I aim to give the police the training, equipment, and leadership they need to strengthen their relationship with the law-abiding public.
He ranks with Gladstone as one of the truly great premiers of the 19th Century. Both also inflicted huge damage on their respective parties.
The PM set out to demonstrate that he is every bit as fervent an anti-racist as the Leader of the Opposition.
The harrowing personal story of Jihyun Park, followed by her selection as a Tory candidate in Bury, puts current political obsessions in perspective.
A new study by Anthony Seldon of the office of Prime Minister gives too little credit to the many among its 55 holders whom he dismisses as failures.
The role of the Duke of Wellington and Robert Peel in bringing about Catholic emancipation in this country provides strong foundations.
Dale’s new volume of brief lives of all 55 Prime Ministers since 1721 brings only some of them to life.
They can seem remote from the everyday priorities of people here at home. But at its heart, trade is a powerful way to deliver what people really care about.
Standing by while the law is broken does not make officers, peaceful protesters, members of the public (or statues) any safer.
Sitting in a park is selfish, but organising a mass demonstration in a park is wonderful, and schools should still stay closed. Seriously?
Some of its problems can be fixed. Others won’t be. And one perhaps can’t be: namely, that this Parliament seems to be incapable of saying No.
Disraeli’s impudence and audacity, demonstrated in this collection of his sayings, cast light on the present Prime Minister’s conduct.
Good quality office space is far cheaper in Birmingham than London, and the quality of life is higher. The West Midlands is full of battleground parliamentary seats.
The merits of local policing, embedded in the community, should not be underestimated. Shifting to specialist teams is a mistake.
If we lack the self-confidence to defend our achievements, how do we seriously expect to be able take the fight to our opponents?