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Five ways the cost of living is rising – and how to get help if you’re struggling
Cost of living crisis

Five ways the cost of living is rising – and how to get help if you’re struggling

Rising prices are squeezing millions of households. We’ve broken down exactly what’s changing – and where to get help during the cost of living crisis.

Boris Johnson has joined TikTok – and it is not going very well
Social media

Boris Johnson has joined TikTok – and it is not going very well

“You won’t necessarily catch me dancing on this site” says the prime minister on his new social account.

Explained: Will the government’s Energy Bill deliver the green transition needed?
Energy Bill

Explained: Will the government’s Energy Bill deliver the green transition needed?

Campaigners have expressed concern that the Energy Bill won’t include sufficient measures for upscaling insulation and bringing down costs for households. Here’s what we know.

What we know about the new laws the government wants to introduce
Politics

What we know about the new laws the government wants to introduce

Anti-LTN candidates fail to make inroads in local elections
Local elections

Anti-LTN candidates fail to make inroads in local elections

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‘Ex-miners are voting Green’: Why the Green Party has made gains in industrial heartlands
Local elections

‘Ex-miners are voting Green’: Why the Green Party has made gains in industrial heartlands

Local elections 2022: your complete guide to the votes happening across the UK on May 5
Local elections

Local elections 2022: your complete guide to the votes happening across the UK on May 5

Former Tory minister reveals he’s voting for Labour in the local elections – and did in 1997 too
Local elections

Former Tory minister reveals he’s voting for Labour in the local elections – and did in 1997 too

Tory MP Neil Parish resigns after admitting twice watching porn in the House of Commons
Westminster sleaze

Tory MP Neil Parish resigns after admitting twice watching porn in the House of Commons

The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week
Politics

The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week

‘A full-fronted attack on our democracy’: New voter ID laws make it harder for young people to vote
Elections

‘A full-fronted attack on our democracy’: New voter ID laws make it harder for young people to vote

Government accused of ‘complacent disregard’ for taxpayers’ money over £5bn Covid loan fraud
Fraud

Government accused of ‘complacent disregard’ for taxpayers’ money over £5bn Covid loan fraud

Boris Johnson is now openly being called a liar by MPs in parliament
Partygate

Boris Johnson is now openly being called a liar by MPs in parliament

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Boris Johnson apologises for not realising his birthday party was a party
Partygate

Boris Johnson apologises for not realising his birthday party was a party

The UK wants to send asylum seekers to Rwanda. But what about its human rights record?
Asylum Seekers

The UK wants to send asylum seekers to Rwanda. But what about its human rights record?

Tory MPs who told Boris Johnson to resign in January are now backing him, despite lockdown fines
Partygate

Tory MPs who told Boris Johnson to resign in January are now backing him, despite lockdown fines

Partygate: MPs demand Boris Johnson resigns over breaking lockdown laws
partygate

Partygate: MPs demand Boris Johnson resigns over breaking lockdown laws

Will Boris Johnson resign?
Partygate

Will Boris Johnson resign?

Boris Johnson is getting fined over Downing Street parties. Here’s what he told Parliament.
Partygate

Boris Johnson is getting fined over Downing Street parties. Here’s what he told Parliament.

Register to vote: How to have your say in the upcoming elections
Elections

Register to vote: How to have your say in the upcoming elections

15 ways Rishi Sunak hiked tax while his family avoided it
Tax

15 ways Rishi Sunak hiked tax while his family avoided it

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Millions being spent to store wasted PPE could ease the cost of living crisis. Here’s how
cost of living crisis

Millions being spent to store wasted PPE could ease the cost of living crisis. Here’s how

Government defeated for third time in a row on attempt to ban ‘noisy’ protest
Policing bill

Government defeated for third time in a row on attempt to ban ‘noisy’ protest

Mental health, climate change, inequality: the priorities for Welsh future generations
Future Generations

Mental health, climate change, inequality: the priorities for Welsh future generations

Police to gain powers to dictate protest times, as Lords expected to concede on policing bill
Politics

Police to gain powers to dictate protest times, as Lords expected to concede on policing bill

‘Terrible for taxpayers’: Billions wasted on government PPE contracts, spending watchdog warns
Covid-19

‘Terrible for taxpayers’: Billions wasted on government PPE contracts, spending watchdog warns

Tory MPs had ‘champagne bash’ while families struggled to ‘afford energy price hike’
Cost of living crisis

Tory MPs had ‘champagne bash’ while families struggled to ‘afford energy price hike’

More than 270,000 pupils will have left school before special educational needs and disabilities paper takes effect
Education

More than 270,000 pupils will have left school before special educational needs and disabilities paper takes effect

Sunak ‘made political choice to plunge 1.3 million people into poverty’, chancellor told
cost of living crisis

Sunak ‘made political choice to plunge 1.3 million people into poverty’, chancellor told

Here’s what other countries are doing to ease the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Here’s what other countries are doing to ease the cost of living crisis

Rishi Sunak’s post-Budget photo opps have not gone well at all
Spring Budget

Rishi Sunak’s post-Budget photo opps have not gone well at all

‘A cup of water on a blazing fire’: Housing charities pan Sunak’s Spring Statement
spring budget

‘A cup of water on a blazing fire’: Housing charities pan Sunak’s Spring Statement

Spring Budget will leave low-income families ‘stranded,’ say anti-poverty campaigners
Spring Budget

Spring Budget will leave low-income families ‘stranded,’ say anti-poverty campaigners

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