The Leader of the Opposition looked rejuvenated, but Johnson declined to oblige him by looking in the slightest bit worried by the Greensill affair.
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Looked at in the round, over the 2010-2016 period, the UK had the joint highest growth for a G7 economy, level with the US.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: MPs find more to say about the Duke because he did not always play it safe
The Prime Minister described, with relish, Prince Philip’s ability to drive “a coach and horses through the finer points of diplomatic protocol”.
A “unique and idiosynchratic silhouette” – the Duke’s work in designing his funeral vehicle is compared to his work in modernising the monarchy.
Sarah Ingham: We might have had a Juan Carlos or an Ernst August. Instead, we’ve had the Queen – and the Duke.
She has lost a beloved husband and the country has lost one of the most admirable public servants in its history.
WATCH: Johnson – “Like the expert carriage driver that he was, he helped to steer the royal family and the monarchy”
The Prime Minister’s tribute outside Downing Street to the Duke of Edinburgh, who has died at the age of 99.
‘We give thanks, as a nation and a Kingdom, for the extraordinary life and work of Prince Philip’. The Prime Minister’s tribute – full text.
“Her Majesty said that our country owed her husband ‘a greater debt than he would ever claim or we shall ever know’ and I am sure that estimate is correct.”
Robert Halfon: 30 years ago, Major defied foreign policy orthodoxies, saved thousands of Kurdish lives – and set us an example
Britons can be very proud that he quickly answered the calls of the Kurds at the moment of their righteous rebellion and intense suffering.
The second in a mini-series of articles on ConHome this week about healthcare after Covid.
The more you ponder the Commons arithmetic, the more you see why mass testing is likely to happen and why a state-run vaccine passport scheme is not.
WATCH: Johnson – “We’re also publishing today on gov.uk the early thinking on….the potential role of Covid status certification”
And also on the safe return of major events, social distancing, and the resumption of international travel.
The best George Galloway’s party can hope to achieve is taking seats from other unionists. They’re more likely to hand them to separatists.
“Millions of good Samaritans – each of them showing what loving thy neighbour as thyself really looks like in twenty-first century Britain”.
And Williamson’s negative rating halves in the wake of his intervention in the Batley Mohammed cartoons row.
Matt Kilcoyne: The pluses and minuses of vaccine passports, and the discrimination that comes with them
It is not is a clear-cut issue, and those that claim it is are doing our public discourse a disservice.