For far, far too long Downing Street dithered and delayed crucial decisions. Ministers need to commit to selling the agreed policy before its too late.
The Prime Minister dodges Nick Robinson’s question in yesterday evening’s Panorama programme on Chequers and Brexit.
Scrap HS2. Integrate social care. Abolish NI. Reverse police cuts. Consider a new Bill of Rights. And much, much more.
The Prime Minister makes her most comprehensive case yet for the Chequers proposals. The EU should “evolve its position as we have”.
Or: how May could seek to get a deal through the Commons with the support of Soft and Hard Brexiteers alike.
Gardiner rebuffs the plea in The Observer this morning from Khan for a further poll on Brexit.
The Environment Secretary tells Andrew Marr “the Chequers approach is the right one for now”. We’ve shown “flexibility.”
“We’ve had more reassuring noises from the European Commission and our European partners…the dial has moved,” declares the International Trade Secretary.
It works best when painting a substantive contrast on issues that voters care about. And here are four strategic choices for the Conservatives.
Last week, I sowed wild bird seed mixtures so that, in the spring, some of our fields will be ablaze with nectar plants and buzzing with insects once more.
It would be a national humiliation for Britain to strike so one-sided a treaty with the world’s largest single market, let alone the shrinking EU.
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Let’s have each local store publish its waste levels to help consumers choose where to shop. And let’s have food manufacturers publish their waste levels too.
“Taking back control” must also allow pioneering solutions to be tried out in local communities. Democracy is a process, not an event.
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