The campaign is yet to start, Reckless is no hero and grassroots Tories are up for the fight. It’s all to play for.
Posts Tagged: Clacton
Fascinating research from the Fabian Society.
In some of the poorest areas of our country Labour have dropped out
Plus: Determined, Bewildered, Despondent, Ecstatic…IDS adapts his Work Programme categories for Conservative MPs
We must get used to an outward-facing Chief Whip. What would Francis Urquhart have thought?
Heresy of the week: “Tattoo-parlour Britain” isn’t the alternative to liberal Britain, but its by-product
The choice between the paths represented by Cambridge and Clacton doesn’t exist
The Frinton councillor defeated Cllr Sue Lissimore in a ballot of 240 constituents.
The sea is our border, but not our limit. It can teach us about ourselves and our nation.
Two councillors – one a former sitcom star – will fight it out in a public meeting tomorrow.
Nadhim Zahawi MP: The real Tory divide is between the majority that wants to win and the minority that doesn’t
The latter need to ask themselves: when did they become the thing they most hate in the world. When did they become LibDems?
Away from the playgrounds of the prosperous, “tattoo-parlour Britain” is very much today’s Britain
A senior source told me yesterday that “we are determined to put our best foot forward” – and compared the Carswell defection to a family bereavement.
Coming Soon: Politicos Guide to the General Election. Top 100 Most Influential People on the Right. And: In honour of Clifford Norden, who died in World War One.
One cheer for the news of an “open primary” to pick the by-election candidate. It’s a missed opportunity for a postal vote.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: hostilities suspended as Cameron and Miliband unite in the face of terrorism
Only the points of order raised against John Bercow by three Tory MPs struck a partisan note.