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Sascha Lavin

EXCLUSIVE Major Russian Donor Funds Conservative Member of Intelligence Committee

, 29 June 2022
The wife of a former Russian deputy finance minister has gifted thousands to a Conservative member of the Intelligence and Security Committee, reports Sascha Lavin

EXCLUSIVE Boris Johnson’s Telegraph Meetings Leave No Paper Trail

, 22 June 2022
No notes were recorded at two meetings between the Prime Minister and his ‘real boss’ at the outset of the pandemic, reports Sascha Lavin

EXCLUSIVE Government Refusing to Declare Boris Johnson’s Meetings at Height of First COVID Wave

, 17 June 2022
The Cabinet Office is withholding information about the Prime Minister's meetings over a crucial 43-day period, Sascha Lavin reports

EXCLUSIVE Police Forces Forced to Pay £5.3 Million in 2,000 Out of Court Settlements

, 20 May 2022
Sascha Lavin reveals the vast scale of claims made against the police, for everything from unlawful arrest to assault

EXCLUSIVE Conservative and Vote Leave Links to Remote Learning Organisation Set to Become a Government Body

, 17 May 2022
Sascha Lavin investigates the political ties of an online education provider that has won millions in state contracts

EXCLUSIVE Hancock Meeting with Tech Giants That Won £1.3 Billion in COVID Contracts Declared 21 Months Late

, 11 May 2022
Sascha Lavin reports on a very belated update to the Department of Health and Social Care’s record of meetings held during the pandemic

EXCLUSIVE Russell Group University Assets Burgeon Under Conservative Rule

, 29 April 2022
As students and lecturers face tougher circumstances, the wealth of their institutions has risen markedly in recent years, reports Sascha Lavin

EXCLUSIVE People Hosting Ukrainian Refugees Still Subject to Bedroom Tax, Government Confirms

, 28 April 2022
Public housing tenants will still face spare bedroom penalties – even if that bedroom is used to host a Ukrainian refugee, reports Sascha Lavin

EXCLUSIVE UK Officials Rub Shoulders with Sanctioned Russian Arms Firms at World Defence Show

, 22 April 2022
Experts cast doubt on the logic and morality of the Government’s decision to attend a Saudi arms fair alongside firms held responsible for the devastation in Ukraine

EXCLUSIVE ‘Profiting from Putin’s Russia’: Quarter of Council Pension Funds Invested in Russian Firms

, 25 March 2022
Sascha Lavin reviews the extent to which UK councils have propped up the companies linked to Putin’s war effort

EXCLUSIVE The Brexit Build Back Botch: Businesses Visited by Boris Johnson See Profits Collapse

, 2 March 2022
Sascha Lavin explores the reality behind the Prime Minister’s economic exaggerations

EXCLUSIVE Controversial Met Knife Crime Scheme Disproportionately Targets Black People

, 25 February 2022
Data exposed by the Byline Intelligence Team reveals the racial biases of another London policing programme

EXCLUSIVE Conservative Leadership Hopefuls Have Received More Than £100,000 From Donors Linked to Russia Since 2015

, 10 February 2022
Sascha Lavin tracks the links between prospective Conservative leaders and Russian funders

EXCLUSIVE Expert Raises Concerns as 11 Police Forces Issue 144 Non-Disclosure Agreements

, 7 February 2022
As police misconduct once again creates headlines, Sascha Lavin uncovers the regular use of secrecy agreements among local forces

EXCLUSIVE How Brexit is Levelling Down Luxury Brands

, 31 January 2022
Britain’s economic and cultural prowess is suffering due to post-Brexit tax changes, reports Sascha Lavin

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