The Hound

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Monday, 16 November 2020

Road pricing? Old Boris the petrolhead would have been appalled

What would Old Boris think of his future self introducing a ban on the sale of petrol and diesel cars …

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Sunday, 15 November 2020

What tipped Boris over the edge? Detests bullying

In Whitehall and Westminster the situation resembles the early scene in The Wizard of Oz when Dorothy’s house lands on …

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Friday, 13 November 2020

Man seeking attention leaves office carrying box

There are several ways to leave Downing Street without being spotted or attracting attention, as Tom Newton Dunn of Times …

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Friday, 13 November 2020

Cummings going prompts wild celebrations and fears of long memoir

In a late night tweet from the BBC’s Laura K, Boris Johnson’s top aide Dominic Cummings confirmed that his tenure …

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Thursday, 12 November 2020

Number 10 women show up Brexit boys

We should have guessed something was afoot at No 10 when Carrie Symonds appeared beaming beside her man, Boris Johnson, …

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Thursday, 12 November 2020

Dominic Cummings diminished and why Cain quit

Here is the news from Downing Street. As of mid-morning no-one else has resigned. I repeat… no-one else has resigned. …

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Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Cain out, Cummings next?

Lee Cain has resigned as Boris Johnson’s director of communications, following a day of Downing Street infighting that resembled a …

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Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Lee Cain encounters his career nemesis, Allegra Stratton

If reports of Lee Cain’s imminent promotion to Chief of Staff come true, he will become one of three Downing …

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Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Number 10 bashing Bingham to get Boris credit on vaccine

One of the murkiest tales in Whitehall during the latest phase of the pandemic has been the campaign against Kate …

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