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#john major

# john-major - Thursday 26 September, 2019

John Major accuses Boris Johnson of 'wilfully' destroying prospects of Brexit agreement

The former prime minister said Johnson was whipping up “fear and anger” for electoral purposes.

# john-major - Thursday 5 September, 2019

John Major says Boris Johnson's advisers could 'poison the political atmosphere beyond repair'

The former prime minister took particular aim at Dominic Cummings, calling him a “political anarchist”.

# john-major - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Former British PM John Major threatens legal action if new UK leader suspends parliament over Brexit

The idea has been suggested during the Tory leadership campaign.

# john-major - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Article 50 should be revoked with immediate effect, John Major tells Dublin event

Leaver or remainer, no-one can welcome chaos, the former Conservative prime minister said.

# john-major - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Peace process 'under stress' by a Tory-DUP government - but May isn't worried

Prime Minister Theresa May’s response: her government still supports the peace process.

# john-major - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Simon and Leo beware - not everyone who inherits a country ends up enjoying it

Ruling a country without having been elected can be an endeavour fraught with danger.

# john-major - Saturday 30 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge A LOT of people were fooled by this disturbing tweet from a parody ITV account... Fool Me Once

# john-major - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Watch this former party leader call Tories 'b***ards' seven times in four minutes Going Blue This post contains videos

Watch this former party leader call Tories 'b***ards' seven times in four minutes

Paddy Ashdown is not familiar with being on the fence.

# john-major - Monday 25 August, 2014

Inside a Donnybrook church we learned about Albert Reynolds - a man worth recalling and remembering

Mourners gathered at the Church of Sacred Heart to remember a husband, a father, a politician and a man who never feared peace.

# john-major - Sunday 24 August, 2014

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was

Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.

# john-major - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Caption competition: What's John Major saying to Enda, as they lurk on the Albert Hall balcony?

‘Nice view’ … ‘Thanks, I had my hair done specially’.

# john-major - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Column: Let's consider Albert Reynolds' legacy on the anniversary of his election

Reynolds was in office less than three years, yet his legacy still resonates today, writes David McCann. So just what should we remember about one the country’s shortest serving leaders?

# john-major - Sunday 29 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge 8 political playboys (or, they fancied they were...) Philandering This post contains videos

8 political playboys (or, they fancied they were...)

Political powerhouses who like to think they have women falling at their feet (and some actually did).

# john-major - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Bombs scares and controlled explosion herald the Queen's historic visit to Ireland

It’s all systems go for Queen Elizabeth II’s first ever trip to the Republic. Enda Kenny says he hopes protesters don’t embarass the country as the eyes of the world’s media turn on Ireland.

# john-major - Monday 4 April, 2011

From The Daily Edge Jeremy Clarkson laughs off claims of affair and compares himself to Tiger Woods Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson laughs off claims of affair and compares himself to Tiger Woods

The Top Gear presenter has jokingly compared himself to the troubled golfer and denied claims that he has cheated on his wife of 18-years.

# john-major - Monday 28 February, 2011

The Seven Deadly Political Whodunits - books for Mary O'Rourke to draw inspiration from

The outgoing TD says she will write a political tell all. But what should she be reading for inspiration?