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Resolving the Brexit Impasse

A route to a clear and authentic Brexit is now more confused and difficult than ever after the Commons decision to vote down the Withdrawal Agreement for a third time, and its failure to agree on an alternative in the recent indicative votes.

Another Brexit extension…

It is my belief that it would have been far better to have left the EU on 29th March. The Government and Parliament had plenty of time to have prepared the ground for this.

Number 10 Has the Brexit Key - Briefings for Brexit

Britain has made extensive and detailed preparations to leave the EU under WTO rules – the so called ‘No Deal’.  But much of this is being kept secret and even held up by Downing Street in order to frighten MPs and the country into supporting the Prime Minister’s discredited ‘deal’.  MPs and even

Derek recognises the need for more NHS dentist provision

I recognise the need for comprehensive access to NHS dentists and myself and other Cornish MPs are working with Cornwall Council, Cornwall NHS and NHS England to try and improve access to NHS dentists. The following is what the current situation is in Cornwall and the rest of England; 

MP's column

On Monday I joined Conservative colleagues in a meeting with Liz Truss, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, to set out priorities for Government funding as part of the Strategic Spending Review. Further funding for education was a hot topic.