Christ’s resurrection certainly doesn’t help us out on Brexit – unless it be to remind us of the Christian virtues of temperance and respect.
Posts Tagged: Margaret Thatcher
Our system needs a means of ensuring that a Remain Parliament honours a Leave referendum – and that this principle is applied more broadly.
Antoinette Sandbach: Duplicitous and disloyal. That’s the Britain that those who praise a Perfidious Albion would bring into being.
Even the image depletes our stock of goodwill – both among our EU neighbours and among potential trade partners elsewhere.
Jon Davis and John Rentoul’s new book contains valuable material, but cannot efface Iraq, or the former Prime Minister’s self-righteousness.
The Leader of the Opposition took the chance to do a bit of electioneering by praising Tony Blair’s achievements.
He was murdered by terrorists 40 years ago today. Now there is a new, exemplary biography of him.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: How the news of the Prime Minister’s departure reached the waiting press
Where Thatcher’s leadership once hung in the balance, May promised to go.
It would increase our power to control freedom of movement, plus our laws and finances – and deliver on the referendum result.
Patrick Bishop’s biography of Airey Neave, who in 1975 showed how to run a successful leadership campaign.
Leadsom seems to be the only one with lead in her pencil. All she needs now is to grow big fat hairy balls.
William Keegan’s memoir describes with ebullient good humour how he covered half a century of bad news.
Joan Seccombe and Fiona Hodgson: This year, we celebrate the founding of the oldest women’s political organisation in the world
Two former Conservative Women’s Organisation Chairmen on its centenary – “predating Labour’s Women’s Network by six decades”.
Ours is the party that believes in equality of opportunity, in everyone having the chance to fulfil their potential, irrespective of where you come from or who you are.
Eric Ollerenshaw: Conservatives must be bolder on housing policy – and in taking credit for what is being achieving
There’s a development of 5,000 new homes near where I live. The sign board doesn’t mention the large Government grant.
Davidson has parked the Conservatives there – and the emergence of the Independent Group opens up new opportunities.