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telegraph.co.uk 4 days ago
Could Jacob Rees-Mogg save the Scottish Conservatives?

Could Jacob Rees-Mogg save the Scottish Conservatives?

The leader of the House has provided Douglas Ross with a helpful jumping off point for a reinvigorated Party north of the border

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
‘Sticks in my craw!’ Martin Lewis rages at Rees-Mogg for ‘most upsetting’ Partygate claim

‘Sticks in my craw!’ Martin Lewis rages at Rees-Mogg for ‘most upsetting’ Partygate claim

MONEY Saving Expert founder Martin Lewis attacked Jacob Rees-Mogg for his position on the Partygate scandal and said he was "most upset" after hearing the Lead [...]

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scotsman.com 4 days ago
Being sneered at by slimy Rees-Mogg for calling out a discredited Prime Minister does Douglas Ross credit – Brian Wilson

Being sneered at by slimy Rees-Mogg for calling out a discredited Prime Minister does Douglas Ross credit – Brian Wilson

Would Boris Johnson, in other circumstances, have been a half-decent Prime Minister? We’ll never know and were never likely to find out.

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Letters: Rees-Mogg was right: Douglas Ross is a lightweight

Letters: Rees-Mogg was right: Douglas Ross is a lightweight

ONE can but chuckle watching Scottish Conservative MSPs line up to condemn their leader and call for his resignation over something that happened…

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thetimes.co.uk 5 days ago
Scottish Tories rally round Douglas Ross after Rees-Mogg attack

Scottish Tories rally round Douglas Ross after Rees-Mogg attack

The rift between the Scottish and UK Conservatives has deepened after Tory MSPs railed against one of Boris Johnson’s strongest allies for belittling their lea [...]

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independent.co.uk 5 days ago
Jacob Rees-Mogg says Covid inquiry should examine if lockdown rules were ‘too hard’

Jacob Rees-Mogg says Covid inquiry should examine if lockdown rules were ‘too hard’

Cabinet minister Jacob Rees-Mogg has suggested the Covid public inquiry must examine whether lockdown rules, including restrictions on funerals, were “too hard [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 5 days ago
Tory civil war rages as Jacob Rees-Mogg slams Douglas Ross

Tory civil war rages as Jacob Rees-Mogg slams Douglas Ross

The Conservative Party is in open civil war today after Jacob Rees-Mogg labelled the Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross a 'lightweight figure'.

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Jacob Rees-Mogg brands Douglas Ross political 'lightweight' after he calls for Boris Johnson's resignation

Jacob Rees-Mogg brands Douglas Ross political 'lightweight' after he calls for Boris Johnson's resignation

The leader of the House of Commons has dubbed Douglas Ross "a lightweight" after he called for the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to resign. Jacob

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express.co.uk 5 days ago
'Having a laugh!?' BBC Newsnight viewers slam Jacob Rees-Mogg for defending Boris Johnson

'Having a laugh!?' BBC Newsnight viewers slam Jacob Rees-Mogg for defending Boris Johnson

BBC NEWSNIGHT viewers have slammed Jacob Rees-Mogg for defending Boris Johnson after the Prime Minister was forced to apologise for attending a 'bring your own [...]

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lbc.co.uk 6 days ago
'I don't think he's a big figure': Rees-Mogg shares view on Scot Tory leader Douglas Ross

'I don't think he's a big figure': Rees-Mogg shares view on Scot Tory leader Douglas Ross

Jacob Rees-Mogg delivered a swipe at the Scottish Conservative leader tonight, saying Douglas Ross has 'never been a supporter of the Prime Minister,' adding ' [...]

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scotsman.com 6 days ago
Michael Gove has been accused of ‘belittling’ Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross who has told Boris Johnson to resign.

Michael Gove has been accused of ‘belittling’ Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross who has told Boris Johnson to resign.

Amid the Downing Street Scandal, Michael Gove has been accused of ‘belittling’ Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross who has told Boris Johnson to resign.

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express.co.uk 6 days ago
'Good leader, clear principles!' Rees-Mogg throws weight behind Boris in desperate defence

'Good leader, clear principles!' Rees-Mogg throws weight behind Boris in desperate defence

JACOB REES-MOGG has thrown his full weight behind Prime Minister Boris Johnson's credibility amid a raft of alleged COVID-19 rule-busting parties which could b [...]

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express.co.uk 7 days ago
Scottish Tory leader insists Boris 'must RESIGN' if he lied about Downing Street party

Scottish Tory leader insists Boris 'must RESIGN' if he lied about Downing Street party

SCOTTISH Conservative leader Douglas Ross has insisted Boris Johnson "must resign" if he misled Parliament and breached his own Government's Covid rules by att [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 4 hours ago
Ex Scottish Tory leader and journalist Ruth Davidson joins Times Radio

Ex Scottish Tory leader and journalist Ruth Davidson joins Times Radio

Former MSP Ruth Davidson (pictured), who now sits in the House of Lords, is announced as the new presenter of Times Radio's Friday afternoon show after the dep [...]

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scotsman.com 2 days ago
Scottish Conservatives must split from UK party or never win power, says former MSP

Scottish Conservatives must split from UK party or never win power, says former MSP

The Scottish Conservatives are doomed to decades of opposition and just a quarter of the seats in Holyrood if it fails to split with the UK party, a former MSP [...]

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express.co.uk 4 days ago
Rees-Mogg defends Boris: Lockdown rules may have been 'too hard' to obey

Rees-Mogg defends Boris: Lockdown rules may have been 'too hard' to obey

JACOB Rees-Mogg says coronavirus lockdown rules may have been "too hard" as he defended Boris Johnson in the row over allegations of Downing Street partying.

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scotsman.com 4 days ago
Former party figure calls existence of Scottish Conservatives 'threat to union'

Former party figure calls existence of Scottish Conservatives 'threat to union'

For one former senior figure, the situation is stark – the existence of the Scottish Conservative Party in its current form is a “massive threat” to the union.

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Iain Macwhirter: Is Douglas Ross ready to declare UDI for the Scottish Conservatives?

Iain Macwhirter: Is Douglas Ross ready to declare UDI for the Scottish Conservatives?

We didn't think he had it in him. The diminutive, in a political sense, leader of the Scottish Conservatives, Douglas Ross, has finally made his…

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scotsman.com 5 days ago
Downing Street garden party: Jacob Rees-Mogg 'wrong' to describe Douglas Ross as lightweight, says former MSP

Downing Street garden party: Jacob Rees-Mogg 'wrong' to describe Douglas Ross as lightweight, says former MSP

Jacob Rees-Mogg was “wrong” to describe Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross as a lightweight, former MSP Adam Tomkins has said as a split looms in the pa [...]

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express.co.uk 5 days ago
Jacob Rees-Mogg sparks ANOTHER Tory civil war as Douglas Ross swipe splits party

Jacob Rees-Mogg sparks ANOTHER Tory civil war as Douglas Ross swipe splits party

JACOB REES-MOG has sparked another Tory civil war after a swipe at Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross splits the party.

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Rees-Mogg in 'lightweight' swipe at Douglas Ross as internal Tory battle erupts

Rees-Mogg in 'lightweight' swipe at Douglas Ross as internal Tory battle erupts

JACOB Rees-Mogg has branded the leader of the Scottish Conservatives as “a lightweight” figure after he called on Boris Johnson to resign.

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scotsman.com 6 days ago
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross 'not a big figure', says Jacob Rees-Mogg

Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross 'not a big figure', says Jacob Rees-Mogg

Amid the Downing Street Scandal, Jacob Rees-Mogg has said that Douglas Ross – who has told Boris Johnson to resign – ‘is not a big figure’.

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telegraph.co.uk 7 days ago
Scottish Tory leader can either stick, twist or resign to send a clear message about Partygate

Scottish Tory leader can either stick, twist or resign to send a clear message about Partygate

With No 10 hit by another lockdown party scandal, Douglas Ross now has a chance to use one of three aces up his sleeve – which will he pick?

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independent.co.uk 7 days ago
Johnson must resign if he broke lockdown rules says Scottish Conservatives leader

Johnson must resign if he broke lockdown rules says Scottish Conservatives leader

The leader of Scottish Conservatives, Douglas Ross, has said Boris Johnson must resign if he broke lockdown rules, and called on him to immediately confirm whe [...]

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Former Scottish Tory leader Baroness Davidson ‘excited’ by new radio show

Former Scottish Tory leader Baroness Davidson ‘excited’ by new radio show

Former Scottish Tory leader Baroness Davidson has told how her new job hosting a live radio show “feels like coming home”.

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express.co.uk 3 days ago
Downing St drinking culture is eyebrow-raising regardless of pandemic - JACOB REES MOGG

Downing St drinking culture is eyebrow-raising regardless of pandemic - JACOB REES MOGG

THE Prime Minister was right to apologise on Wednesday for the goings-on in Downing Street during lockdown. Although it would be a mistake to pre-empt Sue Gray [...]

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express.co.uk 4 days ago
Sturgeon poised to cash in as Rees-Mogg scores Scottish independence own goal - ‘Madness’

Sturgeon poised to cash in as Rees-Mogg scores Scottish independence own goal - ‘Madness’

NICOLA STURGEON is predicted to receive a boost in her quest for Scottish Independence after Jacob Rees-Mogg labelled Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross a "ligh [...]

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express.co.uk 5 days ago
'What if another photo comes out?' Rees-Mogg squirms as partying claims threaten Johnson

'What if another photo comes out?' Rees-Mogg squirms as partying claims threaten Johnson

JACOB Rees-Mogg was left on the spot as he was asked if Dominic Cummings has "more photos" to use against Boris Johnson as Jeremy Kyle admitted to being mystif [...]

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Covid Rules Might Have Been 'Too Hard On People', Says Jacob Rees-Mogg

Covid Rules Might Have Been 'Too Hard On People', Says Jacob Rees-Mogg

Boris Johnson is facing calls from Tory MPs to resign after admitting he attended a No.10 garden party during lockdown.

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telegraph.co.uk 5 days ago
Jacob Rees-Mogg hits back at 'lightweight figure' Douglas Ross over 'Partygate' comments

Jacob Rees-Mogg hits back at 'lightweight figure' Douglas Ross over 'Partygate' comments

Douglas Ross called for Boris Johnson to resign after he admitted attending a Downing Street party during the UK's Covid lockdown

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express.co.uk 5 days ago

Jacob Rees-Mogg: How young MP dreamt of one day becoming prime minister

JACOB REES-MOGG has been an MP for North East Somerset since 2010 but the politician has long harboured dreams of becoming prime minister. How did he get to wh [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 5 days ago
Boris Johnson latest news: Tories at war after Jacob Rees-Mogg brands Scottish party leader a ‘lightweight’

Boris Johnson latest news: Tories at war after Jacob Rees-Mogg brands Scottish party leader a ‘lightweight’

Tories are at war this morning after Jacob Rees-Mogg branded the leader of the Scottish Conservatives "lightweight" over his calls for PM to resign.

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express.co.uk 5 days ago
BBC Newsnight: Jacob Rees-Mogg slams rebel Douglass Ross as ‘lightweight figure’

BBC Newsnight: Jacob Rees-Mogg slams rebel Douglass Ross as ‘lightweight figure’

JACOB REES-MOGG has slammed Douglas Ross as a "lightweight figure" after the Scottish Conservative leader called for Boris Johnson to resign over the Downing S [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 5 days ago
Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross belittled by ministers after calling for prime minister to quit

Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross belittled by ministers after calling for prime minister to quit

Senior UK Tories risk stoking a civil war within the party by disparaging Douglas Ross as “not a big figure” after the Scottish leader called on Boris Johnson [...]

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lbc.co.uk 6 days ago
Not an 'easy day' for Boris Johnson: Jacob Rees-Mogg defends PM in partygate scandal

Not an 'easy day' for Boris Johnson: Jacob Rees-Mogg defends PM in partygate scandal

House of Commons leader Jacob Rees-Mogg has defended Boris Johnson after the PM was forced to issue a humiliating apology over a party in the garden of No10 du [...]

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lbc.co.uk 7 days ago
Scottish Tory leader: Boris Johnson must resign if he broke Covid rules

Scottish Tory leader: Boris Johnson must resign if he broke Covid rules

Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross has said Boris Johnson must resign if he’s found to have broken the law or misled Parliament over parties in the Downing Stre [...]

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scotsman.com 7 days ago
Former Scottish Tories leader Ruth Davidson says public 'rightly furious' as she questions 'what tf' over BYOB party

Former Scottish Tories leader Ruth Davidson says public 'rightly furious' as she questions 'what tf' over BYOB party

Vladimir Putin's meddling in Bosnia is latest sign of his grand strategy against the West – Bernard Jenkin MP... Covid Scotland: Parents told to only apply for [...]

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