Chris Pincher, the new appointee, must stay in the post for the rest of this Parliament. It’s the only way that a strategy can be implemented properly.
Would the Government have the bottle for planning, childcare and police overhauls – and will Downing Street sign up to this plan anyway?
In this new political battle, the greatest tension will not be left v right or even fiscal
doves v economic hawks. It will be a battle between creativity and convention.
The third piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
Churchill in his Liberal days wore with pride the scar inflicted on his forehead by the copy of Standing Orders hurled at him by an enraged Tory in 1912.