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GRAHAM GUDGIN: IT MUST TAKE A REAL MAJORITY OF THE RIGHT ELECTORATE TO BREAK UP OUR UNION

Dr Graham Gudgin is currently Honorary Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research at the University of Cambridge and visiting...

FESTUS AKINBUSOYE: WHAT SERVING AS A SPECIAL CONSTABLE TAUGHT ME ABOUT 21ST-CENTURY POLICING

Festus Akinbusoye is the Conservative candidate for Bedfordshire's Police and Crime Commissioner election. After working over 200 frontline...

 
 
 

OUR LIVES ARE STILL ON HOLD

That was Rishi Sunak's second major Commons statement in a month, and nearly his tenth in less than a year, since he delivered his...

Newslinks for Friday 23rd October 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR FRIDAY 23RD OCTOBER 2020

Sunak reveals tier two rescue package... “It was only on Tuesday afternoon that Boris Johnson refused to meet Andy Burnham's demands...

 
 
 

IAIN DALE: THE WAY THE BBC AND SKY BEHAVE, YOU'D THINK WE ARE THE ONLY COUNTRY IN THE WORLD WITH A SECOND WAVE

It's been another difficult week for the Prime Minister, who has come under attack from Labour both for the failure to come to an agreement...

JAMES EVANS: WELSH CONSERVATIVES NEED CANDIDATES WHO AREN'T THE “USUAL SUSPECTS” - WE NEED GENUINE DIVERSITY

Cllr James Evans is the Cabinet Member for Economy, Housing and Regulatory Services on Powys County Council. As we go into the 2021...

 
 
 

LORD ASHCROFT: “IF YOU'RE VOTING FOR TRUMP, YOU KEEP YOUR MOUTH SHUT.” MY AMERICAN ELECTION FOCUS GROUPS IN GEORGIA AND OHIO

Lord Ashcroft KCMG PC is a businessman, philanthropist, author and pollster. For information on Lord Ashcroft's work, visit . This...

EMILY CARVER: UNDER THIS GOVERNMENT, THE STATE IS ROLLING FORWARD. BUT TO BE CONSERVATIVE, IT MUST ROLL IT BACK

Emily Carver is Head of Media at the Institute of Economic Affairs. When Marcus Rashford first called upon the government to provide...

 
 
 

CONSERVATIVE MPS MADE A STRONG CASE AGAINST LABOUR'S FREE SCHOOL MEAL PLANS IN THE COMMONS YESTERDAY

To the surprise of those expecting a u-turn, the Government appears to have toughed out Marcus Rashford's latest campaign to extend...

GARY SAMBROOK: THE GOVERNMENT IS DELIVERING ON ITS PROMISES TO REFORM BRITAIN'S BROKEN IMMIGRATION SYSTEM

Gary Sambrook is the Conservative MP for Birmingham Northfield. For many years, members of the public have repeatedly asked politicians...

 
 
 

HENRY HILL: CONSERVATIVES EXPLORE PLANS TO BUY OFF SNP WITH. YET MORE POWERS

Tories draw up plans to ‘buy off' SNP referendum demands Ever since New Labour first set up the devolved legislatures in Scotland and...

WATCH: “THEY, AND OTHER OPEN-BUT-STRUGGLING BUSINESSES, REQUIRE FURTHER SUPPORT.” THE CHANCELLOR'S LATEST PACKAGE

It is clear that "open but struggling businesses require further support," says Chancellor Rishi Sunak He says the government will...

 
 
 

PAUL HOWELL: CCHQ NORTH WILL ONLY WORK IF PARTY MEMBERS FEEL REAL OWNERSHIP OF IT

Paul Howell is MP for Sedgefield. In December last year, “things can only get better” boomed out at CCHQ on election night as Sedgefield,...

“THE PRIME MINISTER WAS RIGHT TO TAKE A BALANCED APPROACH TO TACKLING CORONAVIRUS.” SUNAK'S STATEMENT: FULL TEXT

“Thank you, Mr Speaker, And let me speak first to the people of Liverpool, Lancashire, South Yorkshire, and Greater Manchester, and...

 
 
 

FRANK YOUNG: WHAT DRUG DEALERS REALLY THINK ABOUT LEGALISING DRUGS

Frank Young is a Political Director and Head of Family Policy at the Centre for Social Justice. Drugs legalisation is a cockroach policy...

MARK LEHAIN: “THE GOVERNMENT STANDS UNEQUIVOCALLY AGAINST CRITICAL RACE THEORY.” THE SIGNIFICANCE OF BADENOCH'S SPEECH THIS WEEK

Mark Lehain is Director of the Campaign for Common Sense, and the founder and former Principal of Bedford Free School. On Tuesday,...

 
 
 
Newslinks for Friday Thursday 22nd October 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR FRIDAY THURSDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2020

Sunak ‘bows to Tory critics' with jobs bailout for Covid-hit firms “Rishi Sunak will pledge today to pick up a greater share of the...

GARVAN WALSHE: MACRON IS AGAINST THE CLOCK DEFENDING FRENCH REPUBLICAN VALUES AFTER THE LATEST TERROR ATTACK

Garvan Walshe is a former National and International Security Policy Adviser to the Conservative Party. Last week Samuel Paty was beheaded...

 
 
 

VACCINE OPTIMISM HAS GRIPPED THE NATION. BUT THE GOVERNMENT'S RELIANCE ON IT WILL FADE AWAY

In recent months, there has been huge enthusiasm over the possibility of a Covid-19 vaccine. I know because I have experienced it myself,...

TOBY WILLIAMS: LOCKDOWN HAS PRESENTED HUGE CHALLENGES FOR THE CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS. HERE'S HOW WE CAN HELP

Toby Williams was the Conservative candidate for Mitcham and Morden at the last General Election. He is standing for the London Assembly...

 
 
 



Presidential debate: Joe Biden calls the Proud Boys 'the poor boys'

Presidential debate: Joe Biden calls the Proud Boys 'the poor boys'

Joe Biden suffered yet another verbal gaffe during the second presidential debate Thursday night when he wrongly referred to far-right group the Proud Boys as 'the poor boys.' Read more ...

Renault warned after Ricciardo tyre mix-up

Renault warned after Ricciardo tyre mix-up

Renault have received a warning after using an erroneous tyre on Daniel Ricciardo 's car during the FP2 Pirelli 2021 prototype test at the Portuguese Grand Prix. The first 30... Read more ...

Manchester City's flight to London REROUTED after problem with plane's...

Manchester City's flight to London REROUTED after problem with plane's anti-skid braking system

Sportsmail understands an issue with the anti-skid braking system on board meant Manchester City's plane - carrying the squad and backroom staff - had to divert on Friday evening. Read more ...

Strictly's Neil Jones' 'cheating' girlfriend poses nude to mark birthday

Strictly's Neil Jones' 'cheating' girlfriend poses nude to mark birthday

Luisa - who allegedly cheated on Neil days after he entered the Strictly 'bubble' ahead of the new BBC series - was treated to a luxe hotel stay by her beau for her birthday Read more ...

Boogaloo Bois member charged over Minneapolis police precinct shooting

Boogaloo Bois member charged over Minneapolis police precinct shooting

Ivan Harrison Hunter, 26, was charged by federal prosecutors on Friday for traveling across state lines on May 28 in what authorities have described as a coordinated attack to... Read more ...

First murder hornet nest in US is found in Washington state after trackers...

First murder hornet nest in US is found in Washington state after trackers were attached to bugs 

Washington State Department of Agriculture said entomologists discovered the Asian giant hornet nest in Blaine, Whatcom County, near the US-Canada border. Read more ...

Stroll, Verstappen ‘clear air' after Portimao clash

Stroll, Verstappen ‘clear air' after Portimao clash

Lance Stroll revealed he and Max Verstappen had “cleared the air” following their collision during FP2 for the Portuguese Grand Prix. The incident brought out the red flags for... Read more ...

Schools reminded to provide ‘nutritious' food after MPs reject free meal plan

Schools reminded to provide ‘nutritious' food after MPs reject free meal plan

The Government sent headteachers a letter reminding them about the importance of hot school meals Headteachers were left ‘fuming' when the Department of Education sent them a... Read more ...

100 groups giving kids free meals as cruel Tories reject Marcus Rashford's call

100 groups giving kids free meals as cruel Tories reject Marcus Rashford's call

Hundreds of businesses, many who are struggling themselves, have pledged to help feed hungry children this half term after the government rejected the footballer's call for... Read more ...

What channel is Aston Villa v Leeds on? Kick off time, live stream and...

What channel is Aston Villa v Leeds on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Aston Villa are seeking a fifth straight league win of the season when they welcome Leeds United to Villa Park on Friday night. Villa have romped through their opening Premier... Read more ...