BlogsJust Jim

End of uncertainty

Jim asks if next week MPs will give business some certainty by finally accepting the EU Deal. He also looks at how the hard left is taking over local government in parts of the North.
chris
6th March 2019
BlogsJust Jim

EU deal on March 12th?

This week Jim speculates that the possibility of a People's Vote or an extension of the Brexit wrangle, might force MPs to back May's deal on March 12th. He also looks at the skills gap facing digital industries in the…
chris
28th February 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Right move… wrong time

This week Jim asks if defecting MPs have added a confusing element to the mounting crisis over Brexit. He also warns the Independents to avoid an arrogant approach to the Liberal Democrats.
chris
21st February 2019
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Questions over HS2 and Fracking

This week Jim asks whether two major investment projects have a future, HS2 and fracking for gas in Lancashire. He also casts doubt on nuclear power investment as the government seems to be relying on ever cheaper renewable resources
chris
14th February 2019
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May Still Standing

This week Jim notes that Mrs May has been able to keep her Brexit show on the road for now. He claims she has been helped by a hapless Labour Opposition and speculates that the EU are unlikely to bend…
chris
30th January 2019
BlogsJust Jim

May’s deal is still in play

Jim reckons the real prospect of MPs forcing a delay in Brexit, could help Mrs May get her deal. He also reveals the vital role of a Polish curfew in the decision to leave the EU!
chris
24th January 2019
BlogsJust Jim

Can May possibly get her deal through?

Against the odds Jim sill thinks Mrs May's EU deal can prevail in some form. With no agreement on any other options, he forecasts a last minute appeal to Brussels to compromise on the Backstop could see her through eventually.
chris
10th January 2019