My programme: Let grammars expand. Means-test incidental health costs. The Green Deal is a joke. Immigration is still a farce. Apologise for same sex marriage.
Many feel that the Tories have drifted away from their small-c conservative roots. I feel that too.
Miliband and Labour are relying on divisions on the Right to prop them up. Let’s not give the them that satisfaction.
Nor wealth taxes, but savings credits.
Unless there is a significant increase in women MPs at the 2015 general election, we will need to look at this issue in detail, and all options should be on the table.
Plus: Nigel and the whips. Why Peter Oborne believes that I am Nostradamus. Lord Steel must have heard the Cyril Smith rumours. And: Two Thatchers & Two Queens.
Had Margaret Thatcher’s Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary lived, Unionism might have been revived throughout the United Kingdom.
As in 1983, the choice is is stark: either to continue progress towards recovery, or to follow extreme and damaging Labour policies
Voters detect, in expressions like “hard-working families”, an intolerable bogusness.
The Conservatives must be for something, not against everything – and thus follow in the footsteps of their greatest post-war election winner.
Mind you, Heath’s Law probably applies: “The next election will resemble the last election more closely than most people believe.”
Mandela’s co-Peace Prize winner defends the former Prime Minister in today’s Times.
Plus: Same-sex marriages on Tebbit’s birthday. Puffed-up Sir Ian Kennedy. Publish, Rob Wilson, publish! And: Why I’m a fat bastard.
When it comes to South Africa and Thatcher, some Labour MPs are touting politics, not history.
The Centre will celebrate Lady Thatcher’s life and achievements, and look to the future, educating a new generation at home and abroad about her values.