Our collective decision to concentrate on targeted literature resulted in success against keyboard warriors navel gazing on social media and preaching to their own.
Posts Tagged: Andy Street
Good luck to every Conservative standing for election today. Let us hope that in future much more power is devolved to the roles you are competing for.
Labour is nowhere much to be seen – but the national picture makes the task of winning this council back from it far harder.
Wendy Thompson: Here in Wolverhampton, we have a premiership team. Now we need a premiership council.
Conservatives are offering a positive alternative. We can be a strong and effective voice for every Wulfrunian.
Fittingly, the Black Country, synonymous with the heavy industry of the Industrial Revolution, aims to take the lead in building this new science of reclamation.
Devolution has given us the chance to solve the long-standing transport and infrastructure problems which have been holding us back.
Andy Street: The West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy ensures we are the workshop of the modern world
From transport tech and data-driven healthcare, to creative enterprises and the services sector, we are forging ahead.
We need to take a dynamic new approach to our High Streets with ambitious thinking. The future is not just retail.
John Downer: Scrapping HS2 wouldn’t help the North, it would cut a vital lifeline to the regional economies
Crucial investment in local rail infrastructure isn’t an alternative to the new line, it depends on it.
Former service personnel of working age are nearly twice as likely to be unemployed as those in the UK general population.
Obama’s EU referendum intervention didn’t help deliver a Remain result for Cameron. It’s not clear that the Government has learned from the experience.
James Brokenshire: I urge local leaders everywhere in Britain to join us in helping to boost business abroad.
Lessons from my recent visit to India with Andy Street and Sir John Peace, Chair of the Midlands Engine Partnership.
You may have thought his speech over the top. (And he may have thought so too.) But politics needs top-flight people who are really good at what they do.
Andrew Gimson’s Conference Sketch: Johnson the liberator tells the Tories there can be a better Brexit
He raised his listeners’ spirits in a way that no other speaker at this tepid and uncertain conference has managed.
In all, there are 30 new entries in the whole list, one down on last year and two down on the 2016 record of 33.