But the need for long term reform of the system will not go away.
Posts Tagged: Devolution
Also: Davidson attacks SNP’s efforts to deepen divisions over Brexit; and the Welsh Conservatives criticise Labour’s bid to overturn new trade union laws.
Also: Labour slumps to lowest levels in Welsh polls since last days of Brown’s premiership; and Scottish Tories accuse SNP of a ‘wasted decade’.
Beneath the headlines the Scottish Secretary’s statements were entirely consistent with the Prime Minister’s muscularly unionist approach.
Also: Brokenshire pledges to focus on victims of republicans; Welsh Tories attack Jones’ record of failure; SNP accused of wasting over £940m; and more.
Wales has held the dubious accolade of the worst education system in the UK for a decade.
She’s only been in power for a few months but there have already been ten notable policy changes.
Also: Mundell calls for devolution within Scotland; and Hammond praises the Ulster economy.
We must find alternative routes to deliver the economic growth that we are all determined to see.
The former Deputy Prime Minister delivered the Peter Hennessy Lecture at the Queen Mary University of London.
If Theresa May’s Conservatives are easing their instinctive opposition, the Opposition must abandon its starry-eyed enthusiasm for the vast and the impersonal.
The Nationalists can only hold their activists back and coalition together for so long, but with no surge in support a second independence referendum is a serious risk.
Also: Sturgeon warned that she risks repeating Labour’s mistakes by governing timidly; Hain hits out at Cardiff Bay for dodging referendum on powers; and more.
The devolution deal being foist upon the Isle of Wight and the people of Southampton and Portsmouth is in nobody’s interest.
“People did not vote on June 23rd to become poorer or less secure.” Hammond’s Conference speech: full text
“As we negotiate our exit from the EU, this Government will fight for the best possible deal for British business and British workers.”