He has seamlessly made the transition from Cameron to May.
Posts Tagged: Edward Heath
Plus: August, the best political month. Thatcher, the best post-war Prime Minister. Off to Any Questions. Off to Edinburgh. And: will I poison an MP?
She shares Thatcher’s interest in “ordinary working people” – but without the overarching aim of shrinking the role of the state.
Sir Edward Heath’s phrase has acquired renewed relevance, as the best description of Sir Philip Green’s shameless behaviour at BHS
The EU referendum result marks a posthumous triumph over his old opponent, Edward Heath. Or does it?
Iain Dale: This week’s media assault on Leadsom is astonishing – and she has done well to survive it
Plus: the downfall of Boles. This Eagle won’t fly. What to do with Gove? Cameron should become Foreign Secretary. And: Out there in the country, Blair is still popular.
The Labour leader spoke out against change, and made David Cameron sound like a management consultant.
How quickly we forget, and how much we do at our peril. Peace in Europe! How our parents and grandparents longed for it.
In a Daily Telegraph piece on the eve of poll, Margaret Thatcher argued for Europe, putting co-operation ahead of trade.
Andrew Kennedy: Political parties. The age of mass membership may be over. But that of mass participation may be just beginning.
Our “Registered Supporter” scheme has enrolled 2,000 people; another example of how people are willing to commit, but not to join.
If he stands for Parliament in 2020, Cameron could distinguish himself from other recent Prime Ministers
The most recent former Prime Minister to have done likewise was James Callaghan in 1983. Heath spent 27 years in the Commons after departing Number 10.
The Tory campaign in 1966 was not a success, but neither was it a complete failure. Heath’s warnings of economic troubles ahead were vindicated as early as July.
How is it that a police officer said that the claims of “Nick” are “credible and true”?
This is a simple question of where and how our national interest is best pursued.
Many eyes are on the Mayor of London, but more should be on the Home Secretary – as the only holder of a great office of state who may yet back Leave.