With almost half the candidates for the Tory leadership so eager to admit they’ve dabbled with illegal substances and one fending off proceedings in court it’s beginning to look like a contest to resolve who would be the lesser liability as Prime Minister.
As I See It
Simple investment indicators seem to have gone out of fashion, finds ALAN STEEL
As actors and comedians know, when it comes to satisfying an audience, timing is everything. At delicate moments it is also important to choose the right topic for conversation.
While the weekend papers focused on who may replace Theresa May as leader of the Tory Party, and in the process become the new Prime Minister, the voters were about to deliver their own verdict on leadership of the country.
Tesco Bank’s decision to pull out of the mortgage business may have come as a disappointment to its former chief executive Benny Higgins.