Boris Johnson is not as qualified to deal with national security crises as Jeremy Hunt, the de-facto deputy prime minister has warned.
Sir Vince Cable has said he is in talks with a number of Tory and Labour MPs about joining the Liberal Democrats.
Prime minister hopeful Jeremy Hunt has received an important endorsement in the Tory leadership race – from his 99-year-old great aunt.
Choosing Boris Johnson as prime minister would be disastrous for the Conservatives, particularly in Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
More than half of Scottish voters would vote to leave the UK if Boris Johnson becomes prime minister, a new poll suggests.
Tory MP Chris Davies could face a joint Liberal Democrat and Plaid Cymru threat in a by-election triggered by his ousting in a recall petition.
The Conservative Party could face off against a joint Liberal Democrat and Plaid Cymru bid in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election triggered by the ousting of Tory MP Chris Davies.
Boris Johnson has confirmed his status as the favourite to be the next prime minister with a commanding victory in the second round of voting in the Tory leadership race.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has launched his leadership campaign, saying he is “uniquely qualified” to lead the country through the “challenges” ahead.
Tory leadership contender Michael Gove has said it is “insane” to have policies skewed towards the wealthy, before calling rival Boris Johnson’s tax proposal “mistaken”.
More candidates in the Conservative Party leadership race are launching their campaigns.
The Conservatives are not guaranteed a win at the next general election simply by delivering Brexit, one of the party’s leadership contenders has warned.
Ten candidates have secured the necessary nominations to enter the first round of voting in the Tory leadership race.
Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey has accused MPs trying to prevent Brexit of “tearing up 400 years of history”, as she defended her right to prorogue Parliament to leave the EU without a deal if she became Prime Minister.
The Conservative leadership race is ramping up ahead of nominations opening on Monday as the contenders continue to declare their credentials for the top job.
Theresa May has ended her turbulent reign as Tory leader as rivals to replace her step up their campaigns.
Theresa May’s tenure as leader of the Conservative Party ends at 5pm on June 7 after just over 1,000 days as Prime Minister.
Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt has stepped up his warning that the party faces being destroyed in a general election unless it can deliver Brexit.
Theresa May will formally stand down as Tory leader on Friday – although she will carry on as Prime Minister and acting party leader until a successor is in place.
Andrea Leadsom has said she would declare a climate emergency if she became prime minister.
Nominations in the race for the Conservative leadership will open on Monday, with 11 contenders so far setting out their intention to stand.
The race for the Conservative leadership is gathering pace with 13 contenders now declared in the contest to succeed Theresa May in No 10.
A free media is an essential “pillar of a thriving society”, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has insisted.
Tory leadership candidate Rory Stewart has said he would “argue heart and soul” against Scottish independence.
Hospital staff should have the cost of parking at work refunded, the Scottish Conservatives have said.
The Scottish Conservatives are consulting on proposed legislation to enable judges to tougher sentences on some murderers and rapists.
The race for Number 10 is heating up as several prominent Tories have thrown their hats in the ring for the top job.
Environment Secretary Michael Gove will enter the race to be next Prime Minister on Sunday as the fight for the Tory crown showed signs of turning increasingly bitter.
A flurry of Tory big hitters have entered the race to be next Prime Minister as the battle for Downing Street showed signs of turning bitter.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has claimed his business background will help resolve Brexit as the Tory leadership race fired up with Rory Stewart launching a strongly- worded attack on front-runner Boris Johnson.