Do the Tories live in a different country to me?

The British Chambers of Commerce have reported a significant slowing in the UK economy because of the fall in the £ and uncertainty over Brexit. Lord Adonis is concerned about the state of our infrastructure - roads, rail and broadband is falling behind our competitors. The NHS is on it's knees. Local services are being … Continue reading Do the Tories live in a different country to me?

Theresa’s ‘May-a culpa’ doesn’t go far enough

So Theresa May is going to apologise at the Tory Party Conference. No, she's not going to apologise for doing a U-turn about staying in the Single Market. No, she's not going to apologise for pursuing a disastrous hard-Brexit. No, she's not going to apologise for calling an unnecessary General Election. No, she's not going … Continue reading Theresa’s ‘May-a culpa’ doesn’t go far enough

10 questions for David Davies and Theresa May

The Guardian today has 10 questions for Theresa May and David Davies. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jun/19/10-brexit-compromises-theresa-may-britain Neither Theresa May nor Jeremy Corbyn said much about the substance of the Brexit negotiations during the election campaign. Since May’s failure to secure an overall majority, both main parties have started to consider the merits of a “softer” Brexit – one … Continue reading 10 questions for David Davies and Theresa May