Sending PPE to residences around the country must be done as soon as possible. Calling people “lambs to the slaughter” does not help, though.
We cheer the mission. But government needs more compromise, art, tact and accomodation than campaigning alone allows.
Let Sunak and Dowden join Jenrick at the top table. And that should be about it. If the Coronavirus takes off, Ministerial changes will be the least of our worries.
Plus: A sofa, two dogs, no cup of tea – and my Brexit evening. And: the pre-eminence of Policy Exchange.
Seven changes in all given the recent run of resignations: it all has a bit of a provisional feel.
Whately and Scully jointly hold the Deputy Chairmanship.
Here’s our best stab at who is voting for whom, and this list will be updated each morning, as the contest continues.
If you know a woman who would make a phenomenal Conservative representative, ask her to stand.
The Conservative Women in Parliament Group’s letter to all the candidates in the leadership election.
The Party’s new Deputy Chair says people are frustrated “with politicians as a whole” due to the Brexit delay.
The chairs of the 1922 Policy Boards are joined by a range of MPs and peers, all of whom will aid Skidmore’s work.
Seven MPs and three peers will oversee the work of policy innovation.
That the MP for Corby feels able to accept an office vacated over opposition to Chequers illustrates division amongst the Brexiteers.
Seema Kennedy becomes the Prime Minister’s second PPS. Brexiteer Kwasi Kwarteng is PPS to Philip Hammond. And much, much more.
There’s one undeniable trend among those promoted: they backed the winning candidate.