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The Conservative Party has a problem—it’s no longer conservative

It is impossible to look at what we have done over Brexit without astonishment

By Dominic Grieve   March 2019

Theresa May “has satisfied no one." Photo: REX. SHUTTERSTOCK

As a practising Anglican I go to church on a Sunday. Among other things the prayers of intercession ask of me to pray that we may be “quietly governed.”

I find these words often spring to mind at the moment. When I first became familiar with them, I saw them as a quintessential encapsulation of what United Kingdom governments ought to be trying to deliver to their citizens. I have to accept, however, that this view probably identifies me as…

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