There has been a lot of comment this week about thatphotograph –taken at the recent G7 meeting of world leaders, showing President Trump under pressure from the other 6, but looking like the stubborn teenager refusing to do his homework.
Today, I wrote to the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, in response to the newly published Cross Country franchise consultation. The premise of the consultation document is simply not good enough.
You would think that after 26 years I had covered every inch of the constituency. Not so. Two weeks ago, I went to the open day being held by Hooe Point Sailing club, which is right at the very end of Barton Road, Hooe.
As you will no doubt be aware, one of the crucial negotiations in the Brexit process relates to the issue of customs and borders, import and export tariffs between the UK, the EU and the rest of the world.
We have reached the business end of the Brexit-saga. By October we need the final deal in place so that our Parliament and the EU Parliament has time to vote on it before the two year notice period triggered by article 50 expires.
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