European Research Group

105 MPs vote against changing Brexit date in bad omen for May

27 March 2019 21:43

If Theresa May wants an indication of how well things are going for a third meaningful vote, she could do…

It’s time to send for Michael Gove

24 March 2019 11:16

On Friday in the Spectator’s Coffee House podcast I suggested Michael Gove should be installed as a caretaker leader until June.…

After Brexit defeat, Downing Street insists nothing has changed

14 February 2019 18:42

After Theresa May mysteriously evaporated from the Commons following tonight’s government defeat, Downing Street has issued a statement insisting that…

Defeat looms for government as Brexiteers decide to abstain in key vote

14 February 2019 17:14

The European Research Group has decided it will abstain on the government’s Brexit motion, which MPs will be voting on…

Brexiteer Tories threaten Valentine’s Day defeat

13 February 2019 15:37

Tomorrow’s Brexit vote has gone from being billed the ‘Valentine’s Day massacre’ to threatening a desperately dull anti-climax, and then…

The letter row is a reminder of Theresa May’s weakness

8 September 2017 11:05

Some things never change. It’s the end of the first week of the new term and the Conservatives are finishing it with…