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Debate on Grammar Schools March 14

28 Feb 2017

Following Theresa May’s welcome revival of grammar schools, The Conservative Woman is hosting a grammar school debate involving two of the biggest names in the field. 

Motion: ‘This House believes that a new generation of globally competiti… read more

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Dame Louise Casey: Replacing one form of intolerance with another

11 Jan 2017

On January 9th in a House of Commons Committee Room the Government’s integration tsar Dame Louise Casey labelled church schools supportive of traditional marriage as ‘homophobic’. She accused opponents of gay marriage of using ‘religious coread more

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The Casey review: replacing one form of intolerance with another

15 Dec 2016


Last week saw the publication of Dame Louise Casey’s review into integration and community cohesion in the UK. Her 199-page report, commissioned by David Cameron when he was prime minister, has been widely praised. However, that praise has … read more

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100 days after Brexit, what should Teresa May do next?

1 Oct 2016

The grassroots voice Delyth Miles

The Guardian October 1

‘She needs to temper her impressive toughness to ensure continued support’

So far, the prime minister has handled Brexit well. Discussions with members and officials of Conservative a… read more

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Grassroots statement reported front page of Church Newspaper

14 Jul 2016

 

FOLLOWING the unexpected events of Monday, Theresa May became the new Prime Minister on Wednesday.

Mrs Leadsom announced at 12.15 on Monday that she was withdrawing from the Conservative Party leadership race. That left Home Secretar

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Theresa May must listen to the Grassroots - Mary Douglas

11 Jul 2016

Mary Douglas spoke on “Five Live” at 18:47 - 2hrs 47 in.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07k0960#play

“Theresa May must connect with that which Andrea carries.”  Andrea had the support of many Grassroots. Theresa May must listen to the Gra… read more

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Why Andrea Leadsom stepped aside for Theresa May

11 Jul 2016

Laura Kuennsberg  BBC News

The referendum on our place in the EU was only 18 days ago - longer than a decent summer holiday, but only just. On the eve of the vote we thought that it might change just about everything in British politics, th… read more

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