Lord Ashcroft, the controversial billionaire Tory donor (and financial benefactor of my own company so I have to publish his side of the story if that is what he wants), has written a tough public critique of what he sees as the costly flaws in the Conservative Party's election campaign. In his analysis, the Tory life peer criticises the party for:
Not making use of the millions of pounds I threw at it from my untaxed income to win the election at a canter.
"Cameron's getting no more moolah from me. In fact I am thinking of asking for a refund. But I want to keep the peerage."