A is for Iain

Guido knew last night that Iain Dale was on the A-list and he has now said so on his own blog. It seemed a crazy oversight that he was not on the A-list the first time round.

Iain is, partly as a result of his blog, immensely popular with rank and file activists, who can see his honesty and determination come out through his engaging writing.

He intends to risk continuing blogging despite the difficulties that a candid candidate faces writing a blog. Hmmm, of course if he should stop blogging Guido will be happy to have one less competitor snapping at his heels. So any advice Guido might proffer is tainted, but you know, maybe…

Tip offs: 0709 284 0531

Quote of the Day

Dominic Raab wrote in his letter of resignation…

“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”


Guidogram: Sign up

Subscribe to the most succinct 7 days a week daily email read by thousands of Westminster insiders.