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By Prospect Team   December 2019

Please note a version of David Hannay’s letter will appear in the winter double issue

A new political home

Gaby Hinsliff’s article on “The end of the liberal Tory” (November) explores the issue in great depth. But we have to ask: what is liberal conservatism and what does it represent?

The values that drew me to the Conservative Party over two decades ago were a firm belief in liberal democracy, including the rule of law and property rights; cherishing the Union; and economic pragmatism, being pro-business and pro-endeavour.

This government’s approach to Brexit is taking…

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