Andrew Grice

Andrew Grice has been Political Editor of The Independent since 1998. He was previously Political Editor of The Sunday Times, where he worked for 10 years, and he has been a Westminster-based journalist since 1982. His column, Inside Politics, appears in The Independent each Saturday.

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The PM will be accused of sharply reducing Britain’s global influence because the country has

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The Lib Dem leader criticised Michael Gove's 'zany' ideas

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