The embarrassing oversight was quickly rectified, but it marked an inauspicious start for the policy
‘No – this will cause a terrible row,’ she said
Now Tory MPs and peers are goading Theresa May to show the steel that Thatcher displayed in reforming labour laws and facing down the miners. She remains a heroic figure for many Conservatives; her portrait still hangs in many of their constituency association offices
He is survived by his son, the Conservative MP Bernard Jenkin
Top rankings dominated by countries including Singapore, South Korea and Japan, with no significant advancements in England's performance
The proposals were among the most contentious and radical to be considered by Mrs Thatcher's Conservative government during her 11 years in office
The former Foreign Secretary urges the Prime Minister to have a Plan B she can 'pull out of a drawer' - if Parliament tries to amend or delay the exit talks
‘I would like to be free to talk to anyone anywhere about anything, as long as my gut feeling tells me that it will interest my listeners,’ Young told the BBC in 1973
Delivered to the Conservative conference in Birmingham (subheadings in bold).
Car salesman, medical equipment entrepreneur, property developer, Foreign Secretary and now Chancellor: Philip Hammond’s life story is hardly that of a ‘safe suit’
The former Prime Minister appears to have sealed the deal in personal meetings and over lunch with the King
Polling data on pair shows similar ratings on honesty, narrowmindedness and being 'out of touch'
New Prime Minister delights Tory MPs with attack on Labour leader that is eerily reminiscent of party's previous female premier
The Conservative Party leadership decison will be made by the party's 125,000 members. They have form in choosing a right-wing, Eurosceptic, traditionalist Tory over a pro-EU rival
Mother-of-three Andrea Leadsom believes she is playing her trump card over Theresa May, and it's a depressing spectacle to watch
Sarah Vine has been labelled ‘Lady Macbeth’ and Theresa May has been attacked for her sense of style – and all in the last week