Michael Gove's ambitious gene could not be suppressed, but this contest must be
With the humiliation of Boris, the Conservative Party has begun its process of healing – and Michael Gove has already shown the one quality all Prime Ministers need
The aftermath of the referendum has exposed weaknesses in our parliamentary system, our constitution and our democracy
Theresa May, Michael Gove, Stephen Crabb, Andrea Leadsom and Liam Fox are running for leader
Gove implies that Johnson is less than wholly committed to actually taking Britain fully out of the EU, including the free movement of EU workers. That puts May in a strong position
'I seem to remember last time he did a deal with the Germans, he came back with three nearly-new water cannon'
The Leave MP has said she wants the UK to make the most out of 'the Brexit opportunities'
Someone will very shortly dig out the archive of Michael doing his 'piece to camera' in front of a troupe of gay men in leather shorts dancing round Soho, delivering the line 'Out, Loud and Proud…' as punchily as he could in his soft Aberdonian accent
The Home Secretary will present herself as the unity candidate to bring the Conservative Party and the country back together after Brexit
The Conservative politician has previously been criticised for his attitudes towards LGBT people
Theresa May’s career history is being rewritten. As a leadership contender she's being cast as moderate, but as her record shows, she's anything but
The new Prime Minister will be tasked with leading negotiations over Britain’s new relationship with the European Union
'There is a special place in hell reserved for Boris. We need to get behind Theresa. She’s the grown up,' says source close to David Cameron
Tory MPs must whittle down the contenders to a shortlist of two. Here are the runners and riders
David Cameron's referendum was supposed to settle the EU issue for a generation. It would be ironic if it recreated the mayhem of the Major years
A Russian gang responsible for the violent scenes in Marseille are believed to be planning more attacks on English and Wales fans in the cities of Lens and Lille