Whilst I find the present curtailment of my personal right to roam frustrating, I reluctantly sympathise.
Social distancing in a crowded urban park is ceaseless effort; on a rural stroll, effortless. Yet Derbyshire Police insist that we confine ourselves to the former.
The tax benefits of being self-employed should reflect genuine value added relative to normal employment.
NICE’s guidelines menace those with autism, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities and mental health problems.
John Redwood: Why I, as a strong supporter of the market economy, back the Government’s emergency economic measures
The reason we will get away with it again, as we did in the banking crash, is that there is so much deflation around, inflation is not a problem.
By taking unnecessary risks with virus transmission we could literally be putting others at greater risk of death if the services they need are blocked.
This is not about NHS on the cheap; the Army has a long history of having to upscale rapidly, and should be used in these troublesome times.
No guilt attaches to Boris Johnson, unless by betraying the industry a second time he chooses to endorse and embrace that earlier guilt.
By adapting the Statutory Maternity Pay system, the Chancellor’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will improve the lives of thousands of people.
Liam Fox: The latest evidence from Italy suggests that public health messaging should change. We need less “me” and more “us”.
It should be moved away from how we stop becoming infected ourselves and start to focus on how we stop infecting those who might be at particular risk.
With parents having to balance their children’s education with their own employment demands, how can technology facilitate these two demands?
Alistair Burt: A re-entry strategy is needed, and there’s no reason why the UK should not take a global lead on this
Coronavirus is unlikely to be “the big one” in terms of pandemics; this is why we must step up our preparations for next time.
Amanda Milling: My message to Party activists. We can’t get busy seeking votes. But let’s do so helping neighbours.
We’ve suspended all face to face campaigning for the foreseeable future. Instead we encourage you to direct your energies towards keeping people safe.
Asheem Singh: Coming as a consequence of the virus. The new aim of Economic Security – over and above poverty, inequality or GDP.
Automation, artificial intelligence and the internet of things were already encouraging us to consider the future of employment.
John Hayes: The plan to impose abortion on demand on Northern Ireland by the end of this month – and why it should be stopped
To respect devolution, the UK Government must not impose such a drastic development on the Province. Is this a test run for England?