Futhermore, the Government needs to sharpen up its sense of mission. And there is a heap of talent on the Tory backbenches.
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Standard disabled toilets are not enough to make important venues and attractions open to all. The Government must push for more Changing Places.
Freeman is right about a new Policy Commission to prepare for the next election – complete with non-Tory members
The 1997 experience of Downing Street keeping the manifesto process to itself was unhappy. The Party needs to draw on wider talent to reinvent itself in government.
Spreadsheet Phil must become Storyteller Phil – if his Budget is to succeed where the Tory conference failed
The Chancellor needs to help deliver the sense of direction so strikingly absent in Manchester last month, and indeed since last June’s election.
The Centre for Policy Studies is working with many young, passionate Conservatives to build a better Britain.
You would have to go back more than 20 years to find a time when fewer secretaries of state held northern constituencies.
May’s damaged authority is having a beneficial side-effect – namely, freeing Tory MPs to think aloud about the Party’s future.
Raab, Badenoch, Sunak, O’Brien, Eustice, Frazer and Tugendhat should all be more senior and more visible.
The fourth article in a five-piece series by the author on how Britain must prepare for March 31 2019 – and has less than 600 days to get it right.
Seema Kennedy becomes the Prime Minister’s second PPS. Brexiteer Kwasi Kwarteng is PPS to Philip Hammond. And much, much more.
Even after Brexit it is in the interests of the UK for the remaining member states to prosper.
May’s team have got off to a good start, but as they take stock after conference some early challenges are clearly taking shape.
It’s predominately a tight-knit group of former staffers who’ve worked together before. No change there. But it has a more provincial and state school feel.
Meanwhile, Leave campaigners are pitching targeted messages to voters from a non-EU background.
On the surface, this intake looks different from those that have preceded it – and is in some respects. But beneath it, this is in many ways a very traditional Tory group.