One of an occasional series of articles that ConservativeHome is publishing in advance of the Budget.
Posts by Kevin Hollinrake
Kevin Hollinrake is a member of the Select Committee for Communities and Local Government, and is MP for Thirsk and Malton.Follow @
Devolution to metro mayors offers the perfect vehicle for the establishment and growth of regional mutual banks. They can be mission and geography-led.
Kevin Hollinrake: Replacing council tax and stamp duty should be part of the roadmap for a fairer Britain
The former, in particular, is exacerbating social inequalities. Instead, we need a proportional property tax.
When we account for how much energy we use at home, British families are not facing ever-rising bills for gas and electricity.
There are benefits all round when employers adopt the higher, voluntary rate, and the public sector ought to be setting an example.
The Environment Bill gives us the chance to cement Britain’s position as a world leader in clean, sustainable progress.
Kevin Hollinrake: Why is the regulator protecting RBS – instigator of the greatest banking scandal in Britain’s history?
Ultimately, the only way properly to determine the extent of both this and wider problems is through a full public inquiry.
In the third piece in our three-part mini-series, the Thirsk and Malton MP explores how the North East might help the One Yorkshire dream to come true.
A sudden, retroactive change in how ‘sleep-in’ shifts are classified risks driving many providers out of business.
Kevin Hollinrake: Why the National Minimum Wage should be raised to the level of the National Living Wage
A new study shows that paying a living wage is good for employees, and that it’s proving to make good business sense too.