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Jake Watts

Jake Watts
Jake is a former parliamentary staffer and is the Chairman of Leeds South West and Morley Young Conservatives.

The King’s Speech: an agenda for “Change”?

21 JULY 2024 | ANALYSIS “Change” was the watchword of Labour’s General Election campaign. The battle bus, posters, and placards were ostentatiously plastered with the...

Government denies ban on new North Sea oil drilling

13 JULY 2024 | NEWS The Government has denied that the Energy Security and Net Zero Secretary, Ed Miliband, overruled officials to block new North...

Chancellor announces new National Wealth Fund

9 JULY 2024 | NEWS The new Chancellor, Rachel Reeves, has announced plans for a £7.3bn National Wealth Fund (NWF) to attract private investment for...

The Public Spending Delusion

1 JULY 2024 | OPINION Austerity, austerity, and austerity: you’ve heard it before, haven’t you? Who hasn’t ­– and this is the point. But it’s...
Wolves of Westminster