Our last four surveys found rising support for it. Now there is a shift the other way. That bodes badly for any concessions to Corbyn on customs.
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Out, out, out. For the third time running, our survey finds a record proportion of party members wanting May gone now.
82 per cent want her departure and that leadership election now. Only 16 per cent wish her to stay on.
A plurality clearly think that her charge against him of leaking National Security Council discussions is unproven – if not unjustified altogether.
The local election aftermath. May and Corbyn are like two spooked children, drawing nearer for comfort as the thunder rages.
Will they now seek to appease turbulent voters by rushing her-deal-plus-the-Customs-Union through the Commons?
Local elections 1) Results summary. Tories down by 43 councils, Labour down by six, LibDems up by eleven.
The Conservatives gain three councils, shed far more – and councillor losses have now breached the 1000 barrier. The worst end of CCHQ expectations.
The local election results so far. Voters turn on the two big parties over Brexit, and say: a plague on both your houses.
To date, these elections are raising strategic questions above May’s leadership and Corbyn’s policy – especially over a second referendum.
What’s that you say? That what really matters is the Huawei decision itself? Quite so. And on that, we have an uncomfortable feeling that he’s right.
His friends say that the two clashed from the beginning of the Defence Secretary’s appointment – and suggest a vendetta.
He is one of the few middle-ranking Ministers who, while others were fleeing for the hills, girded himself up – and went out to fight for May’s Brexit deal.
No, I didn’t. Williamson “strenuously” denies that he was in any way involved in this leak”. His reply.
“I am confident that a thorough and full enquiry would have vindicated my position.”
This is the post she has long wanted, and will have been disappointed not to get last time round.
They will doubtless be very bad for the Conservatives – but perhaps not as dire as some of the worst forecasts for the Party would have it.
Conservative MPs should not sit idly by as their party’s ratings sink to the mid-30s and below. There’s reason to think the change isn’t temporary.
May wants devolved government restored in Northern Ireland. But her No Deal policy creates an obstacle.
Sinn Fein knows that she wants it to help administer No Deal (in the unlikely prospect of that happening). Which is another incentive for it to stay out of office.
He is perfectly entitled to crack down on leaks. But it’s worth bearing in mind that this one was scarcely unprecedented.