All three parties have a middling band of targets – what leaps out is how so many Cameron-era gains now seem out of the Tories’ reach.
Amidst the gathering leadership election debate, there is a lack of focus on who such voters are and where they live.
Two seats held by the Liberal Democrats and one held by Labour form the latest tranche of Tory targets.
There are many seats in London that are also C1/C2 heavy: it is just that they are outer London seats.
Plus: An idea for May. A quote from YouGov. A cancelled lunch. A headline from the Economist. Could Gove return? And: could Bercow be ousted?
Continuing our series on the key contests in each region and nation.
Plus details of selections in Clwyd South, Delyn, Wrexham, Moray, West Aberdeenshire & Kincardine, and more.
Both parties hammered the Lib Dems as a clutch of very slender victories gave Labour their point of light on election night.
Our fifth battleground summary explores the capital, where Labour and the Conservatives square off whilst trying to squeeze out the Liberal Democrats.