Three candidates lose out as the Party fights back in the tug of war between the centre and local associations.
Posts Tagged: Danny Kruger
The number of finalists appears to be the result of the local association pushing back against CCHQ’s attempts to influence the selection.
Robert Halfon: There’s a sense in the air that party splits are coming. But here’s a surprise – they won’t be over Europe
Plus: ditching Corbyn – it’s not that easy for Britain’s Jews. And: thanks to Tracey Crouch and Danny Kruger, the Big Society is back.
Extremism, drugs, bureaucracy: addressing these will take time. Ensuring hygiene and cleanliness should not.
Progress has been made, but a narrow focus prevents the area flourishing as a popular Conservative principle.
Prisons are meant to be places of punishment – and if you count enforced, soul-destroying idleness as a punishment – then they are fulfilling this function
Last week David Cameron hosted a visit by the Dutch Prime Minister. Not to be outdone, I had a meeting… Read more »
Danny Kruger: We should regard deprived communities as mini-economies, and attempt to kick-start them as we do developing nations
Why don’t we take a new approach to deprived communities, and treat them like we do deprived countries? They are… Read more »
It should have been Ralph’s week, with the play inspired by his life opening at our theatre in King’s Cross,… Read more »
DAVID CAMERON IS AT HIS BEST WITHOUT A SCRIPT It’s only a part of me that’s happy to be in… Read more »
The Marxist-Leninists have taken over the government, and this might, or might not, be a good thing. It is the… Read more »
Danny Kruger: There are many issues where our collective conscience is a surer guide than individual choice
I funked it. Invited on Newsnight recently to discuss whether the Cameron government had abandoned its social liberalism, I blatantly… Read more »