If anything is put to the Commons at all before exit day, it will be a Heads of Agreement plan. The most likely consequence of its rejection would be the re-invention of transition.
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We are likely to get a deal with something for everyone – a ‘softish’ Brexit with May-style immigration controls. But the longer-term offers great opportunities.
“If you’re one of those families, if you’re just managing, I want to address you directly…We will do everything we can to give you more control over your own lives.”
WATCH: Britain’s first woman Prime Minister enters Downing Street. Margaret Thatcher. A Conservative.
“Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith.”
As we celebrate the last hundred years of women’s suffrage, let’s encourage more women to stand for public office – and champion rights and equality.
The clock is ticking on the Brexit negotiations and spreading confusion in this manner will only undermine the Prime Minister’s negotiating hand.
“They’ve taken down Major. They took down Cameron. Two great leaders – neither of whom stood up to them.”
“I think it’s amazing how well the men did for two thousand years considering that they tried to do it alone.”
LISTEN: “You have to make more noise than anybody else.” Emmeline Pankhurst campaigning for votes for women.
100 years ago, women got the vote for the first time in Britain (some, anyway). Here’s the suffragette, later a Tory candidate, speaking in 1913.
I finish by imploring you to consider the effect on our Brexit negotiations if we change negotiators half way through.
The Conservatives ought to learn from him. Plus: Vote, vote, vote for Widdecombe. Fire and Fury is damp and limp. My teeth, oh, my teeth. And: My quest to enter Phillip Lee’s brain.
Free enterprise has huge benefits. But more than that, it is intensely democratic, open and diverse – breaking down monopolies, hierarchies and outdated practices.
We must turbo-charge the vehicle of British entrepreneurship as we drive across the Brexit bridge which should connect us with the rest of the world.
Join us, and let’s do our bit to help our candidates and brilliant new MPs keep changing their communities and the country for the better.
Which is what she hinted at after the last one – and which would ease the pressures on her and help get the government back on its feet.