A new documentary about Brexit, to be shown tonight, demonstrates a side of the Foreign Secretary which is generally overlooked.
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The true believer whose appointment to represent the European Parliament in the Brexit negotiations is “an act of war”.
The Labour leader did better because the Prime Minister failed to make a convincing defence of grammar schools.
He has seamlessly made the transition from Cameron to May.
The Eurosceptics are in the ascendant, and they feel pretty good about it.
Profile: Rasputin – the drunken, illiterate, dissolute mystic to whom the Prime Minister’s co-Chief of Staff is now compared
He had a magnetic hold over a powerful woman, and was murdered by a member of the Bullingdon Club. We trust that no precedent has been set.
He supports single market membership and is unlikely to enthuse about an industrial strategy. Meet the man who could make or mar May’s premiership.
The Front National is in the ascendant because the French nation has been hollowed out.
The cranky Labour leader only got his chance because the Conservatives first beat Miliband and Balls.
Sir Edward Heath’s phrase has acquired renewed relevance, as the best description of Sir Philip Green’s shameless behaviour at BHS
May bludgeoned Corbyn by spelling out home truths.
He represents a proudly provincial conservatism, in which the condition of the striving classes, and of the industries on which they depend, matter a hundred times more than the City of London.
This Prime Minister knew how to arrive, and how to go.
The media never understood him, and was surprised both by his successes and his failures.
She should leave her family at home, and consult a source of imperishable wisdom Tories have drawn from for 200 years.