Youth politics has lived up to its reputation for viciousness in the past few days, with senior members of Conservative Future (CF) dripping poison about their ex-comrade, UKIP defector Alexandra Swann. After the former CF deputy chair crossed the floor, young Tory boys (and Tory girls) have been queuing up to put the boot in — […]

As the infamous pictures of Cameron, Osborne and Boris in the Bullingdon Club have come to epitomise the current Tory leadership, could the image above do the same for the next generation? It shows the latter stages of a champagne-fuelled party held by Conservative Future, with their newly re-elected chairman Ben Howlett lying barely conscious as […]

The leader of the Conservative Party’s youth organisation has been called “patronising” and “snobbish” after insulting the diets of northerners, describing the party’s successes in the region as the “gravy revolution”. The Tory website London Spin — previously the venue of appalling anti-gypsy racism — claimed that Conservative Future chair Ben Howlett has “committed to having chips and gravy with […]