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Neither Labour nor the nationalists have demonstrated the attitude required to get the most from decentralised government. Conservatives could do better.
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Nicky Morgan’s leadership ambitions and next week’s Conservative Conference give us the chance to hold a snap review.
Could the SNP refuse such an offer?
It was perfectly possible to foresee where undecided voters were likely to go when at last they got round to making up their minds.
The threat posed by Scottish Nationalists to the Union has had the beneficial consequence of reinvigorating the Scottish Conservatives.
“Can the Conservatives fight back against Labour faster than Labour can fight back against the SNP?”
A big lesson from the sum of recent Lord Ashcroft Polls is that the balance between Labour’s strength in England and its weakness in Scotland could be decisive in May.
Perhaps. But it’s hard to see where a significant Tory breakthrough is going to come from in time for next May.
With: David Mundell’s non-flag. £4.50 for an egg mayonnaise roll. Justice for Rob Wilson. Swearing from Lord Ashcroft. And: How will we all survive without the Bow Group?
The SNP want to rip the United Kingdom apart for their own ideological reasons.
Well over one 150,000 people have been killed, at least nine million people are internally displaced and two and a half million refugees.
Ruth Davidson, leader of the Scottish Tories, has an optimistic message for colleagues around the UK
She tells Andrew Gimson that Scottish Conservatives are determined to defend the UK, and may even prosper by doing so.
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