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Laura Hughes
Political Correspondent, Financial Times laura.hughes@ft.com
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The Secret Barrister 19h
I think it should be mandatory. We can call it “Laura’s Law”.
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Laura Hughes 21h
Both of these are absolutely fascinating. Feeling ready for jury service!
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Laura Hughes Aug 9
This report from into abuse of pupils at Ampleforth and Downside, over the course of 40 years, is so distressing I'm struggling to get to the end of it. file:///C:/Users/laura.hughes/Downloads/Ampleforth%20and%20Downside%20Investigation%20Report%20August%202018.pdf
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Laura Hughes Aug 8
Exc: Only four UK government departments detail parental leave and pay policies on their external websites. ⁦⁩ has written to the PM and called for greater transparency.
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Laura Hughes Aug 8
NEW: The Conservative party has set out a new goal to have all shortlists for prospective MPs equally split between male and female candidates.
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Laura Hughes Aug 8
Replying to @Laura_K_Hughes
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Laura Hughes Aug 8
Exc: Only four UK government departments detail parental leave and pay policies on their external websites. ⁦⁩ has written to the PM and called for greater transparency.
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Laura Hughes Aug 8
Exc: Proposals to ban junk food advertising on public transport in London would wipe £13.3m a year from Transport for London’s advertising revenue. Mayors office points out that obesity-related conditions are estimated to cost the NHS £6.1bn a year.
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Laura Hughes Aug 7
Theresa May on Boris Johnson's suggestion that Muslim women wearing burkas “look like letter boxes”.
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Laura Hughes Aug 7
. tells FT: "Staying in the news — especially if it involves spouting the kind of politically incorrect stuff that appeals to sections of the Tory grassroots — keeps him in the contest to be their next leader.”
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Laura Hughes Aug 6
EXC: PPS pressured Tory MPs into voting for four amendments designed to harden Theresa May’s Brexit negotiating stance.
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Chris Cook Aug 1
A clerk has told Newsnight that Keith Vaz criticised her as being bad at her job because she was not a mother.
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Laura Hughes Jul 24
NEW: Michael Gove comes under fire from business leaders after he labelled FTSE heads “complacent” and said he assumed they were “probably wrong”.
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BBC Parliament Jul 22
Got your summer reading sorted out? No idea what to take to the beach? Get advice from the experts on BBC Parliament's BOOKtalk summer special with , , and – at 8pm tonight.
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George Kyriakos Jul 19
Tomorrow’s ( ) paper, today
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Financial Times Jul 20
Just published: front page of the Financial Times international edition Saturday July 21
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Laura Hughes Jul 20
Bravo wonderful staff on my flight into London this evening. Woman was absolutely terrified during some bad turbulence and two of them came over to hold her hand and talk her through it. Very impressive! ✈️✈️✈️
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Laura Hughes Jul 20
Theresa May asked about Julian Smith whipping debacle. She says it was an “honest mistake.”
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Laura Hughes Jul 20
Theresa May hits back at Brexiters who claim too much has been made of border issue. PM says it would be wrong to wash our hands of responsibility and that not seeking a solution would be a betrayal of Northern Ireland. She says she can’t accept EU’s current backstop proposals.
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Laura Hughes Jul 20
As we leave the European Union, making sure it works for every part of the UK is an “absolute priority”, Theresa May says during speech in Belfast.
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