Activists were asked to trust in a targeting analysis that proved to be based on flawed data and assumptions that were overturned by the manifesto.
On the anniversary of the EU referendum, the party leadership needs an audit of what went wrong this month, and a plan for the Tory future in this Parliament.
Lord Ashcroft’s research suggests where the party performed poorly or badly on June 8: among women, younger voters and Remain supporters.
The campaign has exposed weaknesses in the CCHQ machine. A new broom is required. But May has sent for the old one.
The Party is damned if she goes quickly, and damned if she doesn’t. And, all the while, the threat of a no confidence challenge hangs over her head.
This no-holds-barred conversation will involve members, activists, digital friends, MPs, councillors and professional staff – and I want all the big questions asked.
Three easy ways to communicate the Conservative message to Generation Y.
Osborne’s fashion choice of high vis jackets and hard hats reflects a relentless focus on the economy
The Anglosphere model for David Cameron and the Conservatives should be John Key and his National Party in New Zealand.