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Full Text of the resignation speech of Boris Johnson

19 Jul 2018

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Thank you Mr Speaker for granting me the opportunity to pay tribute to the men and women of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, who have done an outstanding job over the last two years, and I am very proud that we have rallied th

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Grassroots respond to White Paper on Brexit

16 Jul 2018

Since the publication of the White Paper, Grassroots website has received a number of extensive communications. They all reject the White Paper.

A.     Get on with Brexit

I am fully supportive of Theresa  May, but just wish she would get on… read more

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Grassroots respond to Chequers plan

12 Jul 2018

After last Friday’s cabinet meeting and the resignations of David Davis and Boris Johnson, Grassroots Conservatives contacted our followers for their views. The replies to date are virtually unanimous in condemning the proposals as not in a… read more

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Support Ashers Baking Company appeal to UK Supreme Court

7 Mar 2018

Ashers Baking Company have appealed against a ruling that they broke the law by declining to decorate a cake with a pro-gay marriage slogan. The Christian Institute is backing the appeal which will be ruled on by the Court of Appeal in Belf… read more

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CCHQ drops centralisation plans after members' outcry

15 Feb 2018

Last week Guido told how the Tories were moving to centralise the candidate selection process and break the 150 year-old constituency association link. The story was followed up in the weekend papers and caused considerable consternation am… read more

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Aid agencies and the balance of power

14 Feb 2018

Vinay Samuel and Chris Sugden 

Church of England Newspaper February 16th

            At the heart of the issue raised by Oxfam’s activities in Haiti in 2011 is the imbalance of power in any charitable engagement with powerless and poor peop… read more

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Respect democracy!

12 Feb 2018

We don’t want gay marriage, says Bermuda. Oh yes you do, insists meddling Britain

By Andrew Tettenborn

February 12, 2018 

We always suspected that the bien-pensants of Blackheath and the human rights enthusiasts of Hampstead didn’t really l… read more

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