With the Government’s position more secure, the Conservatives are finally turning to the task of finding out what went so horribly wrong in June – and you can take part.
Posts Tagged: Eric Pickles
To help win a new generation of young voters, the Conservatives need a new Swinton College – or a modern equivalent
It was the brainchild of Rab Butler, set up to educate Tory members. 54,000 Conservative activists, agents and other students took courses.
Iain Dale: Rudd to the Treasury, a Gove comeback, McLoughlin to quit. What may happen in the reshuffle.
Oh, and Timothy and Hill should be moved on from being co-Chiefs of Staff – the former to head up policy, the latter press.
This pledge follows alarming evidence that democracy was undermined in Tower Hamlets.
It is doubtless bad manners to ask, on day two of his new job, what he will do next. But posing the question and trying to answer it is irresistible.
The council has a “not invented here, silo based and council-knows-best attitude”.
Councils sitting on multi million pound empty houses will be held to account
There can be no place for Rotten Boroughs in 21st Britain
It is better to help small shops by cutting their tax – not increasing the tax on big shops.
The various killjoys can no longer claim to be attacking with any kind of official endorsement.
With Mr Pickles it strikes me that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts
46 per cent of them have a mental health problem, 30 per cent are experiencing domestic violence.
We all have the power to scrutinise what happens in our town halls.
Labour claims each meeting costs £40,000. Their justifications don’t really add up.
Councillors in rural areas often have to travel long distances to the council chamber