Most Tory MPs will be seeing large increases in the housing targets for their seats, while many Labour MPs see their local targets reduced.
My modest proposal is this: let’s do a major programme of controlled trials to test these ideas, and see what, if anything, makes a difference.
Plus: Will Javid come back? Will Boris Island fly? Hazzer, formerly the Duke of Sussex. And: an ice bath in a Scandi forest.
We are left with a scattergun of projects, selected on old information, the best sales pitch, and political favouritism.
If we’re really going solve it and “build better” as Scruton wished then we need massive changes.
We must now consider targeting particular carbon intensive goods and power supplies which are imported and carry a large transport and transmission footprint.
Plus: I have the right to speak my mind about Liverpool. Plus: am I a true Conservative?
Our premise is simple: users don’t need a plan to help them manage their addiction, they need a life plan to help them end their addiction.
We need a positive alternative to encourage enterprise. That must include lower Business Rates and ending perverse planning rules.
Theresa May co-authored a report in 2012 which identified key lessons from a notable success story. Seven years later, why has so little been done?
Glaswegians have seen increases in their taxes – but no improvement in local services. This is why Conservatives are standing up for hard-working families.
While white boys are being saved in Glasgow, a new era of lawlessness has become rationalised in London – and will continue until our leaders come to their senses.
Glasgow has shown the alternative. We can build communities to show the young a better way than joining gangs.
A coordinated “public health” approach can work. But the focus must be at the borough level.
The most important lesson we took away from Bill Bratton’s New York office during the 1990s was all about co-ordination.