This website hosts material circulated earlier to a restricted number of selected Parliamentary, industrial and City figures, together with other interested parties.

The list of those with "first look" is by invitation, with numbers kept low so that enquiries get immediate replies.

Please click the button below for my view of the position following the parliamentary defections from the two major parties, Corbyn's gritted-teeth assent to a possible second referendum and the Cooper amendment introducing the prospect of delay.

The sway of the ERG

The graphics below illustrates the influence of the European Research Group over the three divisions in which it has voted against the Goverrment.