HENRY DEEDES: Dodger Dave was as slippery as a bar of soap in a hot bath

Even in the deepest, darkest swamps of the Amazon rainforest, can there be an eel as slithery, as slippery, as David Cameron? The ex-prime minister was grilled yesterday by the Treasury committee over his involvement in Greensill, the defunct lender on whose behalf he sent all those creepy-crawly texts. Pinning the former PM down was like … Read more

David Cameron faces grilling by MPs over lobbying for Greensill

A dressed-down David Cameron left his London home today as he braces for a grilling from MPs over his lobbying for collapsed finance firm Greensill Capital. The former PM is facing hours of gruelling back-to-back hearings with the Commons Treasury and Public Accounts committees as he defends his activities. Earlier this week the Treasury Committee released … Read more

ALEX BRUMMER: Greensill was a scandal on an epic scale. Yet STILL our watchdogs failed to bark 

Visitors ushered into the inner sanctum of Greensill Capital’s offices on the Strand in central London could have been forgiven for thinking they were meeting a world statesman. Behind the desk of founder Lex Greensill was a wall of photos of the Aussie son of a sugar-beet farmer in the company of political leaders including … Read more

David Cameron’s 62 messages to former colleagues pleading for help for Lex Greensill

David Cameron texted ministers and officials 62 times as he desperately lobbied for Greensill Capital, it was revealed yesterday. The former prime minister also made 11 phone calls and sent 12 emails to some of the most senior figures in the Government and the Bank of England during the four-month bombardment. He even turned to … Read more

Lex Greensill will be grilled on David Cameron lobbying TODAY: Former PM faces fresh embarrassment

Lex Greensill will be grilled on David Cameron lobbying TODAY: Former Prime Minister faces fresh embarrassment as financier speaks out for the first time since scandal erupted David Cameron braced for fresh embarrassment as his financier boss will speak Lex Greensill has not spoken publicly since the collapse of his lending firm It triggered a … Read more

David Cameron will be grilled by MPs next week over the Greensill lobbying row

David Cameron will be grilled by MPs next week over the Greensill lobbying row Finance boss Lex Greensill to appear before the Treasury committee on Tuesday Paid advisor David Cameron urged Rishi Sunak to lend millions to Greensill firm Company subsequently filed for insolvency, threatening thousands of UK jobs  By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 22:00 … Read more

Ex-PM David Cameron has ‘all but abandoned’ plans for a £750million UK-China investment fund

Ex-prime minister David Cameron has ‘all but abandoned’ plans for a £750million UK-China investment fund amid rapidly cooling relationship between London and Beijing Mr Cameron had high hopes of launching £750m UK-China investment fund It would capitalise on Beijing’s ever increasing economic might But four years after first being mentioned the scheme has been put … Read more

Ex-PM David Cameron has ‘all but abandoned’ plans for a £750million UK-China investment fund

Ex-prime minister David Cameron has ‘all but abandoned’ plans for a £750million UK-China investment fund amid rapidly cooling relationship between London and Beijing Mr Cameron had high hopes of launching £750m UK-China investment fund It would capitalise on Beijing’s ever increasing economic might But four years after first being mentioned the scheme has been put … Read more

Lex Greensill’s appointment was a ‘glaring conflict of interest’, Whitehall official admits

Lex Greensill’s appointment to Downing Street role was a ‘screaming, glaring conflict of interest’, Whitehall official admits Mr Greensill was given a pass a= to enter No 10 when he was advising Cameron  He had Downing Street business cards calling himself a ‘senior adviser’  His appointment was a ‘glaring conflict of interest’, a top Whitehall … Read more

BBC will mark Prince William and Kate Middleton’s 10th wedding anniversary with special documentary

The 10-year anniversary of Prince William‘s marriage to Kate Middleton is set to be marked by a new BBC documentary. The special documentary, set to air on BBC One on April 30, will hear from a number of contributors about the wedding. Figures such as David Cameron and former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams … Read more