Lord Howell calls for really radical Johnson move. End shoe-string UK diplomacy. Combine DFID and FCO. Create a £15-16 billion budget truly powerful spearhead for the UK’s international influence and interests.
Keynote Speech to the Global Policy Insight Seminar Brexit and the Modern Commonwealth Keynote Speech to the Global Policy Insight Seminar Brexit and the Modern Commonwealth Tuesday December 18th . House of Lords
Keynote Speech to the Global Policy Insight Seminar on Brexit and the Modern Commonwealth 18.12.18- House of Lords
Lord Howell proposed opening Speech to Lords 10.12.18
‘This is the aborted speech with which Lord Howell was due to open the Lords debate on Monday. The debate was cancelled – for dubious copycat reasons - but the point needs repeating – Parliament is not a Government , and when it tries to ‘take control’ chaos invariably follows.’