What’s Coming Up This Week

  • Monday
    • Government Boundary Commission final proposals released
    • Lord Prior pre-appointment hearing before the Health Select Committee.
  • Tuesday
    • UK monthly unemployment stats released.
    • Philip Hammond to give evidence to the Lords Economic Affairs Committee.
    • John McDonnell to give a speech at the TUC Congress.
  • Wednesday
    • PMQs.
    • Jean-Claude Juncker State of the Union address.
    • Justin Welby addresses the TUC Congress.
  • Thursday
    • Bank of England interest rate decision.
    • Question Time returns – this week from Banbury.
    • Conference recess begins.
  • Friday
    • Craig Mackinlay to appear in court.

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Quote of the Day

Dominic Raab wrote in his letter of resignation…

“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”


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