Theresa May to face grassroots no-confidence challenge

Image copyright Getty Images Prime Minister Theresa May is to face an unprecedented no-confidence challenge – from Conservative grassroots campaigners. More than 70 local association chiefs – angry at her handling of Brexit – have called for an extraordinary general meeting to discuss her leadership. A non-binding vote will be held at that National Conservative […]

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Extinction Rebellion ‘offer to pause protests’

Image copyright PAImage caption More than 800 people have been arrested since protests began on Monday Extinction Rebellion has offered to “pause” the protests that have caused widespread disruption across central London for seven days. The group said it would mark “a new phase of rebellion” to achieve “political aims”. A total of 831 people […]

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Racist graffiti daubed on Preston mosque

Image copyright GoogleImage caption The Masjid-e-Salaam mosque was was targeted on Thursday night or early Friday morning Raccist graffiti has been daubed outside a mosque in Lancashire. Two sets of offensive graffiti were scrawled on the entrance gates to the Masjid-e-Salaam mosque in Watling Street, Preston. It is thought to have happened on Thursday night […]

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