The lesson from the Brexit years is that the Tory party is not useless but listless. Boris's Tories are no different, says Patrick O'Flynn
But there was soon chaos as he struggled to contain Tory dissent. He threw 21 Tories - including Winston Churchill's grandson - out of the party for trying to prevent a No Deal Brexit. An emotional Sir Nicholas Soames condemned the 'disloyal' PM
It’s hard to remember that just over a year ago the Brexit Party and the Lib Dems had both led our Westminster voting intention polls, relegating the Tories and Labour into third place #thisisnotnormal
The Tories secured their Hard Brexit today. They did this by becoming the Brexit party/UKIP. Here is me setting out a few home truths to them. I know you will like it....
Figures from first week of election campaign show Conservatives received millions more in large donations (over £7500) than any other party: Tories £5,673,646 Lib Dems £275,000 Brexit Party £250,000 Labour £218,500 Alliance (NI) £60,000 Greens £30,000
Our latest Westminster voting intention has the Lib Dems in first place and the Brexit Party second place, with Labour and the Tories pushed into third: Lib Dem - 24% Brexit Party - 22% Con - 19% Labour - 19% Green - 8% UKIP - 1% Change UK - 1% Other - 6%
Latest YouGov poll has Brexit party with twice as many votes as Labour and Lib Dem’s. And three times more than Tories. This whole Brexit business could destroy the party system as we’ve known it.