Cameron’s nominee for EU executive branded ‘radical anti-European’

Cameron’s nominee for EU executive branded ‘radical anti-European’ European parliament president, Martin Schulz, says he cannot imagine Lord Hill getting majority in European parliament.
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The minister who couldn’t quit – despite his best efforts

A bizarre meeting with David Cameron left Lord Hill still in his post – despite the fact that he had quit. So what is the art of a good resignation?Poor Lord Hill. As under secretary of state for schools, he had grown sick of his job. He gradually talked himself into resigning. After several failed […]
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Michael Gove overruled experts to sell school playing fields

Education secretary ignored advice from panel five times over 15 months – more than in the previous nine yearsMichael Gove has gone against expert advice from his own independent panel several times over the sale of school playing fields.The School Playing Fields Advisory Panel has opposed the sell-off of such facilities five times over the […]
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Labour to challenge Michael Gove’s school playing fields rule change

Stephen Twigg condemns government relaxation of school sports field regulations days before Olympics startedLabour is calling for a vote in parliament demanding that the government restore regulations on the minimum outdoor space schools must offer pupils for team games.The education secretary, Michael Gove, has relaxed the rules that set out the space each school had […]
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