News

W2W - Russian threat

AS I write, the Ukranian President is warning of a “full-scale war” with Russia.

Petro Poroshenko says that troops and tanks are massing on his border and has placed his country under martial law in anticipation of an attack.

Diary - Project Fear rolls back into town

Here we go again! Project Fear 2. Chancellor Hammond and his team of Remainers once again warn we're going to hell in a handcart. As freedom day approaches these tactics are going to be applied more and more.

Department of Trade report - UK trade continues to flourish

Investment

We are the number one destination in Europe for foreign investment.
Since June 2016, UK tech companies have received over £5 billion in venture capitalist funding – more than France (£1.55bn), Germany (£2.15bn) and Sweden (£644m) combined

Exports

Diary - rumours abound

More and more rumours abound as this so-called Withdrawal Deal and Political Declaration are torn apart, and rightly so.

Diary - democracy is under serious attack

Another sad day for democracy and politics in this country. The Prime Minister was making her second Statement in a few days about the Withdrawal Agreement and the Political Declaration. Few, if any of us, were happy with either, both riddled with ambiguity.

W2W - our fishing waters still on the negotiating table

DESPITE repeated assurances that we were going to take back control of our fishing waters, the matter is once again on the negotiating table.

In a speech on Wednesday, I said this would send a shiver through the spines of every fisherman.

Diary - meeting CCG regarding healthcare issues

Out to Dorchester first thing for one of my regular meetings with council officials and our senior cllr Jeff Cant. It lasted about an hour and we went through an agenda that covered many key areas.