Global  

Tory leadership race: Five key quotes from the BBC debate

Video Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Duration: 01:09s - Published
Tory leadership race: Five key quotes from the BBC debate

Tory leadership race: Five key quotes from the BBC debate

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt, Michael Gove, Sajid Javid and Rory Stewart face off in a leadership debate on the BBC - we look at five key quotes from the programme.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Tory Tory A conservative political philosophy

Tate & Lyle: Brexit-backing firm that donated to Tories set to save £73m from trade change

Company denies 'sweet deal' that will import sugar cane from countries with lower employment and environmental standards
Independent
Boris Johnson defends decision not to suspend Tory MP accused of rape [Video]

Boris Johnson defends decision not to suspend Tory MP accused of rape

Boris Johnson has defended the decision not to suspend a senior Tory MP whowas arrested on suspicion of rape. The Prime Minister insisted on Thursdaythat the allegation is being taken “extremely seriously” after theConservatives defied calls to remove the whip from the former minister.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:43Published
Peerages for PM’s brother, Tory grandees and Brexit backers [Video]

Peerages for PM’s brother, Tory grandees and Brexit backers

The Prime Minister has nominated his brother Jo Johnson, his chief strategicadviser Sir Edward Lister and several Tory grandees for peerages, while asuite of Brexiteers are also set for the Lords.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:57Published
Call for Jenrick to quit in controversy over planning approval for Tory donor [Video]

Call for Jenrick to quit in controversy over planning approval for Tory donor

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick faced calls to resign after documents revealed he was “insistent” a controversial development was agreed before a new levy would cost its Tory donor backer millions.Boris Johnson backed the beleaguered minister with the head of the civil service saying the Prime Minister “considered the matter closed”.But a stash of documents and texts released after pressure from the opposition showed multi-millionaire Tory donor Richard Desmond urged Mr Jenrick to approve the east London development scheme so that “Marxists” did not get “doe for nothing”.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:00Published

Michael Gove Michael Gove British Conservative politician

Gove: ‘Home sec is focused on protecting UK’s borders’ [Video]

Gove: ‘Home sec is focused on protecting UK’s borders’

Senior minister Michael Gove has said that Priti Patel is “absolutely focused” on making sure that the UK’s borders are secure. It comes after a number of small boats carrying migrants across the English Channel have been intercepted by the Border Force. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:23Published
Michael Gove lays out post-Brexit plan [Video]

Michael Gove lays out post-Brexit plan

Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove makes a statement to the Commons, laying out the Government's post-Brexit plan for MPs.Mr Gove said it will “herald changes and significant opportunities” which everyone will need to prepare for.He said the Government’s border operating model does not cover matters relating to the Northern Ireland protocol.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:14Published
Government announces £700m for Britain-EU border [Video]

Government announces £700m for Britain-EU border

More than £700 million is to be spent on building new infrastructure, hiring staff and developing technology to ensure Britain’s border systems are fully operational when the UK leaves the EU at the end of the year.Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove said the major investment would ensure traders and the border industry are able to “manage the changes and seize the opportunities” when the transition period ends in December.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:48Published
Michael Gove announces £705m package for Britain-EU border [Video]

Michael Gove announces £705m package for Britain-EU border

More than £700 million is to be spent on building new infrastructure, hiring staff and developing technology to ensure Britain's border systems are fully operational when the UK leaves the EU at the end of the year. Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove said the major investment would ensure traders and the border industry are able to "manage the changes and seize the opportunities" when the transition period ends in December. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 01:03Published
Michael Gove says face masks should not be mandatory in shops [Video]

Michael Gove says face masks should not be mandatory in shops

Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove tells Andrew Marr face masks should not be mandatory in shops and he 'trusts people's good sense' to choose to wear one.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:54Published

Boris Johnson Boris Johnson Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Boris Johnson: Fatal train derailment must never happen again [Video]

Boris Johnson: Fatal train derailment must never happen again

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said the fatal train derailment inAberdeenshire must “never happen again” as he paid tribute to the victims.Three people have died in the train derailment in Aberdeenshire with sixpeople also injured.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:58Published
PM: Thoughts are with train victims and relatives [Video]

PM: Thoughts are with train victims and relatives

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says his thoughts are “very much with those who have lost their lives, their families and, of course, those who have been injured” in the derailment near Stonehaven on Wednesday morning. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:43Published

Boris Johnson risks 'robbing' a generation of young people of their future as students await A-level results

Sir Keir Starmer's comments follow chaos in Scotland where predicted grades are to be reinstated after thousands of pupils were downgraded by a statistical model
Independent
PM insists schools in England will be safe to reopen [Video]

PM insists schools in England will be safe to reopen

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted that schools will be safe forEngland’s schoolchildren to return to. Mr Johnson's assurance comes as reportscite a study that suggests children transmit Covid-19 like adults do.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:19Published
Migrants attempt dangerous crossing in the English Channel [Video]

Migrants attempt dangerous crossing in the English Channel

The UK and France are holding talks amid a series of migrant crossings overthe English Channel. Boris Johnson has suggested the Government will seek toreview the legal framework by which new arrivals are able to stay after makingthe journey.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:38Published

Jeremy Hunt Jeremy Hunt British Conservative politician

Whitty: Sage advice meant ministers had to make incredibly difficult decisions [Video]

Whitty: Sage advice meant ministers had to make incredibly difficult decisions

Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty spars with Jeremy Hunt while giving evidence to the Health and Social Care Committee on the Government's coronavirus strategy.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:58Published
Hunt: We must ‘ramp up testing’ to mitigate second wave [Video]

Hunt: We must ‘ramp up testing’ to mitigate second wave

Former Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, says testing needs to be ‘ramped up’ to help control the second wave of the coronavirus. He added that the more we invest in testing early on, the easier it will be for normal life to continue. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 01:18Published

You Might Like

Related news from verified sources

Tory leadership race: Five key moments from debate

Tory leadership race: Five key moments from debate The talking points as the remaining candidates hoping to be PM are questioned by the public.
BBC News - Published


Tweets about this

annetteashley61

Annette Ashley #WATON #FBPE #stopbrexit RT @GrahameLucas: Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plans ridi… 3 days ago

31stJanuary2020

[email protected] Haters of DEMOCRACY The Lot Of Them 20 years of Tory Government YES YES YES Five make it through to next round of L… https://t.co/zP8vWOULa0 3 days ago

TimesEurope

Times of News Europe Boris Johnson news: Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory &apos… https://t.co/BD3Q70qNo6 3 days ago

GrahameLucas

Grahame Lucas #FBPE #FBR Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plan… https://t.co/EkyZEp2hJE 3 days ago

arthurm40159518

arthur murray RT @OrkneyBear: Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plans ridicu… 3 days ago

OrkneyBear

David S. Briggs Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plan… https://t.co/eDkgXR53Vq 3 days ago

cord_hm

Howard C Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plan… https://t.co/PGTot1EzMT 3 days ago

snicklin1

Simon Nicklin Five go forward in Labour leadership race after last-minute nominations scramble, as Tory ‘Festival of Brexit’ plan… https://t.co/BqC7TvGYjV 3 days ago


Related videos from verified sources

What kind of leader would UK's BoJo be? [Video]

What kind of leader would UK's BoJo be?

As Boris Johnson continues to gain ground in the race to become Britain's next prime minister - questions are asked about what kind of leader he would make on the world stage. Lauren Anthony reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:36Published
A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate [Video]

A 'muted' Johnson inches closer to premiership after TV debate

Conservative leaders vying to get Britain's top post clash over Brexit deadline as Johnson surges ahead in the race.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:57Published
Tory leadership contest: What happens next? [Video]

Tory leadership contest: What happens next?

The race for the Tory leadership is hotting up with another candidate facing the axe following a TV debate which saw no clear winner.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:09Published