Theresa May

brexit deal

Third time’s the charm? We could be heading for another vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal

March 12, 2019 4:58 pm

The withdrawal agreement went down by 149 votes — at the worst end of expectations

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Why the EU is so eager for Theresa May’s Brexit deal to pass

March 12, 2019 10:56 am

Thanks to the withdrawal agreement, the UK will have to adopt new EU legislation. This will only hand over more power to Brussels

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What I want from modern architecture

February 21, 2019 1:02 pm

Architects need to stop aiming for the ‘iconic’ and focus on everyday beauty

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There’s only way out of this Brexit nightmare – revoke Article 50

February 21, 2019 11:32 am

The EU has the UK in an impossible bind, but there is something we can do

softer brexit

The brutal truth is that May is heading towards a softer Brexit

January 17, 2019 10:30 am

Rebel MPs now want to dictate the terms of Brexit. Will they succeed?

theresa may confidence vote

Theresa May’s confidence vote problems will only get worse

January 15, 2019 5:31 pm

Labour plan to keep tabling motions of no confidence in the coming weeks until one works

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If her Brexit deal fails, a no confidence motion might help Theresa May

January 15, 2019 8:29 am

It would shift the focus on to whether the government could survive that, rather than what Plan B is

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If anyone knows Theresa May’s secret plan, it’s Philip

January 10, 2019 2:31 pm

We all rely on our partners, especially in a time of crisis

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The beginning is nigh

January 2, 2019 10:55 am

20 predictions for 2019

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The confusion of the Confucians

December 13, 2018 12:05 pm

Kissinger is right about Trump, of course

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Theresa May has boxed herself in

December 12, 2018 5:51 pm

She stays because she has promised to go

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After a day of high drama in Westminster, nothing has changed

December 12, 2018 5:08 pm

Inside Parliament as Theresa May wins a confidence vote

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The confidence vote was not a win in any real sense for Theresa May

December 12, 2018 4:53 pm

Ministers are keen to put to The Spectator that 200 is a respectable figure – even if it is on the low end of respectable

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Have the Tory rebels’ methods scuppered their chances of success?

December 12, 2018 10:13 am

The heavy-handed confidence vote operation is deterring Conservative MPs

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Ditching Theresa May achieves nothing

December 12, 2018 9:50 am

Changing the pilot right now does not mean a change in direction

theresa may confidence vote

What will happen for Theresa May in today’s confidence vote?

December 12, 2018 9:37 am

One long-time backbench ally of the Prime Minister predicts that she’ll win by 200 to 115

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The lies and liars of Brexit

December 11, 2018 10:22 am

The politicians I’ve spent my adult life talking to, writing about and often defending, have failed in their first responsibility: to tell people the truth

theresa may leadership

May’s delay has made a leadership challenge more likely

December 11, 2018 10:00 am

It has become a received wisdom that the British PM has somehow has stayed the executioner’s axe. Yet the opposite is true

theresa may brexit vote

Why Theresa May has decided to postpone the Brexit vote

December 10, 2018 9:32 am

Pressure from Cabinet ministers appears to have been effective

soft brexit

Britain is heading towards a soft Brexit or a second referendum

December 6, 2018 11:39 am

If May’s deal is defeated, we’ll enter the most uncertain period in recent British political history

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The top 40 horrors lurking in the small print of Theresa May’s Brexit deal

November 17, 2018 2:22 pm

Britain’s ‘transition period’ could last indefinitely

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The British Conservative Party deserve a lengthy spell in opposition

November 15, 2018 3:12 pm

Brexit is not being done well because it cannot be done well; the surprise remains that it is being done at all

theresa may confidence vote

Could Theresa May survive a vote of no confidence?

November 15, 2018 2:50 pm

There is clearly a swell of dissent which will be very difficult for the British PM to stem

brexit deal

Theresa May’s Brexit deal proves one thing: the establishment always wins

November 15, 2018 7:08 am

What we voted for does not matter, because they will not let it happen

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Was Theresa May attacking Trump, or a blond populist closer to home?

September 27, 2018 4:53 am

The Prime Minister’s UN gambit exposes her as an unreliable, unsuitable partner