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Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel, the home secretary, has accused the Labour Party of defending murderers, rapists and drug dealers after opposition MPs demanded that the governmen [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel rounds on deportation critic...→
Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

It was meant to be the meeting in which the Home Office’s top official reassured senior civil servants that, whether or not Priti Patel had bullied them, they [...]

Read full article: Mandarins stick knife into boss during P...→
Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Next Wednesday, 2 December, as lockdown lifts but most of the population continues to avoid travel and steers clear of each other, the government will lock sev [...]

Read full article: Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?...→
Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

The Home Office is looking for a Head of Strategy - someone whose responsibilities would include tackling bullying in the department - after Priti Patel was fo [...]

Read full article: Home Office seeks candidate for job 'act...→
Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

A major festival in a country is not only an opportunity for families to get together: it is also a huge logistical undertaking that tests a nation's transport [...]

Read full article: Christmas is a logistical challenge as w...→
How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

From Dominic Cummings to Priti Patel, this government is failing to practice what it preaches – and the public has noticed, writes Sean O’Grady

Read full article: How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come...→
Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

The Prime Minister was charged with hypocrisy after refusing to sack his Home Secretary for bullying and then issuing a letter saying he will not stand for the [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bully...→
Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

IF Priti Patel was a Labour Minister, the reaction to the Allan inquiry into her conduct at the Home Office would be very different.

Read full article: Letters: Response to Priti Patel would h...→
Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

The Prime Minister shifted the burden to ministers and officials to stop bullying - days after he tolerated it by refusing to sack Home Secretary Priti Patel

Read full article: Shameless PM demands 'no place for bully...→
Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

EVERYONE knows the Home Office is “f***ing useless”, from the snooty mandarins who run it to the Home Secretaries who are run by it. Priti Patel, unforgivably [...]

Read full article: Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service ...→
Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Letters: Boris Johnson cannot wave aside an independent report into Priti Patel’s behaviour, writes Dr Anthony Isaacs, while Steve Colbey takes issue with the [...]

Read full article: Bullying ministers have no place in gove...→
France to double migrant patrols

France to double migrant patrols

The number of gendarmes patrolling French beaches will double as a result of an agreement reached by the home secretary and her French counterpart to prevent m [...]

Read full article: France to double migrant patrols...→
Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Following Home Secretary Priti Patel’s announcement, the PA news agency recaps some of the biggest developments around migrant crossings in 2020.

Read full article: Migrant crossings: A timeline of key eve...→
Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

THE ongoing vendetta between the senior mandarins of the Home Office and their minister Priti Patel would be hilarious if it did not cast a light upon the prof [...]

Read full article: Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should st...→
Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

TOUGH new laws on air rifles are on the cards after a six-year-old lad was shot and killed by his great-grandad. Home Secretary Priti Patel was said to have gi [...]

Read full article: Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws afte...→
Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

AN official report has concluded that Home Secretary Priti Patel broke the ministerial code after “shouting, screaming and swearing” at civil ­servants. A sour [...]

Read full article: Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a...→
Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

I HAVEN’T watched Question Time in aeons, and after last week’s effort, I remember why, dominated as it was, at a time of health, Brexit and…

Read full article: Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows...→
The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The catalogue of disasters over which Boris Johnson has presided lengthens on an almost daily basis. This latest fiasco involving Priti Patel is typical.

Read full article: The Reader: Another day, another fiasco ...→
Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

The Home Secretary pledged to shake up refugee laws to make it easier to expel migrants who do not have a legitimate right to stay in the UK.

Read full article: Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of...→
Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

A tougher lockdown, higher taxes, a Prime Minister and a Health Secretary facing court for running a jobs-for-the-boys Government and a Home Secretary who ‘uni [...]

Read full article: Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti P...→
Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

As a former chair of the committee on standards in public life, I’m in no doubt that her bullying is a resigning matter, says Alistair Graham

Read full article: Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to...→
Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

EXCLUSIVE: Priti Patel, who was appointed in July 2019, has controversially refused to quit as Home Secretary after herself being found to have bullied and swo [...]

Read full article: Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sack...→
Bullying in government – cartoon

Bullying in government – cartoon

Amid the Priti Patel bullying row, Boris Johnson has been accused of acting illegally over Covid-related appointments

Read full article: Bullying in government – cartoon...→
Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

President Harry S. Truman didn't mince his words. After he sensationally sacked General MacArthur, his hugely popular commander in Korea (who insanely wanted p [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdra...→
Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

There is a moment in the current series of the Crown, in which brisk, no-nonsense Margaret Thatcher, distraught at the fact that her “favourite” child, son Mar [...]

Read full article: Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Pat...→
Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Keir Starmer accused the PM of a 'clean sweep' of breaches of ethics rules, including leaking, misuse of taxpayers' cash and harassment

Read full article: Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' f...→
Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

The decision by Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister, not to sack the Home Secretary, Priti Patel, over a damning report by Sir Alex Allan, an independent advisor [...]

Read full article: Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high pric...→
If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

The Home Secretary is under fire thanks to an alarmingly subjective accusation – one defined by the Leftists who dominate our institutions

Read full article: If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’...→
Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

PRITI PATEL was "shockingly" undermined by Home Office officials, Nicky Morgan claimed as she warned of serious "culture problems" between mandarins and minist [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan d...→
You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

I'M WORRIED about Priti Patel's "ally" and what he or she said in defence of the Home Secretary's conduct, the stand-out detail of which is that she told civil [...]

Read full article: You can disagree with someone without ef...→
'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

Last Friday – in anti-bullying week – Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke with precedent and refused to sack Priti Patel after she was accused of bullying civil [...]

Read full article: 'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet m...→
PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

Boris Johnson has written to every Government minister and civil service mandarin to tell them there is 'no place for bullying' in Whitehall in the wake of the [...]

Read full article: PM writes to every minister and top offi...→
Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson has told all government departments to ensure “there is no place for bullying” – just days after refusing to sack Priti Patel for abusing her sta [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place fo...→
Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson had stuck his neck out to save her from the sack last week after she was found to have bullied civil servants. But there is now speculation that [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel o...→

Video: Priti Patel apologises for her 'behaviour' amid bullying row | Daily Mail Online

Home Secretary Priti Patel says sorry that her 'behaviou'r has upset people amid bullying row of civil servants and states that she 'never intentionally' set o [...]

Read full article: Video: Priti Patel apologises for her 'b...→
Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel, the home secretary, has accused the Labour Party of defending murderers, rapists and drug dealers after opposition MPs demanded that the governmen [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel rounds on deportation critic...→
Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

President Harry S. Truman didn't mince his words. After he sensationally sacked General MacArthur, his hugely popular commander in Korea (who insanely wanted p [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdra...→
France to double migrant patrols

France to double migrant patrols

The number of gendarmes patrolling French beaches will double as a result of an agreement reached by the home secretary and her French counterpart to prevent m [...]

Read full article: France to double migrant patrols...→
Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

THE ongoing vendetta between the senior mandarins of the Home Office and their minister Priti Patel would be hilarious if it did not cast a light upon the prof [...]

Read full article: Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should st...→
Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Keir Starmer accused the PM of a 'clean sweep' of breaches of ethics rules, including leaking, misuse of taxpayers' cash and harassment

Read full article: Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' f...→
Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

The Home Office is looking for a Head of Strategy - someone whose responsibilities would include tackling bullying in the department - after Priti Patel was fo [...]

Read full article: Home Office seeks candidate for job 'act...→
If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

The Home Secretary is under fire thanks to an alarmingly subjective accusation – one defined by the Leftists who dominate our institutions

Read full article: If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’...→
Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

I HAVEN’T watched Question Time in aeons, and after last week’s effort, I remember why, dominated as it was, at a time of health, Brexit and…

Read full article: Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows...→
You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

I'M WORRIED about Priti Patel's "ally" and what he or she said in defence of the Home Secretary's conduct, the stand-out detail of which is that she told civil [...]

Read full article: You can disagree with someone without ef...→
Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

The Home Secretary pledged to shake up refugee laws to make it easier to expel migrants who do not have a legitimate right to stay in the UK.

Read full article: Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of...→
Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

The Prime Minister was charged with hypocrisy after refusing to sack his Home Secretary for bullying and then issuing a letter saying he will not stand for the [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bully...→
Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

The Prime Minister shifted the burden to ministers and officials to stop bullying - days after he tolerated it by refusing to sack Home Secretary Priti Patel

Read full article: Shameless PM demands 'no place for bully...→
Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson has told all government departments to ensure “there is no place for bullying” – just days after refusing to sack Priti Patel for abusing her sta [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place fo...→
Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

As a former chair of the committee on standards in public life, I’m in no doubt that her bullying is a resigning matter, says Alistair Graham

Read full article: Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to...→
Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

EVERYONE knows the Home Office is “f***ing useless”, from the snooty mandarins who run it to the Home Secretaries who are run by it. Priti Patel, unforgivably [...]

Read full article: Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service ...→

Video: Priti Patel apologises for her 'behaviour' amid bullying row | Daily Mail Online

Home Secretary Priti Patel says sorry that her 'behaviou'r has upset people amid bullying row of civil servants and states that she 'never intentionally' set o [...]

Read full article: Video: Priti Patel apologises for her 'b...→
Bullying in government – cartoon

Bullying in government – cartoon

Amid the Priti Patel bullying row, Boris Johnson has been accused of acting illegally over Covid-related appointments

Read full article: Bullying in government – cartoon...→
Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

It was meant to be the meeting in which the Home Office’s top official reassured senior civil servants that, whether or not Priti Patel had bullied them, they [...]

Read full article: Mandarins stick knife into boss during P...→
Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Following Home Secretary Priti Patel’s announcement, the PA news agency recaps some of the biggest developments around migrant crossings in 2020.

Read full article: Migrant crossings: A timeline of key eve...→
Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Next Wednesday, 2 December, as lockdown lifts but most of the population continues to avoid travel and steers clear of each other, the government will lock sev [...]

Read full article: Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?...→
Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

There is a moment in the current series of the Crown, in which brisk, no-nonsense Margaret Thatcher, distraught at the fact that her “favourite” child, son Mar [...]

Read full article: Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Pat...→
Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

TOUGH new laws on air rifles are on the cards after a six-year-old lad was shot and killed by his great-grandad. Home Secretary Priti Patel was said to have gi [...]

Read full article: Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws afte...→
Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

The decision by Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister, not to sack the Home Secretary, Priti Patel, over a damning report by Sir Alex Allan, an independent advisor [...]

Read full article: Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high pric...→
Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

AN official report has concluded that Home Secretary Priti Patel broke the ministerial code after “shouting, screaming and swearing” at civil ­servants. A sour [...]

Read full article: Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a...→
Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

A major festival in a country is not only an opportunity for families to get together: it is also a huge logistical undertaking that tests a nation's transport [...]

Read full article: Christmas is a logistical challenge as w...→
Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

PRITI PATEL was "shockingly" undermined by Home Office officials, Nicky Morgan claimed as she warned of serious "culture problems" between mandarins and minist [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan d...→
The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The catalogue of disasters over which Boris Johnson has presided lengthens on an almost daily basis. This latest fiasco involving Priti Patel is typical.

Read full article: The Reader: Another day, another fiasco ...→
How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

From Dominic Cummings to Priti Patel, this government is failing to practice what it preaches – and the public has noticed, writes Sean O’Grady

Read full article: How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come...→
'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

Last Friday – in anti-bullying week – Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke with precedent and refused to sack Priti Patel after she was accused of bullying civil [...]

Read full article: 'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet m...→
Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

IF Priti Patel was a Labour Minister, the reaction to the Allan inquiry into her conduct at the Home Office would be very different.

Read full article: Letters: Response to Priti Patel would h...→
PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

Boris Johnson has written to every Government minister and civil service mandarin to tell them there is 'no place for bullying' in Whitehall in the wake of the [...]

Read full article: PM writes to every minister and top offi...→
Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

A tougher lockdown, higher taxes, a Prime Minister and a Health Secretary facing court for running a jobs-for-the-boys Government and a Home Secretary who ‘uni [...]

Read full article: Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti P...→
Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson had stuck his neck out to save her from the sack last week after she was found to have bullied civil servants. But there is now speculation that [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel o...→
Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

EXCLUSIVE: Priti Patel, who was appointed in July 2019, has controversially refused to quit as Home Secretary after herself being found to have bullied and swo [...]

Read full article: Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sack...→
Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Letters: Boris Johnson cannot wave aside an independent report into Priti Patel’s behaviour, writes Dr Anthony Isaacs, while Steve Colbey takes issue with the [...]

Read full article: Bullying ministers have no place in gove...→
Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel rounds on deportation critics

Priti Patel, the home secretary, has accused the Labour Party of defending murderers, rapists and drug dealers after opposition MPs demanded that the governmen [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel rounds on deportation critic...→
Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdramatic nonsense says RICHARD MADELEY

President Harry S. Truman didn't mince his words. After he sensationally sacked General MacArthur, his hugely popular commander in Korea (who insanely wanted p [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel's 'bullying' saga is overdra...→
Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

Mandarins stick knife into boss during Priti Patel ‘peace talks’

It was meant to be the meeting in which the Home Office’s top official reassured senior civil servants that, whether or not Priti Patel had bullied them, they [...]

Read full article: Mandarins stick knife into boss during P...→
France to double migrant patrols

France to double migrant patrols

The number of gendarmes patrolling French beaches will double as a result of an agreement reached by the home secretary and her French counterpart to prevent m [...]

Read full article: France to double migrant patrols...→
Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Migrant crossings: A timeline of key events and issues in 2020

Following Home Secretary Priti Patel’s announcement, the PA news agency recaps some of the biggest developments around migrant crossings in 2020.

Read full article: Migrant crossings: A timeline of key eve...→
Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?

Next Wednesday, 2 December, as lockdown lifts but most of the population continues to avoid travel and steers clear of each other, the government will lock sev [...]

Read full article: Can the Home Office be de-radicalised?...→
Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should stop whining and do their jobs – FREDERICK FORSYTH

THE ongoing vendetta between the senior mandarins of the Home Office and their minister Priti Patel would be hilarious if it did not cast a light upon the prof [...]

Read full article: Well-paid Whitehall snowflakes should st...→
Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Patel sends a dangerous signal about bullying and power | Press and Journal

There is a moment in the current series of the Crown, in which brisk, no-nonsense Margaret Thatcher, distraught at the fact that her “favourite” child, son Mar [...]

Read full article: Catherine Deveney: Not sacking Priti Pat...→
Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws after 6-year-old was killed by great-grandad

TOUGH new laws on air rifles are on the cards after a six-year-old lad was shot and killed by his great-grandad. Home Secretary Priti Patel was said to have gi [...]

Read full article: Home Sec backs tough air rifle laws afte...→
Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' for standing by Priti Patel over bullying

Keir Starmer accused the PM of a 'clean sweep' of breaches of ethics rules, including leaking, misuse of taxpayers' cash and harassment

Read full article: Boris Johnson says 'I make no apology' f...→
Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high price for standing by bullying Priti Patel

The decision by Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister, not to sack the Home Secretary, Priti Patel, over a damning report by Sir Alex Allan, an independent advisor [...]

Read full article: Alban Maginness: PM will pay a high pric...→
Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

Home Office seeks candidate for job 'actively tackling bullying'

The Home Office is looking for a Head of Strategy - someone whose responsibilities would include tackling bullying in the department - after Priti Patel was fo [...]

Read full article: Home Office seeks candidate for job 'act...→
Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a word lazy gits use to dodge criticism?

AN official report has concluded that Home Secretary Priti Patel broke the ministerial code after “shouting, screaming and swearing” at civil ­servants. A sour [...]

Read full article: Was Priti Patel a bully, or is it just a...→
If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’ then so is our democracy itself

The Home Secretary is under fire thanks to an alarmingly subjective accusation – one defined by the Leftists who dominate our institutions

Read full article: If Priti Patel is demoted for ‘bullying’...→
Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

Christmas is a logistical challenge as well as a public health one

A major festival in a country is not only an opportunity for families to get together: it is also a huge logistical undertaking that tests a nation's transport [...]

Read full article: Christmas is a logistical challenge as w...→
Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows just how infantile politics has become

I HAVEN’T watched Question Time in aeons, and after last week’s effort, I remember why, dominated as it was, at a time of health, Brexit and…

Read full article: Stuart Waiton: Priti Patel outrage shows...→
Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

Priti Patel undermined as Nicky Morgan denounces Civil Service's 'shocking' conduct

PRITI PATEL was "shockingly" undermined by Home Office officials, Nicky Morgan claimed as she warned of serious "culture problems" between mandarins and minist [...]

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The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The Reader: Another day, another fiasco for Boris Johnson

The catalogue of disasters over which Boris Johnson has presided lengthens on an almost daily basis. This latest fiasco involving Priti Patel is typical.

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You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

You can disagree with someone without effing and blinding at them, says VANESSA FELTZ

I'M WORRIED about Priti Patel's "ally" and what he or she said in defence of the Home Secretary's conduct, the stand-out detail of which is that she told civil [...]

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How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

How Boris Johnson’s hypocrisy could come back to bite him

From Dominic Cummings to Priti Patel, this government is failing to practice what it preaches – and the public has noticed, writes Sean O’Grady

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Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

Priti Patel vows 'fundamental reform' of Britain's asylum system

The Home Secretary pledged to shake up refugee laws to make it easier to expel migrants who do not have a legitimate right to stay in the UK.

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'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

'Priti Patel's survival in the Cabinet mocks the PM's bullying pledge'

Last Friday – in anti-bullying week – Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke with precedent and refused to sack Priti Patel after she was accused of bullying civil [...]

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Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

Boris Johnson issues 'no place for bullying' letter backing Priti Patel

The Prime Minister was charged with hypocrisy after refusing to sack his Home Secretary for bullying and then issuing a letter saying he will not stand for the [...]

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Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

Letters: Response to Priti Patel would have been different had she been a Labour minister

IF Priti Patel was a Labour Minister, the reaction to the Allan inquiry into her conduct at the Home Office would be very different.

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PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

PM writes to every minister and top official after Priti Patel probe

Boris Johnson has written to every Government minister and civil service mandarin to tell them there is 'no place for bullying' in Whitehall in the wake of the [...]

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Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

Shameless PM demands 'no place for bullying' despite keeping Priti Patel in job

The Prime Minister shifted the burden to ministers and officials to stop bullying - days after he tolerated it by refusing to sack Home Secretary Priti Patel

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Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

Andy Richardson: 'Home Secretary Priti Patel has ridden the storm by being the Prit that Sticks'

A tougher lockdown, higher taxes, a Prime Minister and a Health Secretary facing court for running a jobs-for-the-boys Government and a Home Secretary who ‘uni [...]

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Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson says ‘there is no place for bullying’ despite refusing to sack Priti Patel

Boris Johnson has told all government departments to ensure “there is no place for bullying” – just days after refusing to sack Priti Patel for abusing her sta [...]

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Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

Priti Patel's refusal to go is a blow to the integrity of government | Alistair Graham

As a former chair of the committee on standards in public life, I’m in no doubt that her bullying is a resigning matter, says Alistair Graham

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Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson 'will demote Priti Patel over asylum crisis'

Boris Johnson had stuck his neck out to save her from the sack last week after she was found to have bullied civil servants. But there is now speculation that [...]

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Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

Who will rid us of this Uncivil Service and snooty mandarins?

EVERYONE knows the Home Office is “f***ing useless”, from the snooty mandarins who run it to the Home Secretaries who are run by it. Priti Patel, unforgivably [...]

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Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

Bully Priti Patel's Home Office has sacked 12 staff in two years- for bullying

EXCLUSIVE: Priti Patel, who was appointed in July 2019, has controversially refused to quit as Home Secretary after herself being found to have bullied and swo [...]

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Video: Priti Patel apologises for her 'behaviour' amid bullying row | Daily Mail Online

Home Secretary Priti Patel says sorry that her 'behaviou'r has upset people amid bullying row of civil servants and states that she 'never intentionally' set o [...]

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Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Bullying ministers have no place in government | Letters

Letters: Boris Johnson cannot wave aside an independent report into Priti Patel’s behaviour, writes Dr Anthony Isaacs, while Steve Colbey takes issue with the [...]

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Bullying in government – cartoon

Bullying in government – cartoon

Amid the Priti Patel bullying row, Boris Johnson has been accused of acting illegally over Covid-related appointments

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