Robert Peston

Theresa May could be gone by the first week of June

9 May 2019 5:30 pm

The 1922 executive committee thinks it has finally laid a surefire trap for Theresa May – by securing a promise from…

When will Theresa May be removed by her party?

7 May 2019 10:48 pm

I understand Sir Graham Brady – chairman of the 1922 committee and therefore representative of all Tory MPs – expects…

Britain’s Brexit fate is now in Emmanuel Macron’s hands

9 April 2019 3:30 am

Our Brexit fate is in the hands of France’s president Macron – which is “not a wholly comfortable state of…

Could Theresa May cancel Brexit?

8 April 2019 7:26 pm

Is the de facto Brexit default now revoking Article 50 this week rather than a no-deal Brexit on 12 April?…

Has a Brexit breakthrough been reached at last?

5 April 2019 4:36 pm

There has been considerable and widespread cynicism about the talks between the Government and Labour about a compromise that could…

A no-deal Brexit or general election are now likelier than ever

30 March 2019 5:01 am

Maybe I am simply in the thrall of the powerful emotions manifested by MPs in their debate on Friday, but…

Theresa May’s offer to the DUP

18 March 2019 6:33 am

The prime minister’s frantic last attempt to persuade Northern Ireland’s DUP to back her third meaningful vote on Tuesday involves…

We’re now heading for a no-deal Brexit – but not just yet

13 March 2019 7:26 am

A member of the Cabinet uttered just one word to me about this latest humiliating defeat for the Prime Minister…

If anyone knows May’s secret plan, it’s Philip

12 January 2019 9:00 am

As a hack who lived and breathed the financial crisis, you might think that at the start of 2008 and…

Corbyn knows elections are won on social media but the Tories have barely logged on

18 November 2017 9:00 am

There is a naive belief at the top of government that because the Tories are only a fart’s yard behind…