Emma Dent Coad was a director of the company that runs Kensington and Chelsea’s council housing stock – with all the legal responsibilities that implies.
The full text of the Communities and Local Government Secretary’s speech to the LGA today.
Plus: I was a bit hard on Javid. I have a bit of time for Cable. On May’s modesty and decency. And: ttthhhwwwaaaccckkk!…there goes the ball, straight down the fairway.
“We should come together and ensure that we get to the answers of why this has happened, and how do we stop it from happening in the future.”
The Prime Minister showed that on her home turf, in the Commons, she is still a very difficult woman to get out.
Plus: Why haven’t Kensington and Chelsea’s leaders resigned too? Labour double standards on the Prime Minister. And: how Jake Berry became a cockney.
The Prime Minister informs that house that more tower blocks have been found to have combustible cladding like Grenfell Tower.
The Prime Minister played the adult to Corbyn’s grumpy teenager.
If we look into the abyss, we will find it looks back at us – clad in a cropped grey beard and a Lenin hat and dressed in Marxist ideology.
CCHQ and the Policy Board need to take a long hard look at our recent campaign, and work out what we can rapidly learn from it in terms of techniques and messages.
Justified calls for a national government’s overthrow are usually confined to those in which there is a serious threat of tyranny or the breakdown of civil order.
Ridge asks him if he’s “playing to the crowd”. He says Labour’s focusing on what’s necessary.