Business Rates and the planning system contribute to the problem of boarded-up shops in so many of our towns.
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The Prime Minister heads a Cabinet whose stock has risen markedly in the wake of this month’s decisive election victory.
Our last pre-election Cabinet League Table. It’s a near-tie at the top: Javid, Gove, Johnson, in that order.
Whilst individual ministers rise and fall, overall the Government goes to the polls with a lot of goodwill from grassroots Conservatives.
Our series continues with a look at another key region, which offers a decent clutch of targets to either Labour or the Conservatives on a good night.
Not a good month for the Foreign Secretary, who slips from third place to eighth. But this is probably just due to the rising popularity of others.
Brexiteers retain their stranglehold on the top of the chart, but there is a general downward drift. Is it a foretaste of what might happen if we fail to leave the EU next month?
The data for this was collected before the Government’s string of Commons defeats – next month’s may look rather different.
Javid pips Johnson and Rees-Mogg to the top of the podium in our first Cabinet League Table of the new Government
Meanwhile Ruth Davidson, so often one of the highest-scoring politicians, is at the bottom of the chart after her row with Johnson and strong line against No Deal.
A rolling list of all the senior members of the new Government. As we write, we have the Cabinet list plus those entitled to attend.
Here’s our best stab at who is voting for whom, and this list will be updated each morning, as the contest continues.
We want more people to discover the charms of independent retailers, so that they can continue to thrive.
Remember where we are; remember what has come down to us. Our unique heritage is there to be opened up.
In the second piece in our three-part mini-series, the Mayor tells ConservativeHome that freeport status can transform the area.
Alan Mak: The Industrial Strategy is a bold vision for economic renewal. But we need to invest more in R&D.
If the Conservative Party is to remain successful, we must solve Britain’s productivity puzzle and deliver a tangible financial boost for voters.
The Government has not reintroduced the Bill that would implement its commitment to the localisation of business rates by 2020.