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New Govia boss pledges to fix shambolic train service

As the revised December timetable looms, Welwyn Hatfield MP Grant Shapps has hauled the new Govia CEO Patrick Verwer into a meeting in Parliament to demand urgent improvements to the service. Following the shambolic introduction of the May timetable by Govia...

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To summarise the 585 page Brexit WITHDRAWAL AGREEMENT (plus future partnership proposal): We gain back immigration control, but the price is..

29 likes, 36 comments13 hours ago

VERDICT: after 585 pages & copious cups of coffee, this #WithdrawalAgreement looks v. problematic. £39bn to get out of Europe, but run by Europe…

111 likes, 63 comments1 day ago

Today’s 585 page #BrexitAgreement reading will perhaps reveal why even Dominic Raab who negotiated this has now said he cannot back the deal!

58 likes, 38 comments3 days ago

This evening constituents are rightly asking whether I’ll vote for the new Brexit deal? ANSWER: I’ll read all 500 pgs of the withdrawal agreement,..

57 likes, 32 comments5 days ago

New Govia boss pledges to fix ‘unacceptable’ train service

Pleased that Govia’s new CEO has promised to fix the unacceptable service on our trains. This cannot come soon enough for Welwyn Hatfield commuters…

22 likes, 3 comments6 days ago

To summarise the 585 page Brexit WITHDRAWAL AGREEMENT (plus future partnership proposal): We gain back immigration control, but the price is agreeing to a permanent de facto Customs Union - which we may never unilaterally leave. Looks like a poor trade off. *Pours another coffee*

VERDICT: after 585 pages & copious cups of coffee, this #WithdrawalAgreement looks v. problematic. £39bn to get out of Europe, but run by Europe. -To support this, requires 2 key changes. 1.Unilateral method of leaving backstop. 2.Future trade deal fleshed out beyond flimsy 7 pgs

I'll be discussing my latest reading of the 585 Withdrawal Agreement on @SkyNews after 3pm news https://t.co/jZlJtLHxiK

This is somewhat ominous: As I continue reading the 585 page Withdrawal Agreement it's becoming clear this hasn't actually been proof-read. Presumably the incomplete section pictured is in reference to a Joint Political Declaration? But who knows really...

Today's 585 page #BrexitAgreement reading will perhaps reveal why even @DominicRaab who negotiated this has now said he cannot back the deal!

This evening constituents rightly asking whether I'll vote for the new Brexit deal? ANSWER: I'll read all 500 pgs of the withdrawal agreement, alongside the UK/EU statement about our future relationship. Then, I'll base my vote on considered view of whether it stacks up to £39bn.

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