1. Peter Franklin asks if local by elections really matter.
2. Tracey Crouch is back. She wanted you to know.
3. Ben, a convicted murderer, asks if he, as a prisoner should be allowed to blog.
4. PoliticalBetting questions the validity of ConservativeHome polls and suggests a solution.
5. Douglas Carswell on micro-financing in Uganda.
6. Stephen Glenn says men have eating disorders too.
And as a bonus, Hopi Sen on how he can get to be Leader of the Labour Party. And not before time.