What else was on the agenda for the party conference? On Monday, October 1, attendees attended a session on An Economy That Works for Everyone in the morning from 10am until 12.30pm featuring the Secretaries of State for Work and Pensions, Transport, Exiting the European Union Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Chancellor of the Exchequer. … [Read more...] about Conservative Party Conference 2018 – when does it end, when is Theresa May’s speech and where is it being held?
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is pictured at a meeting at 10 Downing Street, London, U.K., on July 24, 2018. Members of the prime minister's party have warned that a membership surge may put the party in the hands of extreme Brexit supporters. Matt Dunham/Pool via REUTERS … [Read more...] about Theresa May’s Conservative Party At Risk of Extremist Brexit Takeover, MP Warns
Ambrose Evans-Pritchard: My battle with Brett Kavanaugh over the truth Philip Johnston: Boris Johnson's moment may have passed Theresa May urged to set date for her departure by ministers Jacob Rees-Mogg: Tories should be more like Labour May to give her keynote speech at 11.45am The Conservative party must be “comfortable with modern Britain in all of its diversity” if it is to win the next election, Theresa May will say today. … [Read more...] about Conservative party conference: Theresa May to lay out her vision for post-Brexit Britain
John McCain, who spoke at this conference 12 years ago, put it like this: "We argue and compete and sometimes even vilify each other in our raucous public debates. But we have always had so much more in common with each other than in disagreement." … [Read more...] about Theresa May’s Conservative party conference speech in full
Why have they quit? In a letter to the Prime Minister, the trio said they could not stay in a Conservative Party and a Government which was “so firmly in the grip of the ERG and DUP”. The ERG is the European Research Group of Tory Eurosceptics. … [Read more...] about Conservative Party split: Who are the three Tory MPs who have quit to join The Independent Group and why have they decided to go?