Malcolm Rifkind’s presumptive successor as MP for Kensington is off to an uncertain start if her performance at a recent Age UK hustings is anything to go by.
Kensington Tories have just delivered one of their first ‘short campaign’ leaflets — dubbed ‘Out Of Touch’ by some local residents because they only appear at election time.
With Malcolm Rifkind stepping down to spend more time with his lucrative consultancy roles, ConHome report the final three in the Tories’ job-for-life Kensington selection are private schools lobbyist Charlotte Vere (at least her fifth selection attempt since November 2013), Boris sidekick Victoria Borwick and, errrr, Shaun Bailey. The papers will cast Bailey as the square peg in the round […]
So Malcolm Rifkind has fallen on his sword, with plotting by local Tories playing no small role. Seditious members of Kensington Conservative Association were aided by the timing of the following: Kensington Conservative Association AGM is on Thursday The Conservative group on Kensington and Chelsea borough meets on Monday Having been suspended from the party, Rifkind […]