Very few businesses could survive a lockdown of the type we’re currently in for six months. A sustained one will have to be more focused.
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Daniel Hannan: Alarmism, doom-mongering, panic – and the coronavirus. We are nowhere near a 1919-style catastrophe.
Nothing I have written should be taken as a suggestion that we drop our guard or stop taking precautions. But, assuming we do that, there is no reason to panic. Cheer up.
James Frayne: The BBC’s growing problem isn’t public hostility. It’s apathy. Fewer people see the point of it.
The trust factor is simply less relevant, because fewer people are accessing the Corporation’s output in the first place.
David Gauke: Javid, Smith, Cox. Three fine Ministers fired – so that Number Ten could take back even more control.
But is a system of government whereby all power is concentrated in Downing Street likely to result in that power being well used?
If the Daily Telegraph catches a whiff of threatened tax rises, it will offer pretty robust coverage.
The Prime Minister’s Brexit night message should have been broadcast on BBC and ITN.
Damian Green: Enough of this BBC-bashing. A weaker corporation would mean a weaker culture. And no Tory should want that.
If we are going to make a reality of Global Britain, we need to capitalise on the things about our country that the world likes and admires.
He should be scrutinised as fiercely as he himself scrutinised Delors as a journalist 30 years ago.
It is also politically shrewd – showing free market radicalism and compassion for the poor.
The former may have won a battle, but the latter will win the war. Diverse, inclusive, victimhood culture is the future.
We invite applications to join the editorial team of the UK’s most influential Conservative-supporting news and analysis website.
“Anyone who challenges the system, of course the system will throw the kitchen sink at you.”
Don’t expect Downing Street to bother too much about what MPs or the media think as it prepares to shake up government and Whitehall.
Bad news for Hugh Grant and Stormzy. But Lord Sugar and Annunziata Rees-Mogg were able to rejoice.
Today’s choice is between Marxist extremists and a Conservative Government different from its predecessors only in that it wants to leave the European Union.