Ben Kelly

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Friday, 10 March 2017

The government needs to get radical on education

We at Conservatives for Liberty headquarters were not very impressed with the Budget. Hammering the self-employed with tax rises and …

By Ben Kelly

Thursday, 9 March 2017

How Britain can trade more with Africa

The empire strikes back! The proposed drive to increase trade with the Commonwealth has the eyes of Remainers rolling as …

By Ben Kelly

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Regional agreements like the Single Market are not the only trade game in town

The development of the global trading system has stalled. This has been the conventional wisdom for some time. It was …

By Ben Kelly

Friday, 24 February 2017

The great UKIP surge is never going to happen

So there you have it. Paul Nuttall, Vietnam veteran and the fourth man on the moon, has added another failure …

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Monday, 30 January 2017

EU nationals living in Britain are not bargaining chips

It’s not very often, or ever, that I praise Harriet Harman but I must now do so now for her …

By Ben Kelly

Thursday, 26 January 2017

On the tragic and unjust death of Dan Adamescu

The Romanian businessman Dan Adamescu, owner of the conservative newspaper Romania Libera which has long been a thorn in the …

By Ben Kelly

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Parliament takes back control; Brexiteers should be happy

The Government has lost its appeal on triggering Article 50 after the Supreme Court ruled against Theresa May by a …

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Thursday, 19 January 2017

How the PM could turn a Supreme Court failure to her advantage

When Theresa May became the Prime Minister, after a dramatic leadership race in which she came across like the only …

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Wednesday, 11 January 2017

The “rebooted” Jeremy Corbyn is even more inept than the old one

The polls have been consistently disastrous for the Labour Party for some time now. Surely things can only get better? …

By Ben Kelly