Tag: The Times

Police press for Huhne charges

Police are urging prosecutors to bring proceedings against Eastleigh’s MP Chris Huhne and his former wife Vicky Pryce according to The Times. The newspaper claims that Essex police believe they have enough evidence to charge the Cabinet Minister with speeding and perverting the course of justice and that his ex wife should also face the…

Questions raised on Huhne partner

Eastleigh’s controversial MP Chris Huhne seems to be linked to more questions this time relating to his former press officer and partner Carina Trimingham. In a front page story in today’s edition of The Times Ms Trimingham is reported to have been offering prospective employers access to contacts in the cabinet and government. In her…

Keith House in ‘Open revolt’

Keith House has signed a letter to The Times newspaper attacking the speed and scale of spending cuts and criticising Communities Secretary Eric Pickles. The leader of Eastleigh council joined 17 fellow Lib Dem leaders and 71 local party heads to pen what The Times has described as an ‘open revolt’ and a ‘serious blow…