Adam Afriyie’s quest for world domination continues from strength to strength.
Guido hears that the future Tory leader has been taking tea-party soundings with various backbenchers.
These niceties are essential for any future Prime Minister building support amongst his party troops, yet you would have expected someone of Afriyie’s monumental standing and renowned competence to keep a list of who has been invited.
The Tory benches are awash with tales of various members being summoned for not one, but two, cuppas and a chat with their future leader, only to discover Adam is introducing himself again as if they had never met. Yes he did!