Theresa May: I have just chaired a meeting of Cabinet where we agreed that the Government should call a general election to be held on the 8th June. I want to explain the reasons for that decision, what will...Read More »
Brexit 1) What Easter Ministerial holiday? May team’s trade tour.
“Mrs May has instructed her top team to spend the Easter break selling Britain abroad as a mecca for inward investment. Chancellor Philip Hammond is being posted to India with a “heavyweight delegation” which...Read More »
The Brexit negotiation. Don’t believe everything you read in the media. (Not that you would anyway.)
A week ago, Article 50 had not been moved. As a new week begins, it finally has been. This means that we now move into the negotiation proper between Britain and the EU27. Which makes this as good a time as any to say: don’t believe everything...Read More »