Conservatism is doomed. Head for the hills

So a perfect night for Labour – victories for pretty much every candidate except Ken Livingstone (probably), whom party MPs and activists have hardly been falling over themselves to endorse in recent weeks. And so the tragi-comic King Ralph-like scenario of Ed Miliband actually becoming the heir to Palmerston and Salisbury is now, bizarrely, closer, unless the Government can pull off a serious economic miracle before 2015 (and assuming the faeces-gun that is the hacking scandal does not land a… Read on