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Andrew is a political journalist. He is also the Managing Editor for The Point News. His interests include rowing and the history of religion.

Explainer: What is the UK-EU vaccine war?

24 March 2021 | UK NEWS The EU and the UK have both issued a statement in an attempt to quash the vaccine war that...

SNP Chief Whip steps down following complaints of sexual harassment

10 March 2021 | UK NEWS The SNP’s Chief Whip at Westminster has stepped down after it was confirmed that he is being investigated for...

Alex Salmond says there is “no doubt” that Nicola Sturgeon broke...

28 FEBRUARY 2021 | UK NEWS The First Minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond, spoke at a Scottish Parliamentary inquiry on Friday to give his account...

Bury Council defends taxpayer-funded elections advisor for £700/day

19 February 2021 | UK NEWS The Labour-run Council of Bury has appointed a 'strategic advisor' to aid with the local elections in May. The...

First Minister of NI accuses EU of having “head in sand”...

11 February 2021 | UK NEWS The Leader of the DUP and First Minister of Northern Ireland, Arlene Foster, has claimed that the Vice-President of...

Owen Jones accuses Chancellor of prioritising “the economy over human life”

4 February 2021 | UK NEWS On Wednesday night, Guardian columnist Owen Jones posted a video on Twitter that was incredibly critical of the Chancellor...

Joanna Cherry dropped from SNP front bench in reshuffle

1 February 2021 | UK NEWS A front bench SNP MP has announced her dismissal via social media. The MP for Edinburgh South West announced on...

EU reverses decision to introduce controls on vaccine supplies to Northern...

29 January 2021 | UK NEWS Earlier today, the European Union announced that it was implementing controls on vaccines made in the bloc, including to...

EU publishes AstraZeneca Covid vaccine contract

29 January 2021 | UK NEWS The European Commission has made its Covid vaccine contract with AstraZeneca public, following the major dispute over supplies. This...
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