Opinion: Hooray! Theresa May loves Birmingham as much as Manchester
Wasn’t that a brilliant Conservative conference?
I don’t mean Theresa May’s speech at the end, when she told middle class liberals where to get off.
I suspect she’s found a winning formula for the next election. Her combination of sticking it to greedy bosses and taking a hardline approach on immigration and crime is exactly how Labour MPs have been clinging on to marginal seats in parts of the Black Country and Birmingham for years.
But as I’m one of the middle class liberals she disapproves of, it didn’t do much for me.
No, what was great about the Conservative conference was the way that... read more
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