They included seven former Cabinet Ministers, the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee and the Chairman of the 1922 Executive Committee.
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Philip Davies, a famously long-standing and committed Brexiteer, is among their number.
The point here is the electoral trade-off between what could plausibly happen in the capital and the provinces – with Corbyn entering Downing Street in consequence.
The current rules blur the line between fishing waters and properly-protected areas, and our Overseas Territories need more support.
Six were from west or north London constituencies, plus Windsor’s Adam Afriyie and Sir David Amess of Southend West.
Last year’s General Election came as a shock. But Jeremy Corbyn may finally be running out of excuses for the dubious company he keeps.
Both parties hammered the Lib Dems as a clutch of very slender victories gave Labour their point of light on election night.
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Yesterday in Parliament, Richard Bacon, a Conservative backbencher, tried to introduce a Bill which would… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The Daily Mail this morning reports on the 118 Conservative MPs who have written to… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Guido Fawkes has a list of new Conservative members of Select Committees, from Graham… Read more »
What is the 40 group? Matthew Barrett profiles the MPs trying to keep hold of the most marginal Tory seats
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter I recently profiled the 2020 and Free Enterprise groups of Tory MPs. Those two groups are formed by ideology:… Read more »
In a speech to the Holocaust Education Trust, Francis Maude says to learn from the Holocaust is to proactively fight bigotry
By Joseph Willits Follow Joseph on Twitter To commemorate Holcaust Memorial Day this coming Friday, yesterday evening the Holocaust Educational Trust hosted… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter Yesterday, a Private Member's Bill by Rebecca Harris, the Member for Castle Point, which… Read more »
Matthew Offord MP: Reductions in Defence spending do not have to mean a reduction in overseas influence
Matthew Offord is the Member of Parliament for Hendon. In recent years political and military attention has been focused on… Read more »
Alistair Burt refuses to be drawn on whether the Government would support a Palestinian statehood bid
By Joseph Willits Follow Joseph on Twitter In an over-subscribed Urgent Question debate in the Commons yesterday, on the Palestinian statehood bid,… Read more »