The fourth in a series of pieces on ConHome this week, looking forward to the elections this spring.
Posts Tagged: Cornwall
Greg Clark: Why we formed our industrial strategy. What it achieved. And how my successor can build on it.
It’s hard to think that the right future is to be a less research-intensive country than the rest of the world, and so I hope our commitment will endure.
Andrew Mitchell and Douglas Alexander: It’s time to ‘crack the crises’ on Covid, injustice and climate change at this year’s G7
The stakes could not be higher for leaders at this year’s summit.
Neil O’Brien: Introducing the new Levelling Up Taskforce – and its first report on how we can measure progress
So how do we get more good, high-paying jobs into poorer areas? One specific opportunity relevant in a lot of Red Wall seats is advanced manufacturing.
Instead of the current patchwork system, a new more effective form of local governance is necessary to unlock regional growth.
I support our robust policing in Devon and Cornwall. We have one of the lowest rates of infection and want to keep it that way.
I have always gone out of my way to support, promote, and grow our tourism sector. But these are not normal times.
In several London boroughs, the number is due to rise. That will be costly and damaging to local democracy.
In vino veritas: talking to voters in pubs usually works. We saw how four of these five contests could be expected to play out.
The Tories and Liberal Democrats face off over a relatively small field of competitive seats, whilst an Independent seeks an upset in East Devon.
A fisherman from the Ajax, and other Leavers, want to know that Johnson will not let them down.
Gareth Streeter: An intelligent spending review could halt the Liberal Democrats in their tracks in the South West
More investment in rural transport and digital infrastructure and a voice for our fisherman would make a big difference to local campaigns.
The Tri-Service Safety Officer combines the skills of a trained firefighter, a co-responder paramedic and has community safety accreditation from the police.
Buck-passing between different authorities results in poor outcomes for residents and kickback from voters.
If the arguments against a target of net zero emissions by 2050 now seem familiar, that may be because we have been here before.