MP apologises for code breach over Cheltenham trip

Philip Davies recorded Ladbrokes hospitality in register of MPs’ interests but failed to declare it when raising issue in CommonsA Tory MP has apologised for breaching the parliamentary code after the Commons watchdog concluded he should have declared hundreds of pounds of hospitality from Britain’s biggest bookmaker when he asked questions about gambling and before […]
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Are you middle class? | Open thread

More Britons now consider themselves middle class than not, according to a new report. Tell us what you think defines classBrits no longer need an above-average salary in order to identify as middle class, according to a study published on Thursday. The Times reports (paywalled link) that more than half of those surveyed identified as […]
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Queen’s trip to Italy in doubt

Royal visit to Rome may be cancelled after Queen pulls out of St David’s Day celebrations as she recovers from gastroenteritisThe Queen’s royal engagement to Italy next week is still in doubt as she continues to recuperate from symptoms of gastroenteritis.The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are due to travel to Rome for a […]
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