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Leave Only Referendum 26 Sep 2019 I think the Tories have missed a trick, and am quite surprised this wasn’t Johnson’s plan to solve the EU Exit conundrum. Tories and Labour both stood on a manifesto promise ...

Solving The Johnson Riddle 25 Sep 2019 I keep seeing Johnson repeating the mantra that he will comply with The European Union (Withdrawal) (No.2) Act 2019 but will still leave the EU on 31st October even without ...

Fire the Attorney General 25 Sep 2019 The behaviour today in Parliament of our Attorney General, Geoffrey “Comb Over” Cox, was nothing short of disgraceful and regardless of whether you can make mud stick to Johnson, ...

Saving Private Firms 23 Sep 2019 I have just been watching coverage of the Labour conference and the bizarre suggestion from the Shadow Chancellor and some activists that the Government should have stepped in to save ...

Private Schools 22 Sep 2019 Press reports about Labour policy towards private education seem to be a bit confused. According to the BBC, which I hope is being objective, there is a motion that calls ...

Free Trade Isn’t Fair Trade 22 Sep 2019 One of the big benefits of Brexit, we are told, is that we will be able to do our own trade deals with countries around the world. Presumably tariff-free trade ...

Ban Palm Oil 22 Sep 2019 Life isn’t just about EU Exit. As Lib Dems we must also develop sensible and practical green credentials. Some are very difficult and costly. Others are a lot easier and ...

Lib Leavers 21 Sep 2019 According to YouGov, about a third of Lib Dem supporters, those who normally vote Lib Dem, voted Leave in the 2016 EU Referendum. It’s a fair bet that most were ...

We’re Not Picky… 15 Sep 2019 Am I the only one concerned about blindly accepting MPs into the Lib Dems whose voting records hardly mark them out as liberal. Take Phillip Lee. His voting record shows he ...

Lib Dem Brexit Blunder 15 Sep 2019 Today a small non-representative and self-selecting section of the Liberal Democrat Party that have the time and resources to attend Conference made what I believe to be a big mistake. This ...