I have not had such a violent reaction to a blog this year as to “this blogger’s a reluctant Tory“. It clearly deserves this.The Tories aren’t going away, as Prospect quipped – they are the never ending Tory.
They may be immortal but they are not immutable and there are people within that party who both want change and are open to new ideas.
I know this also to be the case with other parties, the Labour party has views on pensions much closer to mine, I would not want to change them.
So if there is such a thing as a tactical dissenter, that is me. I would rather not lie about my intentions and I would like people to know that when I put an X against the execrable Mark Field, conservative candidate for City and Westminster, it will be with the greatest of reluctance.
I may be saying “good-bye” to many good friendships as I press “publish” on this one. Here goes….
– more positively – read this! http://www.itv.com/news/2017-06-07/real-politics-is-back-out-with-the-bland-easy-choices/