We are keen to see meaningful devolution – to and within London, as well as across the rest of the country – to empower local areas to support growth.
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Broken glass. Tons of rubbish. Forcing the police to use helicopters. The irony is not lost on me on the harm to the environment.
Andrew Selous: The suggestion voters weren’t consulted on LTNs is wrong. Local elections suggest they approve.
Tory candidates in London, Manchester and Oxfordshire made their opposition to these schemes known. It didn’t win us votes.
Duncan Simpson: With the Covid bill standing at £372 billion, the Government’s spending spree looks increasingly unsustainable
Much of Westminster seems hell bent on pursuing net zero – never mind what this means for the average household.
Raghib Ali: Systemic classism, not racism. Why the main factor in health and educational inequalities is deprivation, not race.
The fourth part of a series on ConHome this week about the politics of race and ethnicity in Britain today.
Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and Wiltshire have cut off funding. Some Labour councils have also pulled out.
Patrick Timms: A residential version of Portcullis House could help the civil service recruit better – and level up the UK
The State might be missing out on top talent, thanks to the obstacles that renting in London presents.
Heather Wheeler: The Conservatives have changed, and the ’22 needs to change too. That’s why I’m standing to be its Chair.
I believe I am the right person to deliver a renewed Committee that can serve the best interests of voters up and down the country.
Bob Seely: The Government’s current approach to housing needs intelligent, sensitive reforms – not a complete overhaul
I take issue with Henry Hill’s recent article for ConservativeHome on the matter. Here’s why.
Lionel Zetter: The SNP’s second referendum plans seem to include every voter – apart from expatriate Scots
Many maintain close ties with families and friends back home. Their interest in the future of Scotland remains undimmed.
Kieran Cooke: Levelling up cannot be all things to all people. Here are some of the challenges of turning soundbite into reality.
The Government’s ambition is commendable, however, the scale of the challenge is significant.
Andrew Bowie: Expanding regional airport capacity can help strengthen the Union, and support left behind communities
Investment in this infrastructure can create thousands of jobs and opportunities in new areas.
Ben Bradley: My constituents aren’t interested in slanging matches in SW1. Potholes and parking, though…
The issues that were raised with us on doorsteps in the local elections were about our highways, town centre and green spaces.
Interview with Douglas Ross: Sturgeon is not in the clear, and is part of a “conspiracy against getting out the truth”
The Scottish Conservative leader calls for devolution from Holyrood to local councils, and says he is looking forward to campaigning with Boris Johnson.
Robin Millar: The Shared Prosperity Fund will unleash Wales’ potential – and take back control from unaccountable bureaucrats
In two decades, Wales has become one of the most centralised states in Europe.