Tom Goodenough

Is the EU cooking the books on tackling climate change?

16 July 2020 8:35 pm

When it comes to tackling climate change, the EU has always been eager to talk the talk. In 2011, the…

Boohoo, BLM and the price of virtue signalling

9 July 2020 1:25 am

If companies were judged on what they said rather than what they did, business would be booming for Boohoo. In the…

Now isn't the time for an NHS pay rise

4 July 2020 4:28 pm

Across Britain, the rainbow pictures are coming down. But in some houses, they are being replaced with new, more political…

Revealed: What ‘Black Lives Matter’ really stands for

25 June 2020 3:07 am

Anyone worth listening to agrees that black lives matter. But what does the organisation ‘Black Lives Matter’ stand for? Worryingly,…

Footballers should get to their feet – not 'take the knee'

18 June 2020 6:11 pm

It’s hard to argue that English football is chronically racist. Unlike in many boardrooms up and down Britain, there are…

Why schools haven't shut yet in response to coronavirus

18 March 2020 3:09 am

One of the big sources of confusion in the Government’s latest advice on coronavirus is about schools. You don’t have…

Quassem Soleimani’s terror lives on for Israelis

5 February 2020 10:54 pm

Quassem Soleimani is dead but in Israel fear of his warped legacy lives on. The Iranian general was key to…

Boris vs Corbyn: the key seats to watch on election night

10 December 2019 9:04 pm

Will Boris Johnson return to Downing Street on Friday? Or will it be prime minister Jeremy Corbyn? There are now only…

‘This country will never be cowed’: Boris responds to London Bridge attack

30 November 2019 5:07 am

Boris Johnson has just released a statement in response to the terrorist attack at London Bridge this afternoon. Several people…

Ten seats that could win or lose the election for the Tories

30 October 2019 9:12 pm

Will the Tories’ election gamble pay off? Or will Boris Johnson follow in the footsteps of his predecessor and regret…

Britain heading for 12 December snap election

30 October 2019 7:02 am

Britain is heading for an election on 12 December. MPs are currently voting to confirm the Government’s preferred date for…

Boris Johnson wins the Tory leadership race

23 July 2019 9:05 pm

Boris Johnson will be Britain’s new prime minister after winning the Tory leadership race. Boris picked up 92,153 votes, or…

Operation Stop Boris is backfiring. Again

30 May 2019 2:41 am

As the race to replace Theresa May heats up, Operation Stop Boris is now in full swing. Boris Johnson remains…

MPs reject soft Brexit options in Commons vote

2 April 2019 8:09 am

MPs have once again failed to reach an agreement on their preferred Brexit option. The Commons rejected a customs union…

MPs vote to take back control of Brexit process

26 March 2019 9:17 am

MPs have decisively backed Oliver Letwin’s amendment, handing them control of the parliamentary timetable on Wednesday in order to hold a…

What happened when an innocent Christian preacher was accused of Islamophobia?

16 March 2019 9:00 am

Being a street preacher can be a thankless business. Since moving to Britain from Nigeria nine years ago, 64-year-old Oluwole…