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Why I am backing Boris

I have long believed that the Conservative Party needed a new Leader, starting with the shock of the Chequers announcements in July 2018, which saw the current Prime Minister go back on the pledges she made at her Lancaster House speech of January 2017 and which were enshrined in the Conservative

D Day and the Northamptonshire Yeomanry

The invasion of Normandy on the 6th June 1944 was the most important military victory of the Western Allies of the Second World War. It was and still is the largest land, sea and air operation in military history and is unlikely to be surpassed.

Brexit Update: The 29th March Vote

I took some time at the weekend reflecting upon the momentous events that took place in Westminster last week and in order to articulate the tactical changes I made on Friday.

The political risks of extending Article 50

The last seven days have been a momentous week in British politics. Big battles have been fought, political reputations tested and a frenzy I have never before experienced in my political career played out.

My response to the draft EU Withdrawal Agreement

I have waited until the Prime Minister's 'Deal' has reached what seems to be an unalterable point - having been agreed by the EU Council - before responding to you in order to be as definitive as possible.

Northampton Armistice Commemorations

On the eleventh day of the eleventh month at the eleventh hour, Northampton came together to commemorate those who fell in past wars. Three thousand six hundred and seventy one men from the Borough of Northampton died in service to their country. since 1914.

Heathrow expansion

The Government's decision to support a new runway at Heathrow in the proposed Airports National Policy Statement (NPS) is a momentous step for our country.