Mostly ERG-aligned Leavers – but roughly ten former Remainers, a core of whom now back a second referendum.
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A vocal Brexiteer, a vocal critic of the Government’s plans, and two newly-elected MPs (Simon Clarke and Vicky Ford) were unsuccessful in the race.
The number was expected to be higher, but in the end the rebellion was smaller than anticipated.
The insurgents love the seaside, hate the Tories and pay close attention to the local election results.
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Yesterday in Parliament, Richard Bacon, a Conservative backbencher, tried to introduce a Bill which would… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The Daily Mail this morning reports on the 118 Conservative MPs who have written to… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. We know that 91 Tories voted against the Lords Reform Bill last night. That's… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Robert Halfon, the Member of Parliament for Harlow, and one of the most successful… Read more »
34 Conservative MPs write to Andrew Lansley to express “serious concerns” about plain tobacco packaging
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. On Friday, 50 MPs, including 34 Conservatives, wrote a letter to the Health Secretary,… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter Philip Cowley and Mark Stuart of the University of Nottingham have released a new pamplet… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter As reported last week, this Parliament has seen more rebellions than during the Major… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter. Last night at least 32 Tory MPs (listed below) voted with Labour against an… | 110 comments
Here is the latest in our series of Twenty Questions with members of the Class of 2010… Gordon Henderson was… Read more »
Charlotte Leslie, Gavin Barwell, Christopher Pincher, Heather Wheeler and Gordon Henderson all deliver maiden speeches on education
Below is a final quintet of excerpts from maiden speeches delivered during Wednesday’s debate on the Queen’s Speech. Charlotte Leslie,… Read more »