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Rishi Sunak leaves No. 11 Downing Street ahead of his summer statement to Parliament (photo: Press Association)
Sunak’s ‘V-shaped’ gamble

It’s easy to see how Sunak’s proposals can work with a ‘V-shaped’, bounce-back economic recovery – but events may overtake him without one.

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Boris Johnson sported a new haircut as he visited a new rail factory earlier this week, but his exuberance is yet to return (photo: Press Association)
I worry about ‘brittle’ Boris

He bangs the dispatch box during prime minister’s questions, as if following a stage direction. But there’s profound and growing sadness in his eyes.