choosing to depart at an age which would have been very unusual in earlier times, and each gives Johnson a new chance to reshape the parliamentary party.
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Candidate update: Scores of seats – including Tory-held constituencies – open as election speculation intensifies
But will the selections for seats where MPs lost the Whip be under central control? Plus: Bosworth candidate selected.
Here’s our best stab at who is voting for whom, and this list will be updated each morning, as the contest continues.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Lidington gives the impression that on Brexit the Government is becalmed
The Prime Minister’s deputy baffled inquiry with consummate professionalism.
Yesterday in the Commons. More opponents than supporters of the Prime Minister’s deal on the Conservative backbenchers.
That said, there was more backing for her from her party than some of today’s headlines suggest.
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The Daily Mail this morning reports on the 118 Conservative MPs who have written to… Read more »
by Paul Goodman I've glanced back at the Prime Minister's Commons statement on Monday about Libya, and found the following:… Read more »
Sir George Young indicates that if you can get 99,999 friends to sign an e-petition, you’ll soon be able to get it debated in Parliament
By Jonathan Isaby Thursday lunchtime sees the weekly session of Business Questions and as ever, today saw Sir George Young… Read more »
By Jonathan Isaby Back in July, most of Parliament Square was cleared of protesters who were effectively camping there permanently…. Read more »
It was time for questions to the Health Department yesterday. Perhaps the most noteworthy question came from Mike Penning (pictured… Read more »