Alistair Thompson: The SNP want to nationalise children. Another reason for denying the tartan...

The stakes could not be higher. The SNP look certain to sweep the board at the general election, with Labour being reduced to a rump party north of the border and the Lib Dems...

Candidate of the Day: Jacob Rees Mogg

One of the most articulate, entertaining, and highly rebellious MPs of the 2010 intake, the privileged, unabashed archetypal Conservative Jacob Rees Mogg is a species Dave Cameron tried to wipe out. A practicing Christian, Rees...

Villain of the day: Nick Clegg

Oh great. Yet more tax. Nick Clegg has said owners of second homes in rural beauty spots should pay double the rate of council tax. Why should people pay for his government’s failure to...

Hero of the day: John Major

You won’t find us praising Sir John too often. But the Tory wet and former PM has been proved right the Union. He said devolution would lead to its break up and now he's...
Conservative Woman readers

Reader’s Comment of the Day: I don’t want to subject my little girl to...

In response to Laura Perrins: Dave’s vision of cradle to the grave conservatism is not for me, Dan Tubb wrote: I’m quite a fan of TCW, and read almost everything on this site. But this article...
feminist furies

Kathy Gyngell: Men should stand up to feminists, not turn their backs on womankind

Peter Lloyd , author of  Stand By Your Manhood, is fighting back - against the feminisation of society.  Good for him and good for the Daily Mail for serialising parts of his magnum opus. He...

Nick Booth: TV debates are like the Eurovision Song Contest. All meaningless lyrics and...

There was always a danger that the televised election leadership debates would end up like the Eurovision Song Contest without the songs. But it surpassed even the most dire predictions. The BBC’s version of...

Nick Wood’s Campaign Commentary: When will the English wake from their slumbers?

For we are the people of England, that never have spoken yet.  This famous line from the turn of the century writer and poet G K Chesterton may yet come to define an election held...
labour councils

Belinda Brown: Feminists have dismantled the social conventions that protected women against rape

Feminists recently got upset by a very sensible Sussex Police poster advising young women to stick together on their night out. What I would suggest really sparked feminist anxiety was a non-overtly feminist organisation...

Hero of the Day: Dan Hannan

We don’t like new taxes. But this one is a corker. Dan Hannan wants a celebrity fame tax of 20 percent. Who would pay? "The sorts of people who get recruited by political causes as...