Exclusive: Amber Rudd today announces that she is resigning from the cabinet and quitting the Conservative Party over Boris Johnson’s “purge” of the party and his “failure” to pursue a deal with the EU. Read the full story here:
SUNDAY TIMES EXCLUSIVE Amber Rudd resigns over Brexit and Boris purge. Read our story here
Sunday Times reporting six cabinet ministers feel the same as Amber Rudd... yikes
Amber Rudd today announces that she is resigning from the cabinet and quitting the Conservative Party over Boris Johnson’s “purge” of the party and his “failure” to pursue a deal with the EU.
Prediction: lots of SW1 bubble talk about the harm this will do. Boris will increase poll lead
I’m no Conservative but recognise the salutary insights of that tradition. It should be obvious, and plainly is to senior Tory figures, that the party & HMG have thrown that wisdom overboard under an abysmal leader & in pursuit of an idée fixe.
"Amber Rudd resigns from cabinet and quits Tories... denounces PM’s ‘purge’ of 21 Tory rebels as an 'assault on decency and democracy', and says leaving with a deal is no longer the government’s main objective"