It is clear from the Declaration that the Council’s directives for negotiating the future relationship with the UK have departed substantially from it.
It may be significant that the one person who doesn’t seem to be making their mistake is Keir Starmer.
By taking unnecessary risks with virus transmission we could literally be putting others at greater risk of death if the services they need are blocked.
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.
Consider the case of the man whose death was registered in Bangladesh on election day. Miraculously, his vote was recorded thousands of miles away in Tower Hamlets.
Since the Government believes the Yellowhammer leak details are out of date, it should publish an up-to-date assessment as soon as possible.
Plus: should Patel have come? Should Mordaunt have gone? And: my predictions. What I got right and wrong.
The contest may or may not produce a Snow White. But statistically, there are bound to be more than seven dwarves.
I found an incredibly likeable person – but although he knuckled down and scored some successes, he was better placed as Chief Whip than Defence Secretary.
Plus: Bad Tory language. Cutting VAT, Good Conservative news for workers. And: a second referendum – not a People’s Vote but a Cheater’s Vote.
The sequence of events: bow to a second referendum, lose the ERG, gain Blairites, contest a general election – and rebrand the Party.
England achieved its highest ever score in reading in 2016, moving from joint 10th to joint 8th in the PIRLS rankings.
One can conjure up the names of former Ministers, present Ministers and backbenchers. But only one of them presently sits at the Cabinet table.
The UK plus EFTA would have a greater GDP than Germany. As one, we would be the largest economy in Europe.
The hard paradox is that while older people are electorally powerful – perhaps more than ever – they are also individually vulnerable.