Articles tagged Keir Starmer:

Telegraph Column: Article 16, Starmer & Solskjaer and Claudia Webbe

  • 10 Nov 2021

I can hear it now. Sir John Major will take to the airwaves denouncing it. Alastair Campbell and Andrew Adonis will have a fit of the vapours on Twitter. Emily Thornberry will pronounce with all the solemnity she can muster that it is a dark day when Britain breaks a treaty. ...

When Letting a Speech Speak For Itself Is Not Enough

  • 26 Sep 2021

Party conferences are often thought to be a waste of time. All they do is give the media an excuse to fuel divisions within parties, whether real or imagined. In his new book MUST LABOUR ALWAYS LOSE, former Labour MP suggests they should be abolished. Given how the first two d...

Reaction Media Review Column 53: Piers Morgan, Matt Forde & Keir Starmer

  • 8 Jun 2021

Piers Morgan’s Life Stories, ITV The Political Party Podcast with Matt Forde “You should get Keir to do more of these non political and more personal interviews,” I said to his press officer after he spent ten minutes talking to me and Jacqui Smith about his memories of ...

Ten Things To Take Away From the May Elections

  • 9 May 2021

You can tell an awful lot about a politician by how they react to an election defeat. This week we learned that Sir Keir Starmer is neither a lucky general or is cool under fire. His interview on Friday afternoon was a textbook classic of how not to react. He looked like a rab...

The Consequences of Keir - Could He Now Be Reshuffled?

  • 25 Sep 2018

Sir Keir Starmer may have had a bit of a moment this morning when he was cheered by Labour conference delegates for going off script and making clear his view that any future referendum could include the option of remaining a member of the EU. But might it turn into a somewhat...