Yesterday’s news

How much has Coulson damaged Cameron? Remarkably little, it seems. 24 hours after Coulson was found guilty of one charge of conspiring to hack phones, a swift apology and a deft appearance at Prime Minister’s Questions has left the PM looking a little shaken but not unduly stirred up. He knows that the conviction isRead more

New direction for the health select committee?

So Dr Sarah Wollaston has won the race to become chair of the health select committee, seeing off challenges from fellow Conservative MPs Charlotte Leslie, David Tredinnick, Caroline Spelman and Dr Phillip Lee.  Wollaston had been the favourite to succeed long-time NHS expert Stephen Dorrell.  What’s in store for the committee over the next yearRead more