The sixth piece in a ConHome series this week on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
America’s result is having knock-on effects in Downing Street: see yesterday’s green speech and today’s defence news.
We fear the worst after Cummings’ departure, but Johnson must now make the best of it. That means a Cabinet shuffle.
By offering strategic support to new industries, the Government can honour its promise to ‘level up’ the nation and turn the UK into a global leader.
Our new Pensions Bill will cracking down on bad pension bosses, utilising new technology to put the consumer in charge, and help us get to Net Zero.
Failure is not inevitable. Elsewhere, effective transport networks are being delivered. We need that in our capital.
We should be asking ourselves what we want from local government in the future, particularly in light of the Covid-19 crisis.
I’ve noticed in my constituency that, to parts of the community, I am a disruption to the local natural order.
Bury, the West Midlands, Dudley and perhaps the Durham PCC polls are well worth keeping an eye on.
There was a really good vibe at Party Conference – especially at lots of outstanding fringe events discussing how to give local communities greater powers.
With Lynton Crosby, Andrew Feldman, Ben Houchen and Amber Rudd – on June 18, livestreamed on this site.
A much-hated traffic management experiment, called the Haughton Throughabout, imposes misery on many residents caught up in daily delays.
Voters in Newcastle, North Tyneside, and Northumberland should choose a Conservative – to bring new investment to the region.
And: Churchill-mania, Moggmania, and the passion of Rory Stewart. Plus: too many lobbyists.
In the third piece in our three-part mini-series, the Thirsk and Malton MP explores how the North East might help the One Yorkshire dream to come true.