Dods at Party Conference 2020

Labour | Conservatives | SNP

10 August 2020
The outgoing head of the civil service has slammed anonymous “sniping” against officials, as he defended his own £250,000 exit payment.
10 August 2020
Labour’s Dawn Butler has accused police of “obviously racially profiling” her after she was stopped while being driven through east London.
By John Johnston
10 August 2020
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced a new £172m fund to boost the number of nursing apprentices in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
By John Johnston
10 August 2020
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) Brits are twice as likely to have lost their job during the coronavirus furlough period, a new study has found.
By Eleanor Langford
10 August 2020
Labour are calling on the Government to cut funding to a major coronavirus test and trace contractor in favour of locally-led measures.
By Eleanor Langford
10 August 2020
The Government's failure to set out red lines on key issues in the post-Brexit trade talks is a “recipe for disaster” and could delay new trade agreements, a leading think tank has warned.
By John Johnston
9 August 2020
Ministers have announced a new £20m package to provide urgent humanitarian support to Lebanon following the blast in Beirut.
By Eleanor Langford
9 August 2020
Just half of the UK population would accept getting vaccinated against Covid-19 should a vaccine come available, a fresh poll has revealed.
By John Johnston
9 August 2020
Boris Johnson has been urged to provide extra support for travellers asked to self-isolate when returning from abroad.
By Eleanor Langford
9 August 2020
Boris Johnson has claimed it is “morally indefensible” to keep schools closed longer than necessary amid suggestion education would be the last sector to shut in future lockdowns.