Only a small portion don’t care at all about the Union – but a sizeable minority now view it as less important as other political goals.
Our survey. Almost 75 per cent of members predict a Conservative majority at the next General Election.
It marks a slight shift from January this year, in which a bullish 92 per cent expected a Tory majority.
Meanwhile the Prime Minister continues to slide down the rankings, falling into the 40s for the first time since taking office.
No one can be certain about anything in this crisis, but extreme pessimism around rising cases will not get us anywhere.
There may be a good case for changes, but they will only stick if the Government takes care that they are brought in for the right reasons.
The Government is only likely to be emboldened to take the necessary action if it feels that is what parents demand.
Researchers estimated that “a third and half of those reviewing a grant bid would mark it lower if it took a right-wing perspective”
Our survey. Johnson’s approval ratings for managing Covid-19 slip further for the third month running.
In June, 70 per cent of respondents believed he was handling the national emergency well. That has since dropped by over ten per cent.
Neave. Berry. Gow. Three Tory MPs murdered by the IRA – an apologist for which Johnson has just sent to the Lords
In Claire Fox, the Prime Minister has elevated to the peerage someone whose former party defended terrorism.
Local lockdowns are dispiriting – but there are reasons to be hopeful about the battle against Coronavirus
The detection of spikes is, paradoxically, a consequence of the country’s improved testing regime.
He did not create the problems which bedevil the Party, and his departure alone will not resolve them.
There is more than a hint of moral coercion in the way ministers have addressed us in the name of the NHS
If politicians stopped pretending to an almost totalitarian infallibility, and encouraged the rest of us to show what we can do, the results would be better.
That Johnson’s recent visit was reported as though he were a Governor-General of Imperial India touring the North-West frontier is a bad sign.
The Government’s speedy response to Spain reflects what happened in the initial stages of the Coronavirus outbreak
As of July 26, anyone who arrives in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland from Spain has needed to self-isolate for 14 days.
Johnson benefits from the scorn of critics such as Parris, for it suggests the Prime Minister is still an outsider
I have decided to write a second volume of my life of Johnson, who has always been an affront to serious-minded people’s idea of politics.