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  • Conservative Home: A second referendum? The poll data suggests Greening’s idea would be a total disaster for the Conservatives


    Viewable only on Library premises It’s hard to judge that offering a second referendum woul... Archived date: 2018-07-19 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/07/james-frayne-a-second-referendum-the-poll-data-suggests-greenings-idea-would-be-a-total-disaster-for-the-conservatives.html
  • Conservative Home: After Salzburg, the EU needs a reality check on its security plans. Urgently.


    Viewable only on Library premises You can’t expect the UK to be a net contributor in defenc... Archived date: 2018-09-23 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/09/andrew-murrison-after-salzburg-the-eu-needs-a-reality-check-on-its-security-plans-urgently.html
  • Conservative Home: Bill Cash: The EU Withdrawal Bill. No Conservative colleague should defy the will of the people next week.


    Viewable only on Library premises Voting to support these Lords amendments to the EU Withdr... Archived date: 2018-06-11 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/06/bill-cash-the-eu-withdrawal-bill-no-conservative-colleague-should-defy-the-will-of-the-people-next-week.html
  • Conservative Home: Brexit. It’s time for an end to illusions. May must choose between the backstop and her country.


    Viewable only on Library premises The first law of the Brexit negotiations is that if There... Archived date: 2018-10-19 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/10/brexit-its-time-for-an-end-to-illusions-may-must-choose-between-the-backstop-and-her-country.html
  • Conservative Home: Brexiteer MPs no longer have a champion in Fleet Street


    Viewable only on Library premises Points out that the Tory press (Daily Mail, Telegraph, Su... Archived date: 2018-10-26 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/10/brexiteer-mps-no-longer-have-a-champion-in-fleet-street.html
  • Conservative Home: Brexiteer frog at boiling point


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on the choices facing Premier Theresa May and Br... Archived date: 2018-07-07 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/frog-at-boiling-point.html
  • Conservative Home: Cheqada


    Viewable only on Library premises Discusses how Theresa May could get a fudged EU Withdrawa... Archived date: 2018-09-24 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/09/cheqada.html
  • Conservative Home: Christopher Howarth: Brexit: Will Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales benefit from new powers?


    Viewable only on Library premises Article regarding potential change to devolution powers r... Archived date: 2019-03-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2016/10/christopher-howarth-brexit-will-scotland-northern-ireland-and-wales-benefit-from-new-powers.html
  • Conservative Home: Christopher Howarth’s Guide to Brexit: Article 50, parliamentary votes, Scotland – and the legalities of leaving


    Viewable only on Library premises Article about various aspects of Brexit. Archived date: 2019-03-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2016/09/christopher-howarths-guide-to-brexit-article-50-parliamentary-votes-and-the-snp-the-legalities-of-leaving.html
  • Conservative Home: Corbyn trolls his own pro-EU backbenchers over the EEA, while seeking to pick his battles on the Withdrawal Bill


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on Labour's proposals to maintain access to the ... Archived date: 2018-06-11 https://www.conservativehome.com/leftwatch/2018/06/corbyn-trolls-his-own-pro-eu-backbenchers-over-the-eea-while-seeking-to-pick-his-battles-on-the-withdrawal-bill.html
  • Conservative Home: Daniel Hannan: My view of May’s new Brexit plan. It’s just about better than No Deal. But now a line in the sand must be drawn


    Viewable only on Library premises Predicts that Eurocrats will turn the screw tighter, leav... Archived date: 2018-07-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/07/daniel-hannan-my-view-of-mays-new-brexit-plan-its-just-about-better-than-no-deal-but-this-far-and-no-further.html
  • Conservative Home: Davidson’s post-Brexit strategy could net her Scotland’s Leave voters


    Viewable only on Library premises Article regarding potential Conservative political progre... Archived date: 2019-03-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2016/09/davidsons-post-brexit-strategy-could-net-her-scotlands-leave-voters.html
  • Conservative Home: Dear Agony Aunt – our friend Theresa has a problem with Michel. Can you help?


    Viewable only on Library premises Peter Lilley depicts 'his friend Theresa' trying to leave... Archived date: 2018-08-19 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/08/peter-lilley-dear-agony-aunt-our-friend-theresa-has-a-problem-with-michel-can-you-help.html
  • Conservative Home: Dominic Cummings, NHS hero


    Viewable only on Library premises Credits former Vote Leave director Dominic Cummings with ... Archived date: 2018-06-21 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/06/dominic-cummings-nhs-hero.html
  • Conservative Home: Even the blockade of Qatar hasn’t produced the calamity that hysterical Remainers now predict from Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises The UK has reached the limit of what it can concede to Br... Archived date: 2018-07-28 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/07/daniel-hannan-even-the-blockade-of-qatar-hasnt-produced-the-results-hyperbolic-remainers-now-predict-from-brexit.html
  • Conservative Home: Forget the Irish Sea border. If we must have a backstop, how about a Celtic Sea border instead?


    Viewable only on Library premises We ought not to require any more Ireland – Northern Irela... Archived date: 2018-08-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/07/andrew-lilico-forget-the-irish-sea-border-if-we-must-have-a-backstop-how-about-a-celtic-sea-border-instead.html
  • Conservative Home: Henry Newman: The Alternative Arrangements Commission offers the best route through the backstop problem


    Viewable only on Library premises The landing zone for a negotiated way through Brexit was ... Archived date: 2019-07-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2019/06/henry-newman-the-alternative-arrangements-commission-offers-the-best-route-through-the-backstop-problem.html
  • Conservative Home: Here in Norway, we can do much better than the EEA. And so can you in Britain when you quit the EU


    Viewable only on Library premises Nei til EU in Norway wants to replace the EEA agreement w... Archived date: 2018-09-08 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/09/kathrine-kleveland-here-in-norway-we-can-do-much-better-than-the-eea-and-so-can-you-in-britain-when-you-quit-the-eu.html
  • Conservative Home: Higher taxes, spending bungs, pay caps, gender quotas. Is this really the brave new Brexit Britain we want?


    Viewable only on Library premises Britain is now set to leave the EU in March 2019. Daniel ... Archived date: 2018-06-29 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/06/daniel-hannan-higher-taxes-spending-bungs-pay-caps-gender-quotas-is-this-really-the-brave-new-brexit-britain-we-want.html
  • Conservative Home: How to manage No Deal? To start with, pledge to reduce tariffs.


    Viewable only on Library premises Brexit negotiations are stalled. Only one issue matters –... Archived date: 2018-10-19 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/10/henry-newman-how-to-manage-no-deal-to-start-with-pledge-to-reduce-tariffs.html
  • Conservative Home: If Cabinet Ministers aren’t prepared to listen to business, they should consider their position


    Viewable only on Library premises Calls on cabinet ministers to listen to business in deliv... Archived date: 2018-07-05 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/07/nicky-morgan-if-cabinet-ministers-arent-prepared-to-listen-to-business-they-should-consider-their-position.html
  • Conservative Home: It’s time to study the map that leads from Norway to Canada


    Viewable only on Library premises The appeal of Norway-to-Canada is that it has something f... Archived date: 2018-10-28 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/10/its-time-to-study-the-map-that-leads-from-norway-to-canada.html
  • Conservative Home: Juncker’s legacy to date. The loss of a member state. And the slated rise of a crony.


    Viewable only on Library premises The Juncker Commission stands accused of pursuing a feder... Archived date: 2018-09-09 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/09/syed-kamall-junckers-legacy-to-date-the-loss-of-a-member-state-and-the-slated-rise-of-a-crony.html
  • Conservative Home: Let’s make Brexit bold, inspiring and green – not timid and apologetic


    Viewable only on Library premises Calls for a new Environment Act to restore nature, reinvi... Archived date: 2018-09-03 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/08/simon-clarke-lets-make-brexit-bold-inspiring-and-green-not-timid-and-apologetic.html
  • Conservative Home: Like Peel versus the Corn Laws, the Conservative Party must use Brexit to slash the cost of living


    Viewable only on Library premises Like Peel in the era of the Corn Laws, facing off monopol... Archived date: 2018-08-08 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/08/nat-wei-like-peel-versus-the-corn-laws-the-conservative-party-must-use-brexit-to-slash-the-cost-of-living.html
  • Conservative Home: Malta makes a strong case to host the EU outposts of British companies after Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Argues that that Malta represents the best destination fo... Archived date: 2018-06-29 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/06/lord-ashcroft-special-report-malta-makes-a-strong-case-to-host-the-eu-outposts-of-british-companies-after-brexit.html
  • Conservative Home: May’s big new problem is the loss of trust which she has inflicted upon herself


    Viewable only on Library premises Argues that, by developing an alternative Brexit plan to ... Archived date: 2018-07-18 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/mays-big-new-problem-is-the-loss-of-trust-which-she-has-inflicted-upon-herself.html
  • Conservative Home: May’s new Brexit plan. There is an alternative – from within the Government itself.


    Viewable only on Library premises Political opponents criticised Brexiteers for not having ... Archived date: 2018-07-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/mays-new-brexit-plan-there-is-an-alternative-from-within-the-government-itself.html
  • Conservative Home: Meanwhile, good news from Gibraltar


    Viewable only on Library premises The UK and Spanish governments have reached agreement ove... Archived date: 2018-10-23 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/10/agreement-on-gibraltar-is-the-good-news-on-the-brexit-negotiations.html
  • Conservative Home: Navigating the EU Withdrawal Bill through unamended without a majority is nightmarish – but possible


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on the difficulties the government faces getting... Archived date: 2018-06-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/06/henry-newman-navigating-the-withdrawal-bill-through-unamended-without-a-majority-is-nightmarish-but-possible.html
  • Conservative Home: Next week, Hammond must present a Budget for Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Three key issues were expected to dominate the November ... Archived date: 2018-10-25 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/10/andrew-lilico-a-budget-for-brexit.html
  • Conservative Home: No Deal 1) The money


    Viewable only on Library premises In the first of my series of articles on contingency plan... Archived date: 2018-08-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/07/arnell-1-no-deal-1-the-money.html
  • Conservative Home: Nothing has changed? Come off it. The Prime Minister is treating voters and MPs like fools.


    Viewable only on Library premises "The Prime Minister’s plan would leave us bound, when it ... https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/nothing-has-changed-come-off-it-the-prime-minister-is-treating-voters-and-mps-like-fools.html
  • Conservative Home: On the question of a second referendum, Labour’s easiest answer is yet more careful, deniable ambiguity


    Viewable only on Library premises Pro-EU campaigners pressing for the Labour Party to suppo... Archived date: 2018-09-25 https://www.conservativehome.com/leftwatch/2018/09/on-the-question-of-a-second-referendum-labours-easiest-answer-is-yet-more-careful-deniable-ambiguity.html
  • Conservative Home: Our Brexit plan takes back control of money, laws and borders – and here’s how. May and Raab’s letter to Conservative MPs


    Viewable only on Library premises The Prime Minister and her Brexit secretary attempt to se... Archived date: 2018-07-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/parliament/2018/07/our-brexit-plan-takes-back-control-of-money-laws-and-borders-and-heres-how-may-and-raabs-letter-to-conservative-mps.html
  • Conservative Home: Owen Paterson: No Deal would put the people back in control


    Viewable only on Library premises Argues that the optimal Brexit outcome remained a wide-ra... Archived date: 2019-01-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/01/owen-paterson-no-deal-would-put-the-people-back-in-control.html
  • Conservative Home: Starmer chances his arm by challenging McDonnell and McCluskey over Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Analyses the Labour Party's ambiguous position on the que... Archived date: 2018-09-28 https://www.conservativehome.com/leftwatch/2018/09/starmer-chances-his-arm-by-challenging-mcdonnell-and-mccluskey-over-brexit.html
  • Conservative Home: Stephen Booth: Not so long ago, EU leaders hoped Brexit would be stopped. They may now be ready for it to go ahead.


    Viewable only on Library premises Faced with the internal political crisis Brexit has becom... Archived date: 2019-09-20 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2019/09/stephen-booth-in-eu-capitals-the-conclusion-that-it-would-be-better-for-the-uk-to-just-leave-is-gaining-purchase.html
  • Conservative Home: The Brexit negotiation and the Government’s position. There is a glimmer of light.


    Viewable only on Library premises Calls on Theresa May to support her Brexit secretary Davi... Archived date: 2018-06-11 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/06/the-brexit-negotiation-and-the-governments-position-there-is-a-glimmer-of-light.html
  • Conservative Home: The EEA/EFTA ‘safe harbour’ is not the Brexit Britain needs


    Viewable only on Library premises With the unwanted and unworkable Chequers proposal creati... Archived date: 2018-09-24 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/09/lee-rowley-the-eea-efta-safe-harbour-is-not-the-brexit-britain-needs.html
  • Conservative Home: The EU negotiation. First, let’s use the velvet glove. But if that doesn’t work, the iron fist.


    Viewable only on Library premises The Government seems to have agreed to give Parliament th... Archived date: 2018-06-16 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/06/alex-morton-the-eu-negotiation-first-lets-use-the-velvet-glove-but-if-that-doesnt-work-the-iron-fist.html
  • Conservative Home: The Government’s White Paper plan would not free us from the European Court of Justice


    Viewable only on Library premises Points out that the European Court of Justice would still... Archived date: 2018-07-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/the-governments-white-paper-plan-would-not-free-us-from-the-european-court-of-justice.html
  • Conservative Home: The Lords’ amendments are legally unnecessary and economically counter-productive


    Viewable only on Library premises The Lords’ amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill are based... Archived date: 2018-06-21 https://www.conservativehome.com/thinktankcentral/2018/06/sheila-lawlor-the-lords-amendments-are-legally-unnecessary-and-economically-counter-productive.html
  • Conservative Home: The campaign for a second referendum isn’t really a campaign for a second referendum


    Viewable only on Library premises Argues that the campaign for a second referendum is in re... Archived date: 2018-08-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/the-campaign-for-a-second-referendum-isnt-really-a-campaign-for-a-second-referendum.html
  • Conservative Home: The claim that the UK has become a more xenophobic country since the referendum is a damaging myth


    Viewable only on Library premises Statistics recorded in the Crime Survey of England and Wa... Archived date: 2020-02-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2020/01/the-claim-that-the-uk-has-become-a-more-xenophobic-country-since-the-referendum-is-a-damaging-myth.html
  • Conservative Home: The farcical horse-trading of the EU’s top job is a stark reminder of why we must leave


    Viewable only on Library premises The choice of a new EU Commission president in 2019 was s... Archived date: 2019-07-05 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2019/07/the-farcical-horse-trading-of-the-eus-top-job-is-a-stark-reminder-of-why-we-must-leave.html
  • Conservative Home: The proposed Brexit terms represent a deal worse than either staying or leaving.


    Viewable only on Library premises The proposed exit terms (remaining in the customs union) ... Archived date: 2018-10-18 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/10/daniel-hannan-the-proposed-brexit-terms-represent-a-deal-worse-than-either-staying-or-leaving.html
  • Conservative Home: The real meaning of the meaningful vote


    Viewable only on Library premises Giving Parliament a legal entitlement to a "meaningful vo... Archived date: 2018-06-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/06/the-real-meaning-of-the-meaningful-vote.html
  • Conservative Home: The self-styled Disruptor-in-Chief speaks out. Truss says higher taxes would be “a complete contradiction” of the Brexit vote. Her speech.


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2018-06-29 https://www.conservativehome.com/parliament/2018/06/the-self-styled-disruptor-in-chief-speaks-out-truss-says-higher-taxes-would-be-a-complete-contradiction-of-the-brexit-vote-her-speech-full-text.html