Government should be passionate about self-reliance, but we must also recognise the transformative power of an enabling state.
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These opportunities and options should start far earlier in children’s lives, enabling a twin-track of skills training.
It is mistaken to believe that the British people are collectively optimistic, happy-go-lucky, and modernity-obsessed – and on the same wavelength as those that are.
The Home Secretary says that he worries the streets are not safe for his own teenage children.
“We are taking a public health approach…This Summit is our next step in ensuring we do tackle serious youth violence.”
Pupils engaged in aggressive or threatening behaviour must be taken out of mainstream schools. That is in everyone’s interests.
Louise Calland: To win in London, the Conservatives need a positive message for the thirty-somethings
Building new houses on brownfield sites, incentivising working from home, and supporting the expansion of cycle hire schemes should be on our agenda.
My decades of experience suggest that the knowledge, experience, and will to combat this crisis is out there. We need to tap it.
I’m travelling around the country asking the public what their priorities really are. This review should be the People’s review.
Drones can track down criminals on the run. That is more cost-effective than sending a police helicopter.
This key responsibility isn’t just a question about resources. It’s also about attitude and delivery.
The police force exists “to prevent crime and disorder”; the public rightly expect everything the police do, to contribute to that objective.
When Johnson was Mayor, challenging performance targets were set – and a credible plan implemented to ensure they were achieved.
The elections are taking place next year. Leicestershire and Cheshire are among the Tory targets.
“When these young people, these children, arrive in hospital, that is a moment when you can intervene and try to tackle the problem.”