Austerity era cuts have turned parts of the country outside the great cities into ‘deserts’, with no readily accessible support for millions of residents.
Peter Oborne: The remarkable Baroness Cox – loathed by Azerbaijan, loved in Armenia. And back there as war rages.
It is shameful that Britain has never acknowledged the Turkish genocide of more than a million Armenians just over a century ago.
Andrew Haldenby: The private sector has delivered in this crisis – creating the UK’s outstanding network of test centres
We have been so self-critical over NHS Test and Trace that we have failed to recognise an incredible public service achievement.
Luke Springthorpe and Alan O’Kelly: If you cherish the United Kingdom, join the #LoveOurUnion campaign
At Conservative Progress, we’re determined to stop the separatists having the run of the debate and emphasise what binds Britain together.
Building on the long tradition of Conservative reform, they will give hundreds of thousands of people a chance to support the Health Service.
Our research with low-income voters in some of these areas revealed that many are not expecting miracles. They simply want better local services.
I have tabled an amendment to the Environment Bill that would require us to achieve WHO guideline limits for particulate matter by 2030.
Henry Smith: The defence sector has a vital role to play in levelling up – but needs Treasury support
In an industry where contracts last decades and companies make R&D decisions with a long-term view, a multi-year funding settlement is vital.
Joel Gladwin: International rivals are catching up on the UK’s fintech success. Here’s how we can defend our crown.
The approach towards a functional open finance ecosystem can be quicker, leaner and more agile than the EU’s.
No doubt there will be tough months to come but airlines, ports, and operators can look to the future with more optimism than ever before.
Paul Maynard: Maintaining the Universal Credit uplift is of major importance in Red Wall seats such as mine
One in five working-age adults receive Universal Credit here in Blackpool. Our Party should offer strong support to supporting low-income families.
Caroline Johnson: Tiers are a tough but necessary step for the country. We must hold our nerve over winter.
With the Government securing 350 million doses of vaccines, and community testing in development, we are starting to win the war against Covid-19.
Before pumping more funding into the public sector, we must restore the habit of making sure we have the money in the bank before we start spending it.
The country is the biggest recipient of British overseas support. We have a duty to use our influence to curb these barbaric practices.
Alexander Downer: A forward-thinking UK should shift the weight of its strategic policy towards the Indo-Pacific region
Home to some of the fastest-growing economies of the 21st century, it has never been more urgent to build new trading relationships there.