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May finally has some style—but her stance on Brexit is still desperately lacking substance

May dragged the UK press pack to Florence in order to hear a speech which only mixed vacuity and arrogance with desperate, panglossian horizon-scanning

By Jay Elwes  

Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech in Florence, Italy. Photo: PA

It was uncertain why the PM decided to make her big pre-Conference speech in Florence, an especially unusual choice as the audience was made up almost entirely of the Westminster press pack.

The Prime Minister has undergone extensive media training. Today’s appearance showed none of the chilly robotics…

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