Plus: Will Javid come back? Will Boris Island fly? Hazzer, formerly the Duke of Sussex. And: an ice bath in a Scandi forest.
We cheer the mission. But government needs more compromise, art, tact and accomodation than campaigning alone allows.
He is one of the few elements of continuity in what has been a turbulent year at the Government’s top table.
Don’t expect Downing Street to bother too much about what MPs or the media think as it prepares to shake up government.
And: Gigabit broadband will soon be “sprouting like vermicelli”, says Johnson. Plus: Mordaunt’s warnings and Hoey’s heroine’s welcome.
The idea that self-government might matter to Johnson or Gove more than, say, party loyalty leaves him genuinely nonplussed.
Some of the abuse is nothing short of bullying. This is a threat to freedom of speech. We should value debating different views.
Let’s get a good deal, let’s end the toxic tribalism affecting our parties and our politics, and start the healing.