The Party has a Code of Conduct – but how it works in practice becomes less and less clear by the minute.
May’s Chequers “charm offensive” continues with a letter to Tory members – but is it making any difference?
It might even make things worse to spend Party funds to simply repeat the same messages, so long after the summit.
The tech and digital communications policy specialist won through on Friday night.
Bath, Bishop Auckland, Bristol North West, Peterborough, and Wirral West are seeking candidates, as are several northern cities.
Also: candidate applications are set to open in Peterborough, in preparation for a possible forthcoming by-election.
That the MP for Corby feels able to accept an office vacated over opposition to Chequers illustrates division amongst the Brexiteers.
The Prime Minister completes the mini-reshuffle she started last week. Will she now give the new appointees a chance to grow into the role?
Selections. Four more seats open for applications – High Peak, Bury North, Darlington and Blackpool South.
Two of the four were lost last year; two more were last held over 25 years ago. All are now non-southern marginals – or should be.
If change was needed at the whips’ office, it isn’t at all clear why it was this change.
The former Foreign Secretary contrasts Theresa May’s Lancaster House speech with the Chequers agreement.
The list presents selectors with a wide range of experience and backgrounds to whittle down to the eventual shortlist.
Stephen Hammond’s loss and Phillip Lee’s win. Full list of Conservatives who rebelled on Trade Bill amendments.
The presence of four Labour Leavers helped the UK to avoid a customs union – but their absence on a more minor amendment produced a Government defeat.
That’s ten gone from the front bench or CCHQ – and it would be surprising were there not more today.
Frank Field, Kate Hoey, Graham Stringer and Kelvin Hopkins voted with the Government.
‘…the Brexit White Paper will inevitably put me in direct conflict with the views expressed by a large section of my constituents….’