What, you mean David Cameron’s speech on Europe was not enough to satisfy Tory backbenchers?
The Mail certainly thinks so. It assures us that, “News of the cloak-and-dagger moves rocked No.10”.
Actually, the chances of this ‘stalking horse’ rocking anything are rather slim. For all the Mail’s hype, the truth is revealed several paragraphs into the story:
Mr Afriyie... is said to be frustrated at failing to be appointed a Minister.While his main supporter Mark Field...
...was sacked as a frontbencher by Mr Cameron.As Cameron himself might say, “Calm down, dear.”