May appeals for party unity at 'toughest phase' of Brexit

07 October, 2018, 02:49 | Author: Mary Valdez
  • UK's May aims to gain Conservative control after storm Boris

All eyes may be on Theresa May as she addresses the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham on Wednesday - but numerous paper's column inches are dedicated to a fellow top Tory: Boris Johnson.

At the Conservative conference in Birmingham, Theresa May said her party would set out its plans to boost spending once it has finished negotiating an agreement to leave the EU.

And, unlike a year ago, when the letters behind her spelling out "Building A Country That Works For Everyone" fell off the pinboard they were attached to - like a sputtering clown auto - the words "Opportunity" were, quite fittingly, spelt out on a digital screen.

Dancing onto the stage in Birmingham to Abba's Dancing Queen to a standing ovation, May poked fun at herself after her dance moves were mocked on a trip to Africa.

Hunting on the lands of the leader of the opposition labour party Jeremy Corbyn, Theresa May also suggested that the austerity policy put in place by the Tories took power in 2010 was nearing its end. Many Conservatives expect her to face a leadership challenge soon after Britain leaves the bloc - or even before.

See Johnson's full speech below...

She said: "Their latest plan is to hold a second referendum". But nothing has changed. Speaking at a fringe event at the Tory party conference earlier this week, O'Neill added: "It seems to be a particular honor of whoever happens to be foreign secretary to say evidently silly things". Although, added the Guardian, there is quite a lot of skepticism about whether she can deliver.

She was backed by the Leader of the Commons Andrea Leadsom - a prominent Leave campaigner in the referendum - who said it met her "red lines" for Brexit.

A country of austerity, zero hours contracts, huge student debt, ridiculous rent and house prices, awful public transport, environmental damage, and social destruction, not forgetting adding a £1trillion to the National Debt, and Bob says we should be anxious about Labour.

She's got the fortitude, she's also got a little bit of humour.

Political opponents, however, were not as enthused as Conservative supporters of May.

If 'Times' is right, Trumps could face $400M state tax bill
By the time Trump had graduated from college, the report says, he was getting the equivalent of $1 million a year from his father. According to The Times , the company's address was listed as the home of Fred Trump's nephew John Walter in Manhasset, New York.

Tesla CEO Musk mocks SEC on Twitter after fraud lawsuit
Part of the deal reportedly also required him to get approval for all tweets related to his company before posting. The Tesla boss dislike of short-sellers is well-known: He once called them " jerks who want us to die ".

You won’t believe how much luxury carmaker Aston Martin is valued at
The British supercar maker is now owned by Italian and Kuwaiti shareholders, alongside other minority investors. A representative for Aston Martin declined to comment.

The Prime Minister referred to the National Health Service 14 times, compared with 11 direct mentions of Brexit.

"So today I can announce that we are scrapping that cap".

"Next time you hear someone say that the Tories don't care about the NHS, tell them about that extra funding", she said.

"Austerity is not an economic necessity".

"Britain, under my Conservative Government, is open for business". "And as long as Britain has a Conservative prime minister, we'll never see an end to austerity".

May defended her blueprint, which aims to keep Britain aligned with many European Union rules in return for remaining in the bloc's single market for goods.

I think it's an opportunity for her to say that there is an opportunity beyond Brexit because I think Brexit is not going to be settled in her own mind and in the cabinet's mind until the next round of discussions with the European Union.

But she did her best to appear carefree as she sashayed on to the stage to the Abba hit Dancing Queen - a reference to the much-shared video of her dancing on a trip to Africa - and joked about the coughing fit and collapsing stage backdrop which marred her calamitous conference speech in Manchester a year ago. "Trapped by the rabid ideologues of the Conservative right-wing, Mrs May has been driven to illiberal extremes on Brexit, welfare and immigration".

She also tried to return to the message she gave when she was appointed prime minister in 2016, promising to help those who feel "left behind", many of whom voted to leave the European Union in the referendum of that year.

"Brexit must not suck the oxygen out of domestic policy". And they go back to square one again.



Josh Gordon does Gronk spike after catching first TD with Patriots
After a tough couple of weeks, the New England Patriots are starting to get back into the swing of things. That's also exactly the same as the Week 1 game of the 2017/2018 season had on CBS on September 28, 2017.

Arsenal boss Emery: More academy kids ready to follow Smith Rowe
I said to him, after he left the match, that before he had one action and with ambition, he can go inside the box and score more". Emile Smith Rowe has revealed which Premier League legend he has been studying in a bid to impress manager Unai Emery .

So everyone got the name of Harry and Meghan's dog completely wrong
She continued, "Doria might be her best friend now because she ghosted her friend of 30 years". Nikki was Meghan's maid of honor during her first wedding to her ex Trevor Engelson.

Banksy painting Girl With Red Balloon 'self-destructs' after £1m sale at Sotheby's
Banksy is a Bristol-born artist whose true identity - despite rampant speculation - has never been officially revealed. The artist himself posted a photo of the shredded work on his Instagram page with the caption, "Going, going, gone".

PM Modi invites Russian Federation to set up defence industrial park in India
America's threat of sanctions, however, did impact the progress of negotiations between India and Russian Federation . Donald Trump's administration has explicitly urged its ally India against buying the S-400 Triumf missile system.

India vs West Indies, First Test Day 3 Highlights
He was unbeaten on 27 with four fours to his name and had Paul for company who smashed a four and a six in his 13. Kohli has 24 hundreds from 72 Tests while Virender Sehwag is fifth on the list with 23 hundreds from 103 Tests.

USA indicts seven Russian military intelligence agents in global hacking conspiracy
Russian hackers' activities were exposed following the seizure of laptops from four suspects briefly detained in the Netherlands. The Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt , said he would talk to allies about imposing further sanctions on Russian Federation .

Mourinho urges struggling United to do better against Newcastle
Maybe I'm reacting a little bit emotionally, but I don't particularly care anymore to be honest in respect of what I say. The only way that the Chilean global will remain at United is if Mourinho is sacked, this according to " The Sun ".

Murkowski reveals why bucked GOP in key Kavanaugh vote
Collins said she will announce if she intends to vote for Kavanaugh in a speech on the Senate floor at 3 p.m. Donors' credit cards will be charged when Collins formally casts a yes vote as scheduled on Saturday.

The Goblin, a dwarf planet, found far beyond Pluto
BECKER: An easier solution is the existence of Planet Nine because it naturally creates these objects in the solar system. This is similar to why Pluto never gets too close to the gas giant Neptune , although their orbits actually cross.