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Queens Speech 2017

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Queens Speech 2017

Today’s Queen’s Speech was dictated by parliamentary arithmetic, dominated by Brexit and derelict on manifesto promises.The lack of detail is testament to a Prime Minister and government under great pressure; unable to press on with their most radical plans and unsure whether they will still be in place to deliver the next one.

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How does #GE2017 affect Brexit negotiations?

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How does #GE2017 affect Brexit negotiations?

On Monday David Davis went to Brussels to kick off the first round of formal negotiations, with the urbane Michel Barnier. The FT have reported the weakness of May would cast a shadow over our Brexit negotiations, a view shared widely amongst the commentariat.  I sat down to challenge this bit of ‘received wisdom’.

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