Recognise that different conditions apply in different places. Advance where we can. Build up evidence when we need to. Less haste, more speed.
A successful test, track and quarantine policy would open the door to local paths out of this national shutdown.
The Chancellor’s measures leave us well prepared to tackle its short-term challenges as well as helping to shape the long-term trajectory of the economy.
Ministers have been asked to push the Government’s priorities – tackling crime, funding the NHS, “levelling up”. How can these be effected without faster growth?
In the second piece in our mini-series, the Chair of Homes for the North argues that driving public investment in housing towards the South East is not sustainable.
Asked about the future of Flybe, the Prime Minister adds he does “want to ensure regional connectivity”.
Regulations should be applied lightly and Business Rates cut. Improving transport links must be championed.
The Conservative Party has been at the forefront of reforms which have helped the disadvantaged. Modern history is full of evidence of this vital strain of conservatism.
Ever since the EU referendum, there’s been renewed focus on how to help poorer places. Helpfully there is decades of evidence about what does and doesn’t work.
They are chosen not from a factional or ideological standpoint, but from what I see while doing the job of Mayor.