Monday, 6 November 2017

Paradise papers, the Queen and a far-left festival of hypocrisy and xenophobia

The first big “Paradise Papers” story – based on millions of leaked documents – is about the Queen’s finances. Apparently,..

By Andrew Lilico


Thursday, 26 October 2017

What's really happened to average wages

The Office for National Statistics Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings in the UK report for 2017 was released today...

By Andrew Lilico


Thursday, 12 October 2017

Get ready for a no deal Brexit

As expected, this week’s Brexit talks included no new breakthrough. The UK has now flat refused to discuss an EU..

By Andrew Lilico


Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Time is running out: we need to start preparing for No Deal

In January 2017, Theresa May proposed a new free trade agreement (FTA) with the EU post-Brexit, outside the customs union..

By Andrew Lilico


Friday, 1 September 2017

The Conservative Party needs a CANZUK migration deal to attract young voters

The Holy Grail of Conservative politics at present is to find some way to attract younger voters, and in particular..

By Andrew Lilico


Monday, 21 August 2017

To agree an orderly Brexit we have to know what the trade deal will be

There is currently some kerfuffle about whether the EU27 and UK will proceed to trade talks in October. It is..

By Andrew Lilico


Friday, 28 July 2017

Stop talking about "betrayal" - a phased withdrawal from the EU has always been the plan

Quite rightly, the details of the process for leaving the EU received only a modest amount of discussion during the..

By Andrew Lilico


Thursday, 20 July 2017

Those who shout loudest often aren’t in the majority

I had an interesting exchange yesterday. It wasn’t especially interesting for the substance of the matter — a rather dull..

By Andrew Lilico


Wednesday, 19 July 2017

A British Government always pays its dues - the problem is we owe the EU approximately nothing

The so-called “Brexit departure bill” is proving every bit as thorny an issue, early in the Brexit negotiations, as was..

By Andrew Lilico