It’s not only a matter of highly-skilled jobs for working class people. Firms like these gives cities like Derby a sense of immense civic pride.
I’ve noticed in my constituency that, to parts of the community, I am a disruption to the local natural order.
The mass of the public will demand answers to questions that previously had relatively limited appea – such as: why the postcode lottery in healthcare?
He will have to be more than a kind of North London John Smith if he wants to do more than just profit from the Government’s misfortunes.
Listening to conversations in Westminster in recent days, I fear a number of misconceptions will drive bad decision-making.
The Government must spare no effort to deliver dignified work, up-to-date infrastructure, and state-of-the-art training to these long-neglected communities.
For my colleagues who’ve smashed through the Red Wall – pick those bricks up and build anew.
The Prime Minister’s victory is on the same scale as Thatcher’s, but of a different kind. The implications of that could be huge.
That doesn’t mean they are all suddenly hardcore Tories. For many we were the least-worst option. But we have an opportunity to win their trust.
In this new political battle, the greatest tension will not be left v right or even fiscal
doves v economic hawks. It will be a battle between creativity and convention.
The second piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
Would they actually think that, now Brexit’s done and immigration back under control, that they can return to their natural home in the Labour Party?
Rather than demanding capitalism-is-broken remedies, I have found strong support for measures they recognise will support their employers.
My local secondary schools were no-go areas and no one from my primary school went to one. That won’t be my children’s experience, and he can take a lot of credit.
Middle class hostility to the working class and lower middle class is common, while working class and lower middle class hostility is practically non-existent.