The pandemic has regularly pitched the economy and health on different sides of the policy response. This is a false choice.
Nottingham City Council paid nine staff over £100,000 a year. What did local taxpayers get for their money? A failed council-owned energy company.
The West of England was a narrow Conservative victory last time. It is likely to be closely fought again.
Imagine if the Thatcher Government had sought to run the City from Whitehall. The self-defeating militancy seems to have been discarded.
Here’s her take on Universal Credit, science, Liverpool, same-sex marriage – and her department. “Big thanks to the Jabs Army, we are the Jobs Army.”
The Government got “Brexit done” – and now wants to deliver on its pledge to spread “opportunity across the whole United Kingdom”.
The Centre for Social Justice’s new report sets out in detail how the programme could be increased from 2,000 to 16,500 places.
Future deals will be important but they should be viewed as a means to an end rather than an end in of themselves
The third piece in a ConHome mini-series this week on industrial strategy after the pandemic.
Plus: Why are Police and Crime Commissioners asking for more money for keyrings and stress balls?
Max Caller, the inspector who brought change to Tower Hamlets, has been sent in to the city. The Government could take control.
That part of England where the Tories are most hated has offered the greatest possible cooperation with Boris Johnson.
With the Government securing 350 million doses of vaccines, and community testing in development, we are starting to win the war against Covid-19.
The key lesson from the Cambridge scheme is the importance of public support. Eighty per cent of students volunteered to take part.
Rob Stark meets a bloody end in Game of Thrones. But he won every battle he fought first – and the Greater Manchester Mayor is following his example.