Speeches

The Cost of Corbyn

The Cost of Corbyn 

I’m very pleased to be here at the Bolton Lad’s & Girls Club.

 

When I were a lad, you wouldn’t have been able to keep me away from a place like this.

 

When I was Home Secretary, and a bit more grown-up…

 

Chancellor's speech: Unleash Britain's potential

Image by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images. 

It’s great to be back here in Manchester…

…. and out of Westminster.

We didn’t call this election because we want one.

We want to get on with governing…

…and we know the next few weeks are going to be tough.

Conservative Party Conference Speech 2018

Thank you conference for that welcome.

It’s a huge privilege to be standing here as Home Secretary.

Now I know the question on your mind.

So let’s just deal with it upfront.

Yes, I did watch Bodyguard.

No, it wasn’t very realistic…

The Chancellor's Conference Speech 2019

Thank you for that welcome…

And can I welcome my mum.

You saw her in that video…

… and she is here with us today for her first conference.

Twenty years ago,

Mum thought it was a big deal

when she watched the first Asians move into Coronation Street,

Spending round 2019: Chancellor's speech

Mr Speaker,

Let me start by saying a few words around the circumstances around today’s statement.

We are in uncharted waters.

I understand the strong feelings around the House on these important questions.

Confronting extremism together

Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP gave a speech on confronting extremism at the Coin Street Community Centre in London on Friday 19 July 2019.

Team Saj Launch Speech: Tomorrow's Leader, Today

"Tomorrow's Leader, Today" - Sajid Javid launches bid to become Prime Minister for Brexit & Beyond

At a packed afternoon event in central London, the Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Home Secretary and contender to be the next Prime Minister, delivered the below remarks.

Scottish Conservatives conference speech

It’s great to be in Aberdeen…

Or should I say it’s a relief.

I asked my team how far I could get away from Westminster, without leaving the UK - so here I am!

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I love visiting Scotland, both in my capacity as Home Secretary and for personal reasons.

Secretary of State's speech at the Design Quality Conference

Winston Churchill famously said: “We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.”

That’s certainly true for me.

As you may know, I grew up above the family shop.

I lived on a road that has been labelled by one newspaper as “Britain’s most dangerous street”.