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There have been reports in recent weeks that Tory Chairman Michael Green Grant Shapps is set to announce new Tory membership figures at their conference. However, these “higher membership numbers” may not be as they seem, as over Cameron’s time as Tory leader 118,600 members have abandoned his party. With that in mind, Angela Eagle has written to Shapps urging him to come clean, rather than...
4 hours ago
As new high streets minister Penny Mordaunt plans to embark on a national town centre tour, Labour’s high street advisor Bill Grimsey offers 10 suggestions on where she should take immediate action to stop the rot, rebuild confidence and help lead a genuine high street recovery. 1. Recognise that town centres and high streets can no longer thrive as a retail destination alone. It’s well...
5 hours ago
Gordon Brown is right, the work on a more sustainable settlement for the UK must begin the day after a prospective No vote – the status quo is morally and politically indefensible. As has been much noted, an overwhelming number of Scots are in favour of more powers for the Scottish Parliament. If the desire for autonomy under a common unionist structure is not accommodated, it will only push more...
22/08/2014 - 16:32