It's not the "agenda of abandoment" attack that Mandelson made a few days ago. But, rather, a return to the "cross-dressing" territory of last year. As Mandelson puts it, "[Cameron's] tightly knit group of associates has simply pinched a few ideas from our campaign manual, rather than fundamentally reforming the party to make it fit for office." And he even tries to locate this point in the make-up of Cameron's top team:
"On the one hand, there is Steve Hilton, the thoughtful strategist behind Mr Cameron's more "touchy-feely" moments and an admirer of New Labour. On the other, there is Andy Coulson, a former News of the World editor, who sees no reason to veer from gut Thatcherite instincts."
Whatever, it's funny to think that their chief play, now, is for those gravitating towards the yellow corner.