This unusual leader still evokes passions in his Party even decades after his surprise election victory.
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A handful of ordinary members may let the rest of us down, but I have seen no sign that our Party systemically encourages anti-Muslim hatred.
For over twenty years I have campaigned tirelessly to make sure that all volunteers receive the recognition and Party involvement that their selfless efforts deserve.
A new play explores life after Brexit, when the old parties are swept aside and an irresistible popular movement is born
Michael McManus uses the theatre to explore the potential for an anti-immigrant party to break away not from the Tories, but from Labour.
Tatchell defends anti-abortion protests – and tells how he got Cameron and Johnson to support same-sex marriage
The veteran LGBT campaigner says the former Prime Minister’s aides “were terrified I might try and kiss him, or superglue myself to the Cabinet table”.
An inspiring policy vision and more democratic decision-making can help the Tories rebuild their campaigning machine.
TRIN’s committee aims to create a sense of common purpose among those interested in a part of the political spectrum that has attracted too little scholarly attention.
Interview: Lewis -“At conference this year, I and the Prime Minister are determined that the members feel it is their conference.”
The Party Chairman intends to remove from the candidates’ list those who failed to campaign in the local elections.
The Conservative campaign machine has upped its game – but the loss of activists’ trust in the central Party is taking time to repair
Some local campaigns printed off full duplicates of their canvassing data, in case CCHQ repeated last year’s trick of selectively turning off VoteSource.
WATCH: Lewis – there’s “a big contrast” between us and Labour in terms of representatives’ behaviour problems
The party chairman talks about the need to avoid “double standards” and “misinformation”.
Andrew Goodfellow: The Conservative Research Department is as effective as ever – in a more complex and challenging world
Andrew Gimson’s article on this site yesterday was wrong about its condition. The quality of SpAds that it produces is still high.
These local elections will make a big difference to people’s lives. Join me on the campaign trail.
We need to illustrate how the wonders of today’s world would never have been created by an all-powerful state.
He made grotesque errors of taste and judgement – see “Rivers of Blood”. But even his critics admit that he was one of the great parliamentarians of the 20th century.
In the second piece in our three-part mini-series, the Mayor tells ConservativeHome that freeport status can transform the area.