If I had not been sent to a state boarding school and experienced stable relationships, I would likely have ended up in care myself.
The co-Chair of the Government’s Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission wraps up our mini-series on housing.
There are glossy reports and poorly attended meetings. But obvious failings are ignored.
We have the mandate and the majority. Let’s make 2020 a year of progress and work now to set up a decade we can all be proud of.
What has been the Conservative Party ‘s response at Westminster to this situation? Incredibly, it has been to offer Wales even more devolution.
As the Prime Minister said, many people have lent us their vote, and they won’t be so generous next time if we get it wrong.
The Prime Minister was right to say many voters have only ‘lent’ us their votes. We must now earn that trust, by ensuring the benefits of life in a post-Brexit Britain reach all communities.
Can have a bold enough economic policy that people in these newly gained seats can see the difference in five years’ time?
In 2017, 51 MPs were returned with majorities of less than a thousand. That’s 51 results potentially determined by an extra hour on the doorstep,
They don’t seem to have thought through the consequences, or looked at prevention of disease, which is a far better option.
We are encouraging people to do more exercise. We are investing millions in schemes to boost cycling and walking, which helps improve air quality in built-up areas.
Voters have a clear choice: vote Conservative or vote for further indecision, confusion and delay.
The third piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
Plus: Groundhog Day for the NHS. Farage is the dog that hasn’t barked. I will miss Morgan. And: Off to Liverpool.
We must strike a better balance so that where genuine disagreements arise, there are ways of resolving the situation through mediation and conciliation.