Howlett's email bombardment.

New Conservative Future Chairman, Ben Howlett is on his second day at the helm. He says he is spending most of it reading and replying to 150 emails. tBg wonders what all 150 emails say, maybe demanding ballots? It is thought some of the emails date back to 2009.

Meanwhile, The Guardians' Hugh Muir has congratulated Ben on becoming CF Chairman.

Hugh said: "Let us welcome Ben Howlett, the newly elected head of the Tory youth wing, Conservative Future. Not least because in a torrid campaign he had to fend off scurrilous claims..."