The logic of her view that no deal is better than a bad one suggests that, like Thatcher at Fontainebleau, she is prepared to walk away if necessary.
Posts Tagged: North
Profile: Manchester – venue of next week’s Conservative conference, and city of the Northern Powerhouse, which could transform it
George Osborne’s project, though mocked by some, is already changing the politics of the North, by recruiting influential Labour politicians.
Meanwhile, the North East’s score is 2.
Businesses in the North have embraced the Chancellor’s project, but now it must go much further.
We won without yet breaking through in the North, urban Britain, or Scotland – but we’re now in a position to make real headway in all three.
Christopher Pincher MP: The Conservative chance to seal the deal with voters in the Midland and North
Immigration control, more jobs, new homes – and the “big, open and comprehensive offer” that this Government can make to voters in its first hundred days.
Assuming that we don’t take the radical step of moving our capital, is it worth re-housing Parliament anywhere else than London?
The left-wing vote in the seat is split – and I can come through the middle, as a candidate who was born and bred in the constituency.
Nadhim Zahawi MP: Northern Powerhouse, Midlands manufacturing, East Anglian life sciences – and recovery for all
We need to devolve to the cities and shires alike.
How the Chancellor used Manchester as his starting-point of his Northern Powerhouse plan for urban revival and election success.
Driverless technology will take decades to realise its full potential, but this timeframe is directly relevant to the infrastructure investments we’re making today.
Historically, our greatest weakness has been to place far too much confidence in government and demonstrate too little confidence in ourselves.
WATCH: Osborne on Paris – “We all in the civilised world face this fight against people who want to destroy our values.”
The Chancellor on terror in France, the NHS, the Northern Powerhouse, the election debates – and the next election.
Labour doesn’t own the North – it never did – and Conservatives can win here.
The party should embrace electoral reform – at least for local elections. Give Conservative voters a slither of hope by introducing, say, the Single Transferable Vote.