She voted for Davis in 2005, and her hero is Airey Neave: “The escape from Colditz is I think probably the coolest thing any British politician has ever done.”
Meanwhile, Leave campaigners are pitching targeted messages to voters from a non-EU background.
The Mayor of London leads the Business Secretary by a single vote.
Boris’s score falls by six points and May drops to fourth place.
Given recent expressions of interest in the post, we have a record number of runners and riders.
If it happens, there are too many potential candidates for some of them not to be household names for only 15 minutes.
The aftershock of Cameron’s bombshell. Plus: Two Bobs and the slivovitz. John Hayes in a Wheelie Bin. And: Richard III – Vaz’s part in his downfall.
Including the latest from the rolling future leadership hustings at the Pale, Male and stale Dining Club.
Aladdin: Gloria de Piero. Widow Twanky: Chris Bryant. Abananzer: Peter Mandelson. Genie of the Lamp, Michael Gove. Princess Lotus Blossom: Gavin Williamson…
The plotters may have sheathed their knives, but they’re not exactly happy and that unhappiness could make itself known once again.
Parting is such sweet sorrow.
Despite the amendment attempt, and Labour attempts to talk the Bill out, the 2017 referendum is still on track.
Conservatives are united in favour of giving the people a say – but this result will boost UKIP.
There’s no majority in the Commons for a pre-2017 referendum. All the Afriyie amendment can help achieve is to delay and thus endanger the bill.