May understands Britain’s divisions, and has been working to address them. The campaign, however, failed to get her positive plan for the future across.
Posts by Nick Timothy
Nick Timothy is Director of the New Schools Network and a former Chief of Staff to Theresa May.Follow @
Nick Timothy: I’ve already voted Leave – but these wretched campaigns show everything that’s wrong with British politics
Whatever the outcome, the Political Rules of Engagement must change if we are to restore trust in our democracy.
Nick Timothy: The Chilcot Report is finally coming, but we already know we haven’t learned the lessons of Iraq
The ongoing disaster in Libya demonstrates we are yet to realise that replacing a state with a vacuum is highly dangerous.
If the police planned an unlawful assault on the miners, arrested people on trumped-up charges and then covered it up, we need to know.
It would be much better to help as many people as possible in and around Syria, and other conflict zones.
No institution – regardless of its fame or its long history – has a God-given right to success or even to continued existence.
Nick Timothy: Port Talbot, globalisation – and the governing class that gains from mass immigration while poorer people lose out
We can encourage greater international trade and investment without writing off Britain’s working classes.
Nick Timothy: What does the Conservative Party offer a working-class kid from Brixton, Birmingham, Bolton or Bradford?
Forget IDS’ Easterhouse modernisation and Osborne’s Soho modernisation. It’s time for Erdington modernisation.
Nick Timothy: A dishonest, petulant egomaniac who loathes democracy – Juncker is the embodiment of the EU
If this absurd comic-strip Euro-villain didn’t exist, the Daily Mail would have to invent him.
For the sake of the country, let us disagree politely and respect each others’ sincerity. We must avoid the mistakes of the past.
We should deal with police incompetence, not make it harder to secure the prosecution of real criminals.
The Government’s admissions rule for faith-designated free schools is effectively discriminatory against Roman Catholics.
Of course, sexual violence can be perpetrated by people of all backgrounds but that does not mean in that specific cases, race, religion and culture are not a factor.
Nick Timothy: Will Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Charlotte Church and Katie Hopkins please shut up?
My 2016 wish: a vow of silence from our pompous, hypocritical, self-obsessed political celebrities.
Relatively moderate members of the Opposition know that they disagree with the Hard Left, but they have no idea what to do in response.