May’s damaged authority is having a beneficial side-effect – namely, freeing Tory MPs to think aloud about the Party’s future.
All the latest news of shortlists and selections from right across the country.
The Prime Minister’s social justice adviser, who stood against Corbyn in 2015, is chosen to succeed Pickles.
Alex Burghart, the Prime Minister’s social justice adviser, completes the trio.
The idea was floated by the Government in September of 2020, but so far nothing has materialised.