Has anyone told Barry Gardiner about this latest change? Only last month, he wrote that staying in the Customs Union would be “a disaster”.
The shadow chancellor makes it clear to Robert Peston.
The Brexit Secretary was talking to Robert Peston.
The former Education Secretary says she knows from experience that “there’s only so much brain space” for reforms.
“They should be sticking with their leader in the bad times, not just in the good.”
The Mayor of London lists ’privileged access to a single market’, and ‘the continued ability to attract talent’.
“I sometimes wonder whether there’s something about the liberal left…who mistake the fact that there are some things you simply do not do.”
The Chancellor appeared on the first episode of Robert Peston’s new political show.
His critique of the teaching of politics is a simple one. In his view, it is not a mode of experience. So the language of politics is not genuinely a language of explanation.
Plus: Two funerals and me. My life as an Agony Uncle. Why Grayling is wrong about prison books. Sympathy for Mark Menzies. And finally: My mother’s pride.