The Prime Minister is not abandoning the trade agenda on the altar of the farming lobby, just proceeding with more caution
The Education Department treats universities like poorly performing secondary schools, and now intervenes in them so much that the ONHS may well propose bringing them into the public sector.
If Truss is set on rewriting the Integrated Review, she will need bandwidth at the top of govenment to do so effectively, given the awesome scale of the economic challenges facing her.
Dr Liam Fox joins the panel as our programme in Blackpool concludes.
Anne-Marie Trevelyan joins us in Blackpool as our programme of events continues.
Mark Wallace interviews the International Trade Secretary – looking at what she plans for her new role, and the opportunities of the UK’s trade strategy.
Truss must ensure Britain remains a global leader in development, as well as in defence and diplomacy.
The first of a mini-series of pieces on ConHome this week about the most distinctive of the Prime Minister’s big aims.
If Britain cannot do a trade deal with a country with which it shares a common language, history, and standards, then who can it do a deal with?
Despite a surprisingly liberal migration policy, the bulk of the post-Brexit evidence so far suggests not.
The International Trade Secretary joins a panel including Prof Anand Menon, Katy Balls and Paul Goodman.
From exports to vaccines and the environment, it shows the extent of our ambition as we retake our proper place on the world stage.
From January 1, no longer will anyone be able to say: “you can’t – EU rules”. We have jumped from the passenger seat to the pilot seat. So what should we do?
With her odd mixture of indiscretion and obedience, her contempt for liberal groupthink and love of freedom, she in many ways a useful ally.