Nicky Morgan

Nicky Morgan Reveals She Boycotts BBC Studios Over Online Abuse

Senior Tory says 'unflattering' lights lead to trolling.<p>Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>Nicky Morgan has revealed she refuses to be interviewed in regional …

Great Britain

It's Right That Parliament Has a Say in Brexit, Morgan Says

Pro-EU lawmaker Nicky Morgan, a member of the U.K.'s ruling Conservative Party and Chair of the House of Commons Treasury Committee, discusses …

Conservative Party

U.K.'s Morgan Says Banking's Gender Pay Gap Is a `Cultural Issue'

U.K. lawmaker Nicky Morgan, Chair of the House of Commons Treasury Committee and former Minister for Women and Equalities, discusses the gender pay …

Gender

Commons Confidential: Nicky Morgan’s wildly fluctuating vowels

Your weekly dose of gossip from around Westminster.<p><b>Nothing was too good</b> for the workers at a jovial Speaker’s House bash celebrating the TUC’s 150th …

Great Britain

Enter David Miliband, a modern Odysseus

David Miliband

David Miliband is branded a 'wrecker who doesn't even live in the UK' after he wades into British politics after five years away to call for the UK to stay in the EU single market post Brexit

• <b>David Miliband, Nick Clegg and Nicky Morgan are launching anti-Brexit drive</b>• <b><br>Demanding softer approach to avoid economic harm and keep soft Irish …

Great Britain

Isabel Hardman's Sunday Interviews Roundup - 13/05/18

Isabel Hardman is here with all the highlights of Sunday's political interviews. Today's contributions come from Alistair Campbell, Michael Gove, …

Michael Gove

Maths associations urge Nicky Morgan to think again over Year 7 resit tests | Tes News

Education secretary Nicky Morgan has proposed a <b>Year 7 “progress check”</b> for any pupil unable to reach the expected standard at the end of primary …

Education

Britain ‘held to ransom’ by Tories pushing for hard Brexit, Nicky Morgan warns in new alliance with Labour and Lib Dem heavyweights

Former cabinet minister Nicky Morgan is joining forces with Labour and Liberal Democrat heavyweights to warn that Britain is being “held to ransom” …

Great Britain

One head's challenge to Nicky Morgan: 'Take the new Sats and let's see if you meet the Year 6 standard'

A message from a primary school headteacher to education secretary Nicky Morgan: you have six minutes to answer the following questions. Work in …

Education

Prime Minister backs Nicky Morgan over TSB failings ahead of Treasury Select Committee grilling

The Prime Minister has backed Nicky Morgan's criticism of TSB after an IT meltdown left thousands of customers without access and in some cases gave …

Great Britain

Nicky Morgan demands answers over TSB meltdown

The chair of the influential Treasury Select Committee is demanding answers from TSB over its IT "meltdown", which has blocked consumers from …

Business (UK)

HMRC will be quizzed by Nicky Morgan's Treasury Select Committee over Lycamobile

The chair of the Treasury Select Committee has said she will look into reports suggesting that UK authorities did not raid a company, which was a …

Business (UK)

DfE scraps Nicky Morgan's 'landmark' character education scheme

Education secretary Justine Greening has scrapped a flagship nationwide scheme set up by her predecessor to promote character education in …

Education

Britain Launches Inquiry Into Money-Laundering With Focus on Property | World News | US News

FILE PHOTO: The City of London financial district is seen with office skyscrapers commonly known as 'Cheesegrater', 'Gherkin' and 'Walkie Talkie' …

Sergei Skripal

Women face uphill wage battle in British finance sector

There had never been much doubt that in London’s testosterone-fuelled financial sector female workers’ salaries lagged far behind those of their …

Gender

Brexit Bulletin: May pushes on

Good afternoon.<p>Theresa May mocked Labour at PMQs today for “trying to frustrate” the Brexit process “rather than trying to make it work”. Her Government, she boasted to MPs, was “delivering” on the referendum result. She’ll make that clear tomorrow by touring the United Kingdom selling her Brexit …

Treasury committee launches economic crime probe

London’s property market is becoming a ‘destination of choice’ for corruption and money laundering, an influential committee of MPs said today as it …

Law (UK)

Academies for all? Why the hell aren’t parents and teachers manning the barricades?!

<b>Rejoice! The Chancellor has delivered us from darkness! All schools to become academies! Parent governors abolished in favour of professionals with</b> …

Harry Potter

A&O among firms rethinking partner inclusion in pay gap figures as transparency clamour grows

A growing number of UK top 50 firms are considering whether to restate their gender pay gap figures with partner data included, as recent disclosures …

Law (UK)

Amanda Spielman profile: ‘I don’t want to become a workload problem’

"I’m not going to express every view I’ve ever had on day one,” Amanda Spielman says. She pauses. “Or even day five.”<p>It is already clear, five days …

Education

Ex-minister turned grand inquisitor is setting the pace in City’s hot seat

Downing Street

Aviva reverses on plan to drop preference shares after furious backlash

Aviva has backtracked on a controversial decision to cancel its high-dividend preference shares after receiving "strong criticism" from investors.<p>The City was furious after the FTSE 100 group said earlier this month that it had the right to cancel the shares, which tumbled on the announcement and …

Business

The Waugh Zone Friday March 23, 2018

The five things you need to know about politics today.<p><b>1 POISONING RELATIONS</b><p>Whatever confidential intelligence Theresa May shared with Angela Merkel …

Great Britain

'The Financial Ombudsman failed us – now we want our cases reviewed'

<i>Telegraph Money</i> readers are calling for the Financial Ombudsman Service to review their cases, after an undercover journalist appeared to show staff at the dispute resolution service failing to understand the financial services they were investigating.<p>The <i>Dispatches</i> documentary recorded an employee …

Finance

Brexiteers march on Nicky Morgan's Loughborough office calling for her resignation

Brexit supporters have called for Loughborough MP Nicky Morgan to resign during a protest rally outside her constituency office.<p>Campaigners bearing …

Great Britain

HSBC pays women 60pc less than men in the UK

Women who work for HSBC in the UK are paid 60pc less on average than men, the banking giant has disclosed.<p>The gender pay gap is one of the largest yet reported in Britain and will pile more pressure on firms to address pay disparities and to hire more women into senior roles.<p>HSBC said the size of …

Business

UK complaints body accused of bias in favour of banks

© Reuters. UK complaints body accused of bias in favour of banks<p>LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's public body for handling complaints about banks must …

Great Britain

Co-op Bank ex-chairman Flowers banned by British regulator

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Paul Flowers the former chairman of the Co-operative Bank leaves Leeds Magistrates' Court in Northern England<p>By Emma …

Investing

Why are banks getting away with misbehaving?

When is a crime a crime? I am thinking here of the wrongs committed by players in the financial markets, banks, brokers, financial advisers and the …

Opinion (UK)