MUCK & BRAS
Karren Brady, tipped for a Tory peerage, makes much of her past battle with sexism… but little of her early life working for porn baron David Sullivan.
FARMER’S RICH HARVEST
Michael Farmer, hedge fund multi-millionaire who has donated squillions to the Tories, is expected to be on David Cameron’s list of new peers.
New Environment Agency boss Phillip Dilley publicly backed spending cuts and advised the PM for two years. But he’s no crony, says minister Liz Truss.
If Labour is so worried about low domestic violence convictions, it should ask would-be MP Keir Starmer, ex-DPP, what went wrong on his watch.
How on a quiet Wednesday before the recess, Labour’s Lord Berkeley let slip details of how to breach security in the Channel Tunnel.
Why the ‘Annie affair’ has left Lib Dems in Portsmouth shamefaced as they vie to take over suspended MP Mike ‘Handy’ Hancock’s once safe seat.
The Lib Dem insiders who are jumping ship ahead of the general election to earn a crust on the dark side with lobbying firms.