Conservative Leadership Race

Michael, As a Friend, Don't Do This

Ivan Massow | Posted 05.07.2016 | UK Politics
Ivan Massow

I find myself feeling in inconsolably sad. Not because the country has forgone both financial security and a place at the top table, for the comfort of home-grown xenophobia. But because last week saw one good friend and former flatmate, Michael Gove, fillet and broil another, Boris Johnson, and for what?

Michael Gove Is a Conviction Politician Determined to Change Our Country for the Better

Nick Gibb | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Politics
Nick Gibb

Michael doesn't let obstacles get in the way of his drive for improving the life chances and opportunities of those who are failed by government. He is demanding but, in my experience, incredibly loyal and supportive of his colleagues. He set a clear direction but gave me the freedom and autonomy to develop the agenda and shape legislation.

Leadership after Brexit must involve this

Jem Bendell | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Politics
Jem Bendell

Post-referendum, everyone upset about the result is talking about leadership. How could David Cameron have risked so much just to placate a minority i...