Brian Monteith

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Thursday, 11 July 2019

Five key questions for the Tory leadership contenders

As the ballot papers pop through letterboxes and land in the homes of Conservative & Unionist Party members there are …

By Brian Monteith

Thursday, 2 May 2019

Maduro will not last much longer, but that's no thanks to the EU

Recent events in Venezuela are notable for what didn’t happen. Yes the legitimate interim President Juan Guaido tried to push …

By Brian Monteith

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Malthouse Plan B is the best approach for salvaging Brexit and our democracy

The defeat of the Prime Minister’s Withdrawal Agreement is no surprise. The scale of the defeat, 149 in total, most …

By Brian Monteith

Tuesday, 5 March 2019

EU policies have cost the UK £82bn in lost exports – we must broaden our horizons

As we prepare to leave the European Union those seeking to reverse the UK’s historic decision continue to present the …

By Brian Monteith

Monday, 11 February 2019

UK government should not reward Cuban dictatorship with trade

If you’re a Foreign Office Minister and are praised by a Corbynista group, then surely you must know you are …

By Brian Monteith

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Ten reasons the Prime Minister's deal is unacceptable

1) The UK will be trapped. Currently the UK is free to leave the EU unilaterally under the Article 50 …

By Brian Monteith

Monday, 22 October 2018

The Single Market is harmful to the UK – and Chequers only compounds the damage

Despite having had the debate decided more than two years ago we still hear claims of the overwhelming importance of …

By Brian Monteith

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Will the Queen of Scots lose her crown?

More than ever before the general election will play out differently across the United Kingdom. In England, Wales and Northern …

By Brian Monteith

Saturday, 22 October 2016

Wallonian protectionism confirms Britain is right to leave the EU

We can always trust the establishment-leaning parts of our broadcast media to put a grim interpretation on international events as they impact …

By Brian Monteith