The PM was unable to play his natural game of ridiculing the prigs, but did point out that his policies show every sign of succeeding.
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Only with the benefit of hindsight will it be possible to see what game the Prime Minister is playing in the Brexit negotiations.
The country is the biggest recipient of British overseas support. We have a duty to use our influence to curb these barbaric practices.
James Somerville-Meikle: Religious services are essential for many people; the Government must not stop them again.
Furthermore, there have been huge efforts at places of worship to stop the spread of the virus.
Fox floated a new Parliamentary committee to “determine that decisions across all parts of Government have been taken on the best available evidence”.
From calling the measures “dystopian”, to criticising Whitty and Vallance’s latest graph, there were some scathing speeches.
Over a third of those who asked a question during a Hancock statement yesterday were to some degree resistant to such shutdowns.
The candidates for the Speakership competed to show how different they will be from the man who has just stepped down.
The Conservatives need a leader who is ready to unite the party, ready to deliver a better Brexit deal, and ready to lead us out of the European Union.
The former award explodes the conspiracy theory that honours are being given only to backers of May’s deal.
The wind has changed in the Prime Minister’s favour.
Corbyn meanwhile opted out of Brexit, in the hope that the Government is making a mistake.
It would be a huge waste to spend huge sums restoring the body of Westminster whilst decanting – probably permanently – its spirit.
WATCH: Leigh argues the Government should “be generous” in accepting amendments – and paying money to Brussels
“Henry VIII was a bastard, but he was my kind of bastard.”
Others applauded him for “straight-talking” and argued the proposal was about silencing concerns about immigration.