It comes with a stipulation of its own. My constituency estimates, to adapt my 2015 mantra, are a probability, not a prediction.
Lord Ashcroft: In the West Midlands, the heads of my Labour-background focus group battle with their hearts
“I just feel worried. I don’t know if I would a hundred per cent want to vote for the Conservatives, because still emotionally I’m attached to Labour.”
Rail liberalisation is being extended into the EEA agreement: the Fourth Railway Package is set to increase competition further.
The second article in our mini-series series focusing on the topic of intergenerational fairness argues that none of us cannot afford to neglect the young.
They want a market that lines their pockets at the expense of the overwhelming majority of their customers.
The next few years abroad will be as absorbing as any in recent years, and will demand more of the new Tory intake’s attention than might be considered usual.
Sunder Katwala: Will the Conservatives have more ethnic minority MPs than Labour after this election?
The Tories are making gradual rather than spectacular progress on ethnic diversity – as the party’s class of 2017 looks set to prove.
Peter Walker: A week on from Abbott’s car crash interview, it’s clear Labour hasn’t a clue about policing
Her attempted policy announcement was PR fluff, based on a failure to understand the practicalities of law and order.
Gender, race and sexuality dominated the early phases of Tory modernisation. The Prime Minister is now scaling the most challenging peak: class.
Charlie Elphicke: Don’t assume that Macron will push our border back to Dover. Here’s how we can reach agreement.
France’s new president may be a more positive force for Britain than people expect. But we need to be ready – deal or no deal.
The first article in our mini-series series focusing on the topic of intergenerational fairness comes from Age UK, and argues the value of pensions must be sustained.
Engagement and commercial benefits must not be sought at any price, lest we hand the region and our own citizens over to fanatics.
There has been progress – and there are signs that many BME Labour voters are beginning to feel that their votes are being taken for granted.
Adam Wildman: Why the pollution panic? Our air is getting cleaner. May should ignore the scaremongering – and help drivers
We should not let the Left’s virtue-signalling convince us that imposing further penalties on drivers would be a good idea.
The poor showing for UKIP and the Lib Dems proves those on both sides of the debate wish to move on.