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Cameron’s Commons return: Syria, Woolwich and tax

The PM fails to convince parliament on Syria

By Jay Elwes  

The issue of Europe is once again causing splits in the Tory party

The PM arrived at the Commons yesterday afternoon looking tanned. Several times he adjusted the knot of his tie, perhaps unused to the feel of it after his time away on holiday.

The House was to be updated on three subjects. These were, first, progress in discussions with the European Commission on the subject of tax evasion, second the deteriorating situation in Syria and the decision recently taken by the…

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