Our new fortnightly columnist on a renaissance which “through teamwork and shared vision, is producing real results”.
The EU’s petulant announcement that the UK is no longer eligible to compete for European Capital of Culture makes the national award all the more important.
A less bureaucratic approach will ease hardship and bring more money in. But the Government also needs to ensure equal rules apply for all that are owed money.
Andy Street’s victory was just the start of the Conservative advance in this thriving city.
It’s about leadership; it’s about making a success of Brexit, and it’s about ending that litany of Labour failure.
Andy Street is the right candidate in the right place at the right time.
What possible reason could Labour have to vigorously oppose anti-fraud measures?
Triumphalism would not only be unfair to David Cameron, one of the most electorally successful Tory election winners of modern times. It would also be deeply wrong.
We can’t win a workable majority without breaking through in more seats in the urban and suburban North and Midlands.
Sam Gyimah has been fighting the good fight.