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If the Queen can bestow honorary titles on pop stars and sportspeople, why not on a few more engineers?

Text first published February 10, 2014 on Conservative Home It’s excellent news that Sir James Dyson is doubling the size of his base in Malmesbury and along with it the number of engineers he employs. But he reckons we need … Continue reading

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Will Reshoring Boost Britain?

I remember on my first visit to Mumbai in 1983, being taken aside by a shopkeeper who asked me, in a conspiratorial whisper, if I had any Camay soap on my person. It was then explained to me how hard … Continue reading

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Boosting Britain in the East of England

Recently I have been busy trying to boost British morale (@boostingbritain) for a number of reasons, one of which I covered in my last post. There is no doubt that as a society we don’t think enough about our manufacturing … Continue reading

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