Labour Has Demanded An Explanation For Why Ministers Apparently Ignored Fire Safety Warnings
Labour's shadow housing secretary has written to ask about allegations made by BBC Panorama that four ministers ignored warnings that fire safety regulations were inadequate for high-rise residential buildings.
The Evening Standard Published An Advert From A "Pray The Gay Away" Church
The newspaper printed an advert for an event organised by the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, whose founder has published prayers aiming to "free" people from "homosexuality, lesbianism, masturbation, [and] prostitution".
A Former Number 10 Aide Stopped Offering "Paid Access" To Government Special Advisers
Daniel Korski's company Public.io was going to offer access to government advisers to tech companies as part of their remunerated services, but deleted the names from their website after inquiries from BuzzFeed News.
Black And Minority Ethnic Civil Servants In The Foreign Office Earn £10,000 Less Than Their White Colleagues
The Public and Commercial Services Union warned that "the message the FCO is sending round the world is black staff are of less value and the civil service isn't serious about equality", following the release of new data on staff pay.
This Enthusiastically Pro-Brexit Labour MP Is Now At War With Her Local Party
After appearing on a boat with Nigel Farage during the EU referendum campaign and openly celebrating Brexit, Kate Hoey faces members of her local party plotting to oust her – but the Vauxhall MP told BuzzFeed News she isn't going anywhere.