As we wrote last month, we hoped to get at least 750 replies. So 1379 is what John Major would call “very satisfactory”.
Posts Tagged: Sir John Major
42 per cent and no majority 2) The Party must make the case for conservatism to a new generation of voters. It hasn’t for too long.
As time passes, a decreasing slice of the electorate has any experience at all of old-fashioned socialism. And the argument that it doesn’t work cuts little ice.
An under-informed London media is allowing the province to be cruelly misrepresented. Ulster voices are the only antidote.
She cannot be a stationary establishment figure when faced with the restless mood of the voting public. She must move forwards – or we risk a 1997-style wipeout.
Peter Lilley: That £350 million figure. The EU’s negotiating position shows it to be less of an exaggeration than has been claimed.
It makes spending commitments which exceed the amounts it budgets to spend. Those escalating commitments…will approach E250 billion by the time we leave.
The uncomfortable question is this: has the push for expansion altered the nature of these institutions? If not, why do they tolerate jaw-dropping illiberality?
It’s a day to think of the people who dreamed of it and the people who dreaded it alike. And to embrace the renewal of our democracy.
Direct rule from Westminster is the proper unionist option.
We now have a tried and tested case study to prove that competition in rail delivers better services, better value and higher satisfaction.
Nick Boles: I backed Remain. But I hope other MPs who did so too reject these Lords amendments to the Article 50 bill.
They will be considered in the Commons this week – and would have the effect of undermining the Prime Minister’s negotiation.
The Chancellor sounded as if he was auditioning for a role in the Christmas panto.
Plus: I kick-start the Middle East Peace Process (or try to). Why Turkey is a semi-fascist state. I will interview Davis. And: Khan should upgrade, and travel Club Class.
The cranky Labour leader only got his chance because the Conservatives first beat Miliband and Balls.
It is unmanly for him for him at once to gesture towards the heat of battle while creeping quietly towards the tents.
Plus: EU heads-to-heads on LBC. Blair gets his retaliation in first. And: Some people think everything’s a conspiracy – and they may be right.